2013: Destination — Fishing

2013: Destination — Fishing

Offut Lake Resort, just a few miles north of Tenino, has everything for both the accomplished and beginning angler, from equipment to lures to a fishing dock and boats — you can even buy a fishing license. The resort on the south shore of the lake is small and family owned. Fishing is year-round on [...]

2013: Destination — Wolf Haven

2013: Destination — Wolf Haven

Wolf Haven International is hidden away as a sanctuary should be, but certainly worth the short drive north of Tenino. Located at 311 Offut Lake Road SE, Tenino, its mission is to “Conserve and protect wolves and their habitat.” The nonprofit Wolf Haven accomplishes this mission through providing sanctuary, education and conservation. Wolf Haven rescues [...]

2013: Destination — Red Wind Casino

2013: Destination — Red Wind Casino

With 975 slot machines, craps, roulette, blackjack, Pai Gow and three-card poker, Keno and Speed Keno, the Red Wind Casino is a must stop on your way to Mount Rainier. Located just north of Yelm on Highway 510, for dining the casino offers the Blue Camas Buffet, the high-end Squalli-Absch Grille, The Medicine Creek Deli [...]

2013: Destination — Northwest Trek

2013: Destination — Northwest Trek

A narrated tram tour of the free­-roaming area allows you to see bison, Roosevelt elk, moose, mountain goats and other native animals, up close in their natural habitats. A self­-guided walking tour along the paved trails in the core of the park provides the opportunity to see grizzly bears, wolves and more in naturalistic exhibits. [...]

2013: Destination — Farmers Markets

2013: Destination — Farmers Markets

  Shopping at a farmers market is a wholly unique experience that benefits farmers and producers directly, offering you more unique products, more heirloom varieties, and more opportunities to build relationships and learn about healthy eating. Farmers markets are a community experience, where you can meet your neighbors, friends, artisans, and farmers, and where more [...]

2013: Calendar of Events

2013: Calendar of Events

Below, you’ll find our complete list of events for our area through January 2014. You can also view and print the original pages from the print edition of the 2013 Destination Rainier Tourism Guide. Click the pages to view the larger images. May 24-27 — Packwood Flea Market, Packwood 26 — Yelm Farmers Market opens [...]

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