A wide variety of trips, tours and adventures coordinated by Recreation Without Borders (RWB) await you!
We offer trips directly through our own website, emails and announcements as well as through Mount Vernon Parks and Recreation (MVPR), Skagit County Senior Centers (SCSC) and the Whatcom County Council on Aging (WCCOA).
Typically, new trips are posted every three to four months in conjunction with each departments quarterly Recreation and Activity Guides. However RWB trips and tours will be updated on a more frequent basis.
We also contract trips through many private organizations and individuals. We love offering private trips and helping you plan a special outing for friends, family or co-workers. Ideas include: wine tours, Canadian adventures, birthday parties for youth, teens or adults, hiking or snowshoe excursions, theater productions, bachelorette parties, sporting events including private suite rentals, etc. The possibilities are endless!
To see a complete listing of current trips offered through each department or RWB, please click on a sub-category located to the left. Registrations are handled through the Mount Vernon Parks and Recreation office, the Anacortes Senior Center or RWB directly.
Please pay close attention to registration deadlines since they vary quite a bit due to ticket, hotel, travel and other reservations specific and narrow timelines.
You may always call or email RWB for further information on all the trips as well as inquiring about your own private outing.
We take pride in our planning and implementation of each trip. Remember...
WE ARE THE INSPIRATION BEHIND THE DESTINATION!
Lastly, we co-sponsor and help coordinate the ever-popular All Comers Track Meets with Burlington Parks and Recreation (BPR) throughout the month of June. All meets are held at the BEHS track. Events are available for all ages and abilities! The meets are great family fun! Call BPR at 360-755-9649 for more information about these wonderful events.
We look forward to meeting you and/or seeing you again very soon!
Here is an overall list of current offerings as of September 7, 2016:
Through Recreation Without Borders (RWB)....
Thursday-Monday, Sept 8-19 Northern England and Scotland-History, Hiking, Highlands and More
Sunday, September 11 Seattle Floating Home Tour
Thursdays, Sept 15-Oct 13 Thursdays in the Parks-Weekly Walking Adventure Series-Fall #1
Sunday, September 18 Seattle Storm vs. Chicago Sky-Fan Appreciation Day!
Friday-Sunday, Sept 23-25 12th Annual Okanagan Valley BC Wine Tour
Saturday, September 24 Artisan Cheese Festival and Charles Smith Wines
Tues-Wed, Sept 27-28 Fall Colors and Grand Coulee Dam
Saturday, October 8 Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Thursdays, Oct 20-Nov 17 Thursdays in the Parks-Weekly Walking Adventure Series-Fall #2
Sunday, October 23 National Geographic Live at Benaroya Hall
Sunday, October 30 Van Dusen Botanical Garden's Annual Mushroom Show
Saturday, November 5 Crazy about Patsy Cline
Saturday, November 12 Nifty Thrifty Store Tour
Sunday, November 13 Northwest Chocolate Festival
Sunday, November 20 Yulefest-Ya Sure Ya Betcha!
Monday, November 21 Walking Queen Anne and Dine Around Seattle
Thursday, December 1 Wintering Birds with Sue Cottrell
Saturday, December 10 Green Lake Luminaires and Woodland Park Zoo Wildlights
Sunday, December 11 Seattle ACT: Ham for the Holidays
Through Skagit County Senior Centers (SCSC)...
Wednesday, September 28 Up, Up and Away to the Museum of Flight
Friday, October 7 Cirque Goes to the Cinema with the Seattle Symphony
Wednesday, October 19 Dale Chihuly's Garden of Glass and Pike Place Market
Wednesday, November 9 Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts Bistro 101 and Granville Island
Friday, December 16 Argosy Christmas Ship-Parade of Boats
Through Mount Vernon Parks and Recreation (MVPR)...
Saturday, September 17 Vashon Island-The Heart of the Sound
Sunday, September 25 Picasso: The Artist and His Muses at the Vancouver Art Gallery
Sunday, October 9 Exploring Lower BC-Surrey's Serpentine Trail & White Rock
Saturday, October 22 Wild Horse Wind Farm and Downtown Ellensburg
Friday, November 4 Yves Saint Laurent-The Perfection of Style at the
Seattle Art Museum
Saturday, November 19 Enriching Edmonds: Cascadia Art & Edmonds Historical Museums
Sunday, December 4 A Shopping We Will Go!
Wednesday, December 14 Granville Island & Van Dusen Botanical Garden's Festival of Lights
We also offer trips through Whatcom County Council on Aging. Check back for more information on additional offerings.