It is an honor to be asked to write a piece about my ancestors, the P’Squosa, and my current venture, Wenatchi Wear, for Explore Washington State. For reference, the P’Squosa are also the šnp̍šqáw̍š̍x (people in the between) whom, after colonization, were given the name Wenatchi. I am a member of the Colville Confederated Tribe…

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Our Love of Apples, Explore Washington State

Washington Originals Our lovely Evergreen State, Washington, produces around 2.5 million TONS of apples per year. That’s a lot of apples. And it’s a lot of orchard acreage as well, around 175,000 acres to be exact. So, while we produce 60% (if not more) of the nations’ apples- it kind of leads one to ask…

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Saddle Rock Wenatchee

Saddle Rock – Sweeping Panoramic Views Of Wenatchee! A city landmark, Saddle Rock is an easily accessible hike about a ten minute drive from downtown. Ranging from two to three-and-a-half miles roundtrip, this Wenatchee trail is something for children and adults alike. Trail running (level 2), hiking (level 2) and mountain biking (level 3) are…

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There was a British Car Show Saturday in Wenatchee and we were onsite to take in the sights! Several dozen British cars were on display at the Pybus Market.  While wondering around we took some photos and chatted with some of the owners. There were Jaguars, Trimuphs, Austin Healey’s, MG’s Range Rovers, Mini Coopers. The…

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Pybus Public Market

Pybus Public Market – A Story of Community, Legacy and the Restoration of an Iconic Landmark Pybus Public Market in Wenatchee, Washington opened in May of 2013 and has quickly become one of the region’s best attractions. Pybus Market has 16 permanent merchants with high quality selections of artisan, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Washington…

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Ohme Gardens

Ohme Gardens – A Journey Through An Evergreen Oasis During your visit to the Wenatchee Valley, make Ohme Gardens a part of the adventure. This must-see experience will be one that you will enjoy and remember long after your journey is over. Spectacular Views and Beautiful Landscapes Located on a high rock outcropping above the…

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Mission Ridge Ski Resort

Mission Ridge Ski Resort in Wenatchee Washington There’s nothing quite like the view of Washington’s serene snow-clad mountains in winter. If winter time is your favorite time to get outside and enjoy fresh air, then you’ll love a trip to the beautiful Mission Ridge Ski Resort in Wenatchee, Washington! Enjoy skiing, comfortable accommodations, and the…

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Wenatchee AppleSox 2017 Season

Play Ball – Wenatchee AppleSox 2017 Season It’s springtime in Wenatchee and that means it’s baseball season! This year the Wenatchee AppleSox begin their season June 2nd against the Walla Walla Sweets. The AppleSox’s first home game will be June 8th vs. the Victoria HarbourCats at Paul Thomas Sr. Stadium. First pitch will be at…

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apple blossom festival in wenatchee wa

Apple Blossom Festival in Wenatchee, Washington When spring rolls around in Washington, we all look forward to the advent of warmer weather and the beauty of blooms. In Wenatchee, we anticipate one bloom in particular: the apple blossom! Join us as we celebrate the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival this year from April 27th to…

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