Local Area Attractions Near Burlington / Anacortes KOA Holiday
Our KOA is located in Northwest Washington's most pristine area. It is surrounded by pastures and trees, area is satellite friendly. This delightful campground offers an indoor heated pool and spa, playground, large recreation hall for group use for off season, game room, mini golf, bouncy house, and gem mining.
Diablo Lake Adventure
Diablo Lake Tours: Explore the remote Skagit River Gorge high in the North Cascades wilderness! Two-and-a-half-hours escorted tours depart from the Skagit Information center in Newhalem, Washington. Travel back in time on this historic boat tour offered to visitors since 1931.
If you like plump, juicy blackberries, they can be picked right on the campground property (mid-August to mid-September)
The Boeing tour includes a video about Boeing, an exhibit detailing Boeing's colorful history, a visit inside the factory to watch airplane assembly, and a drive along the flight line where completed 747, 767 and 777's are tested.
There are a dozen golf courses in the area ranging from very challenging to average difficulty. Nine, eighteen, twenty-seven holes or just the driving range to practice those hole-in-one shots. All located five to thirty minutes driving time from the campground.
Breathtakingly beautiful Vancouver offers many attractions. Visit the Vancouver Aquarium at Stanley Park, the Capilano Suspension Bridge, CN IMAX Theatre, Minter Gardens, Gas Town, Grouse Mountain, and more!
Known as the "best tiny town in Western Washington" . LaConner's picturesque downtown waterfront renders views of fishing and pleasure boats, along with many quaint shops, galleries and restaurants.
The waters around Anacortes are considered to be the best place in the world to view Orca Whales in the wild. From April to October they frequent the waters surrounding the San Juans when salmon are returning to spawn in our local rivers.
Lang's Horse and Pony Farm
The 80-acre park has been left to nature with heavily treed forest and wild ponds; it makes a perfect setting for riding as well as relaxing. Lang's offers an unbeatable family-oriented horse experience.
Ferry to Victoria, BC "The City of Gardens". Visit the Butchart Gardens. Stroll among hundreds of free-flying butterflies at the Butterfly Gardens. The kids will love the Bug Zoo! Be sure to visit the petting zoo at Beacon Park Hill. Don't miss the Empress Hotel, known for its elegant afternoon tea.
Deception Pass Tours
Deception Pass is one of the most visited attractions in Washington.
Learn about Deception Pass, the Bridge and surrounding area on this amazing tour aboard the “Island Whaler.” Enjoy the thrill of the fast jet boat through Deception Pass with a knowledgeable interpreter
360-724-3567 The Skagit Speedway is the premier motor sports facility in the Northwest United States. The season starts in April and continues every weekend through September. Weekly shows feature 410 sprint cars, 360 sprint cars and sportsman sprints. Special events include the Jim Raper Memorial Dirt Cup in June, fireworks in July and the Pennzoil 360 National in August.
San Juan Islands
Ferry to the San Juan Islands and bicycle around the Islands, go whale watching, fishing or kayaking. Visit the Whale Museum at Friday Harbor, dedicated to the Interpretation of the living whale in the wild.
Lake Whatcom Railway
The Lake Whatcom Railway is a dedicated living preservation of the Pacific Northwest's railway heritage. The coaches date to the early part of the century and were used for many years on Northern Pacific Passenger Trains out of Seattle
There are many miles of trails for every level of hiker. Choose an easy picnic hike or gear up for the Pacific Crest Trail.
Burlington boasts some of the finest shopping in the State at the Cascade and Outlet Malls.
Charter a fishing trip out of Anacortes or LaConner, plenty of lake and stream fishing nearby or take the kids trout fishing at the "Trout-U Catch'em Farm."
Wineries & Breweries
Skagit Valley is home to a growing number of wineries. Take a tour and sample some handcrafted wines at the various tasting rooms and you'll see why Skagit winemakers are excited about the future here.
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival
Every Spring, the fields of the Skagit Valley erupt into a riot of color as millions of tulips burst into bloom.
The month's festivities range from bicycle tours, art walks, and shows to markets, concerts, and wine tastings.