There is much to see and do whilst on holiday to Cascade Mountains. This is a year round destination, and there is always something to do, no matter the season. A holiday rental home in Cascade Mountains will put you close to fabulous food, fun activities and much more. You will feel like you are in your second home!
Whether you holiday to Cascade Mountains during the winter or the summer, you will find that there is always plenty to do in the out of doors. During the winter visitors can go skiing, snowboarding, snowshoe trekking and ice skating. Rent a snowmobile and enjoy exploring on your own or as part of an organized excursion. If you holiday to Cascade Mountains during the warm weather you can enjoy swimming, fishing or canoeing in the mountain lakes, hiking or climbing. There are hiking trails to suit a variety of fitness levels, so there is something for almost everyone. Lake boat tours are also available. If you want to make the short drive to the ocean, you can embark on a whale watching expedition. See these majestic creatures in their natural environments and learn about the importance of protecting whales in the wild.
When you holiday to Cascade Mountains, you will be within a few hour drive of Seattle. Many who visit Cascade Mountains will take a day to visit Seattle and see the many museums, fine restaurants and other attractions that the city has to offer. There are also attractions located closer to Cascade Mountains. Most notable is the village of Leavenworth. Leavenworth accurately mimics a Bavarian village. You can dine on authentic German cuisine, drink at the beer garden and purchase German crafts and other items that have been imported. North Cascades National Park is a place of beauty and tranquillity. Many enjoy a scenic drive through this area. Take note that the main highway through North Cascades National Park closes from November through May.
The weather in Cascade Mountains varies depending on exactly where you are within the mountain range. The annual high temperatures range from 8° to 9° C and 14° to 17° C. The average yearly low temperatures are between -1° to 2° C and 4° to 5° C. There is some precipitation each month. The exact amount depends on where in Cascade Mountains you choose to holiday.
The closest airport to Cascade Mountains is Seattle Tacoma International Airport (SEA), which is about 3 hours away. You will need a car for use during your stay.