Everett, Washington sits right on the water of Possession Sound and has long ties to the local maritime history. It is home to Naval Station Everett and a very active waterfront. It’s a great place to stay and enjoy the local surroundings, use as a last stay before taking the ferry to Whidbey Island from nearby Mukilteo, and for a drive to the big city Everett to Seattle is just under an hour long trip.
Things To Do In Everett
There are plenty of things to do in Everett to keep most people entertained for a good long weekend. A short drive in any direction will take you to a very interesting town or area. It may even take you to a famous piece of Washington State scenic beauty. Within the city itself there are several popular attractions like Jetty Island Park, Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens, Forest Park, multiple golf courses, Imagine Children’s Museum, Flying Heritage Collection, the Historic Everett Theatre, Spencer Island Park, and more. You can also very easily get out on the water while staying in Everett. It really is just a fun city to visit for people of all ages.