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

Kayaking

Kayaking is a great way to get out on the waters of western Skagit County and the nearby San Juan Islands.

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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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Fishing

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

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Communities

Clear Lake / Big Lake

Just over the hills, east of Mount Vernon, lies a valley with a chain of beautiful lakes.

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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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Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon is not only Skagit County's largest town, it is a gateway to many of the experiences that make the Northwest such a special place.

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