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

Farmer's Markets

Farmers markets start opening up in May, and many run through mid-October, with the fresh produce reflecting the seasons.

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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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Performance Groups

Music, dance and theatre have each found a welcome home, with plenty of community support.

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Communities

Anacortes

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

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Padilla Bay

Padilla Bay includes a state park, a national estuarine sanctuary and the charming towns of Bow-Edison and Bayview.

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Burlington

Burlington is a mix of old and new, with its historic shopping district and more modern shopping mall and outlet shops that draw shoppers from Seattle and Vancouver, BC.

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