10 Truly Romantic Places to Discover in Washington State

For all the romantics out there - find a new place to declare your undying love for one another with this just-in-time-for-Valentine’s Day list of romantic, surprising and (mostly) entirely free romantic places to explore in beautiful Washington State!

Best for the Drama-Loving Romantics
Long Beach and North Head Lighthouse
Enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view of the Peninsula and the Pacific Ocean from the historic North Head Lighthouse. And hold your valentine close! This stunning destination is the second windiest spot in North America.

Best Sunset Kiss
Taylor Dock, Bellingham
Stroll along the wooden pier of the Taylor Dock in the charming Fairhaven neighborhood and catch spectacular sunsets. For those who want to get the heart pumping even more, continue down the South Bay Trail 1.5 miles into downtown Bellingham.

Best for Athletic Romantics
Park at the Ferry in Anacortes, grab your bikes, and head to San Juan Island
The ultimate romantic excursion, a getaway to the San Juan Islands is perfect for couples looking for quality time adventuring together.

Best for Foodies
Pybus Public Market in Wenatchee
Pybus Public Market is one of the Wenatchee Valley's most-visited attractions for a reason! Delectable locally-sourced food and drink await - there is truly something for everyone here to enjoy.

Best for Skiers & Snowboarders
Top of Crystal Mountain
The top of Crystal Mountain pairs breathtaking views, incredible terrain, and perfect Northwest Cuisine. Hit the slopes with your love this Valentine's Day!

Most Romantic Scenic Vistas
Kamiak Butte
This beautiful county park has stunning views of the surrounding Palouse farmland as well as an amazing forest of towering evergreens. Camp at this hidden treasure with your sweetheart in a 7 site rustic campground.

For the Wine Lovers
Walter Clore Wine Center
Taste wine with your love from each of Washington's unique wine growing regions! The Walter Clore Wine Center even offers 2 for 1 wine tasting tickets. Download yours here!

Best Spot for Night Owls
Starwatching at Stonehedge
Stargazing is romantic. Stargazing in Maryhill at a full-size replica of the ancient Neolithic stone structure situated in the count of Wiltshire, high on Salisbury Plain in England is extraordinarly romantic. And don't forget to stop by Maryhill Winery for exceptional views and wine tasting!

Best Bucket List Couples Location
Gondolas in Spokane
Plain Named "One of the Top 12 Scenic Cable Rides in the World" in 2013 by Conde Nast Traveler, Daily Traveler, and MSN, this is simply an experience you and your Valentine do not want to miss. During your 15 minute romantic ride, take in the spectacular views of the second longest urban falls in the United States.

Best Spot for Couple Selfies
Snoqualmie Falls
Visit one of Washington state's most-popular scenic attractions and snap a selfie worth remembering. At the falls, enjoy a two-acre park, gift shop, observation deck, the Salish Lodge and the famous 270 foot waterfall.