Category Archives: Summer Fun

Get Face-to-Face with the Pacific Northwest on a Group Canoe Tour at Mercer Slough

Paddling along the canal at Mercer Slough Nature Park. Photo by Merrill Images. These days, convention attendees are looking to return home from their trips with much more than pages crammed with notes, stacks of business cards, and brains bursting … Continue reading

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Get Active

Your body loves to move, so get out there and move it! Set aside a little bit of time to try one of these 5 healthy ways to appreciate the day right here in Bellevue. 1.     Bike along the new … Continue reading

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Soak up the Bellevue Sun!

Five ways to get outside and enjoy the sunshine in and around Bellevue Winter may be grey and rainy, but natives know that Washington actually does get sunshine in the summer. And on those sunny days, Washington’s beauty is unparalleled. … Continue reading

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You Can Sleep in the Fall

By Monica Fischer Meydenbauer Beach Park by Merrill Images The Pacific Northwest is known for its active inhabitants, hearty enough to brave any weather condition with a little Gortex and a lot of determination. But when the long, light days … Continue reading

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Bellevue InsideVue: The 2015 Summer Newsletter is Here!

The Pacific Northwest is known for its active inhabitants, hearty enough to brave any weather condition with a little Gortex and a lot of determination. But when the long, light days of summer finally arrive, even we sometimes surprise ourselves … Continue reading

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Dining with a Side of Sunshine

By Monica Fischer Photo Courtesy 520 Bar & Grill It’s a sure sign that summer has arrived in Bellevue: chairs and tables start popping up on city sidewalks and patios—and diners in search of fabulous fare with a side of … Continue reading

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It’s Better on the Water

By Monica Fischer A picturesque view of Mount Rainier from Lake Washington. Photo by Vectorbug via Flickr. Three hundred and sixty five days a year, life in the Pacific Northwest revolves around water. From our ferry system and our active … Continue reading

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Tee Time

By Andrew Collins | This article originally appeared in the 2015 Bellevue Visitor Guide. The Golf Club at Newcastle. Photo by Jigar Brahmbhatt. The local golf scene is abuzz this year, as Chambers Bay Golf Course, about 50 miles southwest … Continue reading

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Outdoor Adventures Around Bellevue

A hummingbird spotted at Mercer Slough Nature Park. Photo by Charles Higgins via Flickr. Why not get outdoors and enjoy some fresh air? Take in all of the breathtaking views and adventures that Bellevue and its surrounding areas have to … Continue reading

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