Seattle Backcountry | Snohomish County, WA
Seattle Backcountry begins 12 miles north of Seattle, a little under 100 miles south of Vancouver, and a short ferry ride away from the San Juan Islands or Olympic Peninsula in Snohomish County and is ideally situated for exploring the entire Pacific Northwest.
Getting around in Snohomish County is easy.
Get here any way you can. Fly, drive, train, or cycle.
Seven airports throughout the county make it convenient to arrive by air. Rental cars, taxis, public and private bus transportation and airport shuttles give you the options you need. Washington State Ferry service is available to and from Edmonds and Mukilteo making access to the Olympic Peninsula and Whidbey Island a snap. Amtrak arrives and departs from Edmonds, Everett and Stanwood to and from Seattle or Vancouver, BC. If you prefer arriving by boat, guest moorage is available at Edmonds and Everett marinas. You'll also find bicycle and horse friendly trails and services throughout the county.