Welcome to Washington
Washington inspires wanderlust in travelers. Home to thousand-year-old trees, windswept beaches and volcanoes crowned with glaciers, the Evergreen State gives new meaning to 'the great outdoors.'...
The Evergreen State may not look like wine country at first, but venture into the interior and you'll unearth charming towns producing some of America's best vino. Follow this route from Woodinville to Walla Walla to discover hundreds of wineries, vineyards and tasting rooms. At each stop, enjoy guided tastings of award-winning bottles and meet the hardworking families behind your favorite vintages. Once you've gotten your fill of reds and whites, trade your glass for a fishing rod or paddle and set off on wild river adventures....
Washington: The Evergreen State Delivers Fresh Vacation Fun
Explore a state that expertly blends urban and outdoor experiences. These five destinations showcase Washington at its most spectacular. Whether you plan on hitting the trail or the tasting room, Washington overwhelms the senses....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.