Darrington is about 75 miles northeast of Seattle.
Here is a snapshot of the local area:
|Location||74 miles NE of Seattle|
|Summers||70-90° F, Sunny|
|Winters||30-50° F, Cloudy/ Rainy|
|Prominent Feature||Whitehorse Mountain - 6,854 Feet|
There are lots of recreational activities here, and knowing where to go is part of the adventure. A good place to start is the Darrington Ranger Station or the Sauk River Trading Post - both can provide lots of information about the incredible nature activities in the area. You may also want to visit trails.com to find trails in this area.
How to get to Darrington
From Seattle (or Vancouver, BC):
- take I-5 to the Highway 530 (Arlington/Darrington) exit (#208) - approximately 43 miles north of Seattle.
- go East on Hwy. 530 (through Arlington) for about 30 miles. For visual directions, view the map.