Author
Erica Lindemann

Director of Marketing at Visit Vancouver WA.

Wine Tasting on the Vancouver Waterfront

The Vancouver Waterfront has attracted renowned wineries from all around the state and Pacific Northwest to open tasting rooms along the north shore of the Columbia River, impressing everyone from the casual connoisseur to the enthusiastic oenophile. The farthest west and the first to open on the…

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New on the Waterfront

By now, we hope you’ve heard about the Vancouver Waterfront. Whether you last visited a decade ago or just a few months back, you won’t believe your eyes, and its high time you head back over and see everything that’s new to experience. It’s been a few years since the first restaurants opened on the…

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New Year, New Healthy Adventures

A new year calls for new healthy adventures in and around 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…

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Shop Local This Holiday Season

While it might be tempting to start typing Amazon into your web browser, it’s more important than ever to consider shopping at local small businesses this holiday season. Not only will you find the best and most unique gifts for family and friends, but you’ll also be helping community gems stick…

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The Best Vancouver Burgers, Beers, & Cold Treats

These burgers beckon with piled-high toppings and a beer to boot. Finish off the meal with a one-of-a-kind ice cream creation. Loowit Brewing & Treat Vancouver The simple burger-and-beer combo speaks volumes at Loowit Brewing in downtown Vancouver. Wash down a BOMB (bacon, onion, mushroom, bleu…

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Unusual Sports to Play in Vancouver, Washington

(Header photo from Padelhorn's website.) Southwest Washington may lack a hot shot professional sports team, but it’s the unsung heroes that often garner the most attention. Check out these lesser-known sports that are gaining popularity in Vancouver. Pickleball Nationally, Pickleball has been the…

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Summer is here⁠—head to the water! 🌊

The weather is heating up and the Vancouver area has the perfect spots for you to cool down on the water. Choose your favorite activity and head out on a refreshing aquatic adventure. There are no lifeguards on duty at any of the outdoor swimming areas so, be cautious when visiting local rivers and…

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Your Guide to Swimming Holes in Vancouver WA

Summer is made for finding the perfect swimming hole, followed by a sweet treat to round out the adventure. Explore these swimmable bodies of water* around Vancouver for a refreshing dip. Moulton Falls A popular summer hangout, Moulton Falls offers deep pools and rock cliffs to safely jump from…

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Farmers Market Round-Up

In Vancouver WA, there is a market for almost every neighborhood to stroll through for fresh, local produce and handmade trinkets. In addition to the nationally recognized Vancouver Farmers Market, which continues to amaze visitors on weekends, neighborhood markets attract mid-week shoppers and…

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