Kristin Kruger
Kristin Kruger
Kristin Kruger is the Senior Marketing Coordinator at Visit Seattle. An avid traveler and Seattle transplant of eight years, Kristin loves to explore the Northwest. She appreciates fine wine, tasty treats and muddy hiking boots.

Walking in a Winter Wonderland (with snowshoes)

  One of the beautiful things about being in Seattle during the winter is realizing that you are surrounded by snow-capped mountains in every direction and that a winter wonderland is yours to be had for as little as a … Continue reading

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Our Neighbors to the North: A Weekend Trip to Canada

Sometimes, even we Seattlites feel the need to stretch our boundaries and get away for a weekend. Luckily, we don’t have to go far. Seattle is the perfect stage for the 2-Nation Vacation: start out in Seattle then jump the … Continue reading

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Seattleite Seeking Snow

Last Friday, the first snowflakes of the season fell in Seattle. It was March 22 – two days into spring. Our “snowstorm” lasted about ten minutes. Obviously, nothing stuck.

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Orcas Island: A Food-Lover’s Dream

By Kristin Kruger Orcas Island. To most, this is an ideal summer destination. But don’t underestimate its winter potential as well. This time of year the island is comfortable, peaceful retreat. You’ll find that a light fog and cool mist … Continue reading

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Winter Hiking in the Issaquah Alps

By Kristin Kruger One of the things I love most about living in Western Washington is that there’s never any need to store your hiking boots away for the winter. Sure, the early sunsets make it difficult to sleep in … Continue reading

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