Washington State

Vancouver BC Tourist Information and City Guide

The State of Washington is located just 45 minutes south of Vancouver BC.  There are a number of interesting attractions situated just south of the Canada-USA international border.

Mount Baker, for example, is the 10,000 foot volcano that is visible from many locations in downtown Vancouver.  It is a great place to ski, snowboard and hike.

Mount Baker, near Vancouver BC
Mount Baker - 10,000 feet

The volcano can be seen from many locations in Vancouver. One of the best views is from the summit of Grouse Mountain on Vancouver's North Shore.

The community of La Conner WA is about 90 minutes south of Vancouver.  It is situated in the tulip growing district of the state and is a magnificent place to visit in the springtime.

Mount Baker, Washington
Mount Baker as seen from Grouse Mountain

The city of Seattle Washington is located three hours south of Vancouver by car.  Train and coach services connect Vancouver with Seattle.

The islands of Washington State, including San Juan Island and Whidbey Island are also wonderful places to visit in the summer month.

For more information please visit the following sites:

Washington State Travel Guide

Seattle Travel Guide


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