Vacations To Go


Exploring Puget Sound

Day 1 Friday August 30th  
5:30 p.m. Depart: Spokane  
    (From I-90 take exit 2B. Continue right on 4th. Go left on Jackson. Then left again on 2nd. Take the 1st left on King.)  
10:45 p.m. Arrive: Seattle 283
  Do: Pick-up Almanza's  
11:00 p.m. Depart: Seattle  
    (Go out of the train station. Turn right on 2nd. Take the 1st right on Jackson. Take the shortcut right on 2nd. It will become 4th. Go left on Edgar Martinez onto I-90. Take exit 181B. Go right on 196th. On the left.)  
11:20 p.m. Arrive: Lynnwood 18
  Lodge: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Seattle North Lynnwood
2515 196th Street SW
Lynnwood, WA 98036
(2 rooms with 2 Queens $126.72, 1 room with 2 Queens $137.97 Breakfast, wifi, microwave, fridge, indoor pool)
7:20 p.m. Depart: Portland Union Station  
10:50 p.m. Arrive: Seattle King Street Station  
4:30 p.m. Depart: Spokane  
    (From I-90 enter I-405. When I-405 ends, go right to enter I-5 south. Take the 1st exit right onto Hwy 524. Go right. On the left side.)  
9:30 p.m. Arrive: Lynnwood 295
  Lodge: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Seattle North Lynnwood
2515 196th Street SW
Lynnwood, WA 98036
(2 rooms with 2 Queens for 2 adults $126.72, 1 room with 2 Queens for 3 adults $137.97 Breakfast, wifi, microwave, fridge, indoor pool)


Day 2 Saturday August 31st  
9:00 a.m. Depart: Lynnwood  
    (Go left on 196th. At the junction go right on
Cypress Way. Jog left on Larch Way, then an immediate right on Cypress Way. Turn right on Locust Way. It will become 61st. Turn left on 181st.)
9:15 a.m. Arrive: Kenmore 6
Kenmore Camera
6708 NE 181st St
Kenmore, WA 98028
  Depart: Kenmore  
    (Turn right on 181st. In 3 blocks go right on 61st. Go left on 193rd. It will become 55th, then Brier Rd and finally Poplar Way. Go left on 212th. Go right on 52nd over the freeway. Turn left on 208th. Turn right on 76th. Just before 196th.)  
22 minutes Arrive: Lynnwood 8
  Do: Around the Table Pub (11-12 am)
7600 196th
Lynnwood, WA
  Depart: Lynnwood  
    (Go right on 196th. Turn left on Hwy 99/Pacific Hwy. Follow signs to Hwy 525. You will go right to circle around to the highway.)  
31 minutes Arrive: Mukilteo 11
  Do: Ferry (Car $11.40/Adult $5.10/Senior $2.55)  
  Arrive: Clinton  
    (Continue straight ahead on Hwy 525. Call us to see where we are.)  
9:00 a.m. Depart: Lynnwood  
    (Go right on 196th. Enter I-5 going right north. Take exit 182 right, then left onto Hwy 525 to the ferry.)  
9:30 a.m. Arrive: Mukilteo 10
10:30 a.m. Do: Ferry (Car $11.40/Adult $5.10/Senior $2.55)  
10:50 a.m. Arrive: Clinton  
    (Continue on Hwy 525. Go right on Langley Rd. Turn left on 2nd.)  
11:00 p.m. Arrive: Langley 6
    Good Cheer Thrift (9:30-5)
114 Antlers
Gelato and Chocolate
12:00 p.m. Depart: Langley  
    (Continue on 2nd. Go left on De Bruyn. Go right on 3rd. It will become Brooks Hill Rd, then Bayview. Go right on Hwy 525. At the Whidbey Island Bank go right on Harbor. Take the 1st left.)  
12:15 p.m. Arrive: Freeland 7
  See: WAIF Thrift Store (10-5)
1660 Roberta Ave
    (Go left/north on Harbor to Main St. Turn left. On the right side.)  
    Red Rooster Antique Mall (10-5)
1635 E Main
    Mutiny Bay Antique Mall (10-5)
1612 E Main
    (Continue right on Hwy 525. Turn right. Take the 3rd right on Woodard.)  
    Senior Thrift (11-5)
5518 Woodard
  Depart: Freeland  
    (Turn right on Woodard and right again on Hwy 525. It will become Hwy 20. Turn right on Main St. at the light. Turn left on Front St and park.)  
23 min. Arrive: Coupeville 18
    Honey Bear (10:30-5:30)
23 Front St
Touch of Dutch (10-6)
    Knead and Feed (8-3)
Sandwich, soup and salad
Front Street Grill (11-10) $10-$30
    Back in Time- #4 Coupeville Letterbox- Check box  
    (Go back left/south on Main St. Turn right on Hwy 20. Turn left on Sherman Rd.)  
Optional: See:
Sunnyside Cemetery
    Jacob Ebey House (10-4) Built in 1856  
    Back in Time Tour- #31 Sunnyside Cemetery/Ebey House Letterbox  
    (Go left out of the cemetery. Take the 1st right on Cook. Go right on Ebey's Landing Rd. When it ends, go left on Hills Rd. At Engle Rd go right.)  
Back in Time Tour- #3 Admiralty Head Lighthouse
Replace the backing
  Arrive: Coupeville Ferry Landing  
6:00 p.m. Do: Ferry $14.80 Car/$3.45 Adults/$1.70 Seniors 10
6:35 p.m. Arrive: Port Townsend  
    (Go left.)  
  Do: Bayview Restaurant  
    (Go left on Water St.  Turn right on Kearney.  In a couple of blocks go right on Lawrence.  In a couple of blocks go left on Walker.  On entering the park turn right on Eisenhower.  Go left on Battery Way.)  
Fort Worden $354.77 for 8 people Check-in 4 p.m.
(4 Queen rooms, living room, kitchenette with mini-fridge, microwave and dishware, partial ocean view


Day 3 Sunday September 1st  
9:00 a.m. See: Fort Worden (check-out 11 a.m.)  
    Back in Time- #13 Fort Worden Captain's House-replace bag  
    Back in Time Tour- #12 Fort Worden Battery Kinzie Letterbox  
    Back in Time- #32 Fort Worden Military Cemetery-replace book  
    You ain't from Here, Is Ya? Letterbox  
    Purple Loxodonta Letterbox  
    Could Be a Stormy Walk Letterbox  
    A Stormy Walk Continued Letterbox  
    Festival of American Fiddle Tunes Letterbox  
    Back in Time Tour- #2 Point Wilson Lighthouse Letterbox  
Commanding Officer’s Quarters (Open 11-4) $6 Adults/$5 Seniors)
  See: Port Towsend  
    Rothschild House (Open 11-4) $6 Adults/$5 Seniors, Built 1868  
Elevated Ice Cream and Candy Co
1:00 p.m. Depart: Port Townsend  
    (Go west on Hwy 20. At the junction take Hwy 19 left. Turn left on Hwy 104. After crossing the bridge go left on Hwy 104. On the way into town on the right side before you turn left. Just past the espresso. Looks like a gas station.)  
1:45 p.m. Arrive: Port Gamble 27

Butcher and Baker Provisions (10-8:30)
Happy Hog Burrito; Sandwiches-Monte Cristo, Chicken, Grilled Cheese or Pork chop; Hamburger; Tortilla, BBQ Kale and Chicken Salad; Shrimp and Chorizo Tostada; Port Verde; Steak and Fries; and pastries

Port Gamble
    Back in Time- #33 Buena Vista Cemetery- Place a new box  
3:00 p.m. Depart: Port Gamble  
    (Continue straight ahead out of town. At the junction go right on Hwy 307. At Lindvig way go left on Front St.)  
3:15 p.m. Arrive: Poulsbo 10
  See: Poulsbo  
    Red Plantation Antiques (10-6)  
    Boehms Chocolates (10-5:30)  
Sluys Bakery (4:30-6:30)
3:00 p.m. Lodge: Poulsbo Inn and Suites $107.28 AAA
(2 rooms with 2 queens, continental breakfast, wifi, hot tub, pool)


Day 4 Monday September 2nd  



8:30 a.m. Depart: Poulsbo  
8:55 a.m. Arrive: Bainbridge Island 12
9:45 a.m.
10:25 a.m.
Do: Ferry $19.15  
10:20 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
Arrive: Seattle  
11:30 a.m. Depart: Seattle  
  Do: Amtrak Train  
3:00 p.m. Arrive: Portland  
11:00 a.m. Depart: Seattle  
4:00 p.m. Arrive: Spokane 285


Fees: Barb or Tamra Sherry & Ray Ginny Rory & Zelda
Amtrak     $63.00 $63.00
Lynnwood Holiday Inn Express Hotel $63.36 $126.72 $46.00 $91.98
Mukilteo Ferry-Ladies $5.34 $5.34 $5.34 $5.34
Mukilteo Ferry-Guys   $6.98   $6.98
Coupeville Ferry $9.13 $9.34 $4.67 $9.34
Fort Worden $354.77 $50.68 $101.36 $50.68 $101.36
Poulsbo Inn & Suites $53.64 $107.28 $35.76 $71.52
Bainbridge Ferry $9.58 $7.66 $3.83 $7.66
Gas $42.00 $95.00 $5.00 $10.00
Total $233.73 $459.68 $214.28 $367.18
Owe Sherry     $13.50 $33.98
Owe Tamra   $5.34 $5.34 $5.34

Bold-Owe Sherry
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