Weekly Wander

Weekly Wander

Every week we’ll share with you one of our wanderings. You’ll get to see and explore new places, events, food, activities. We encourage you to get out and do some exploring of your own. Post pictures on social media with #weeklywander or tag @stateofferg so we can follow along with your wanderings as well.

San Quentin Beach: Weekly Wander

In our attempt to get a good view of San Quentin prison, we stumbled upon San Quentin Beach. Spoiler Alert: ...
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Milagra Ridge Military Reservation: Weekly Wander

Our discovery of Nike missile sites lead us here. But Milagra Ridge is so much more than just a missile ...
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Cook’s Chasm Turnout: Weekly Wander

We stop at Cook's Chasm Turnout almost every time we drive up the coast. And it's still amazing, no matter ...
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Glass Beach, Dump Site: Weekly Wander

Glass Beach was one of my favorite places to visit as a kid so I'm passing it along to my ...
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Tumwater Falls Park: Weekly Wander

What a great place to take the family on a warm fall afternoon. At Tumwater Falls Park you'll have the ...
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Northern State Hospital: Weekly Wander

I love it when they preserve history for our exploration. That's exactly what has been done with the Northern State ...
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Abandoned Fortson Mill: Weekly Wander

We went a little out of the way for this wander. But it was worth every minute. The abandoned Fortson ...
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Larwood Wayside: Weekly Wander

Sometimes the best way to explore new places is to get lost. That's how we found Larwood Wayside. On our ...
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Spirit of HalloweenTown: Weekly Wander

Want the real HalloweenTown experience? We found it. And just in time for Halloween. We've been wanting to go to ...
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McDowell Creek Falls: Weekly Wander

A lot of people don't realize this but you can hike all year long. Just because summer is over doesn't ...
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Alki Beach: Weekly Wander

Sometimes knowing the locals goes a long way. That's how we found Alki Beach in West Seattle. A friend of ...
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Pirtle Transfer Station: Weekly Wander

The best abandoned buildings are always found near railroad tracks. The Pirtle Transfer Station is no exception. We've been here ...
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Wildlife Safari: Weekly Wander

This was yet another on of our last minute trips. I have to say, this wildlife safari is probably the ...
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22 Below, Rolled Ice Cream: Weekly Wander

We like to keep it local sometimes too. Lucky for us 22 Below, rolled ice cream, just opened up down ...
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Frank’s Noodle House: Weekly Wander

My wife has been asking me to take her to Frank's Noodle House for a few months now. So I ...
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Oregon’s Haunted Trestle: Weekly Wander

First of all, not to burst your bubble, I don't think Oregon's haunted trestle is actually haunted. Now that we've ...
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Seattle Space Needle: Weekly Wander

You know those last minute trips I talk about? Our trip to the Space Needle in Seattle was one of ...
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