Welcome To Skagit County!

Whether you’re here for a long weekend or looking to put down roots, you’re in a special place that stretches from saltwater beaches on the Salish Sea to snow-capped Cascade peaks. And of course the Skagit River, which has defined our region for centuries, runs through it.

SkagitVisitor can help you discover it all.

Things To Do

Fishing

Whether your preference is saltwater or freshwater, Skagit County has many fishing opportunities.

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Parks

From North Cascades National Park in the east to Deception Pass State Park in the west, there are plenty of parks to explore in Skagit County.

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Golf

Skagit County's six courses offer golfers all kinds of scenery, from Puget Sound to the wooded areas typically associated with Northwest Washington.

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Communities

Tribes

For thousands of years aboriginal tribes have lived in the Skagit and Samish River valleys, along the coast of the Salish Sea and on its numerous islands.

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Anacortes

Historic downtown Anacortes offers a selection of good restaurants and an interesting mix of galleries and shops.

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Upper Skagit

A scenic drive along State Route 20 includes stops in the historical towns along the Skagit River and recreation destinations in the North Cascades.

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