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Erica Lindemann

Director of Marketing at Visit Vancouver WA.

Lesser-known history tidbits of Vancouver, WA

If you know Vancouver, Washington (no, not the Canadian city that was incorporated 29 years after and named after the same sea captain) then you're likely aware that our city’s roots run deep at Fort Vancouver. While the Fort is perhaps the most obvious site to discover Vancouver’s history (and well…

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5 Spring Wildflower Hikes Not to Miss Near Vancouver WA

Hiking in the Pacific Northwest is a wonder in itself—towering trees, crisp air, and stunning views. Add a plethora of spring wildflowers to the mix and you get an experience that will keep you coming back every year. Here are five must-do hikes within easy driving distance of Vancouver, Washington…

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Annual Sports Events in Vancouver, WA

You may have to travel to Portland to catch a Blazers game or to Seattle to see the Seahawks, but Vancouver, Washington has its fair share of exciting games, races, and matches that you’ll want to be in the stands for—or better yet, participate in! Here are some major sports events that are making a…

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New Year, New Healthy Adventures

A new year calls for new healthy adventures in Vancouver WA! While the cooler temperatures may sway you away from the outdoors, there are plenty of activities to be done inside. Test your mental and muscle strength at The Source Climbing Center, located in the heart of downtown Vancouver. Learn to…

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Meet Our Vancouver Colors

Situated north of weird and south of Sound, Vancouver, Washington is situated between the curves of the Columbia River and the forests and mountains. The primary green and blue of Visit Vancouver WA's new color palette represent our geographical location, while the supporting shades symbolize our…

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Holiday Shopping Guide 🛍️

Check off everyone on your holiday shopping list at these one-of-a-kind shops stocked with presents for family and friends from all walks of life and with a variety of interests. Book worm Serving Vancouver since 1975, Vintage Books has a little bit of everything. The enthusiastic staff (and…

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Autumn-azing Spots for Fall Color in Vancouver USA

Red and yellow leaf hunting is a favorite autumn pastime. The drive is scenic, the walk is crisp, and it may end in the perfect Instagram photo. We entered the visual social media world to inspire your next adventure for fall foliage. So grab a warm drink and head out to Vancouver USA’s most…

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