Snohomish (sno-HOH'-mish) County is located in northwest Washington State, just 15 miles north of Seattle, 100 miles south of Vancouver, and a short ferry ride away from the San Juan Islands or Olympic Peninsula, Snohomish County is ideally situated for exploring the entire Pacific Northwest.
Snohomish County is a recreational mecca and its temperate climate encourages year-round outdoor fun. From bald eagle river float trips and kayaking to class V River rafting to urban and rural walking trails, hiking, biking and snow shoeing, Snohomish County has endless outdoor opportunities all within minutes of first class hotels and B&B’s.
Snohomish County offers shopping galore! Seattle Premium Outlets brings you the most exclusive brands at discounts you won’t believe. The latest in fashion trends can be found at Alderwood and Everett Mall, or if antiques and collectibles are your passion, the historic city of Snohomish is your paradise found! More than 450 antique dealers clustered in five short blocks offer diverse treasures – and qualify Snohomish as the “Antique Capital of the Northwest.” Bothell Country Village offers unique shopping with 45 specialty shops and restaurants in a farm-style atmosphere with winding brick paths and flower-lined boardwalks.
Home to the Future of Flight – Aviation Center and Boeing Tour, visit the largest building in the world to see the assembly of the Boeing 777 and 787, design your own airplane using touch-screen technology, and learn about the principal features of powered flight at interactive stations. Complete your aviation experience at the Flying Heritage Collection to view rare treasures of 20th-century military aviation. Military aviation experts conduct guided tours of Paul Allen’s collection of vintage military aircraft at Paine Field in Everett.
No matter what activities interest you, Snohomish County offers something for everyone. Snohomish County. Close to Everything. Far from Ordinary. ® www.snohomish.org 888-338-0976