Rare Footage In The 1950s Shows Washington In A Completely Different Way

“An evergreen playground blessed by an unusual variety of natural attractions.” That’s how the narration of this video of Washington State footage from the 1950s starts off, and we can’t think of a better way to describe our beautiful state.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Check out the video in its entirety and you’ll see Washington in a whole new way.

If you love local history, check out these rare vintage photos of our beautiful state.