As we settle into 2017, it’s time to start looking at and appreciating the charmed life we lead in Sequim. If you don’t already live here, perhaps it’s time you join us? There are many significant reasons to move to Sequim. The obvious one that most people talk about is weather, and the infamous “blue hole” in which Sequim resides. While that is certainly fantastic and an important part to life here, that’s not all there is. Sequim is also considered a gateway to all of the incredible destinations further west on the Olympic Peninsula. In Sequim, you get all of the amenities of modern life: High quality doctors, good schools, a vibrant community culture, plenty of stores and restaurants, and an active retired community. From there, your journey is only just beginning. Continue Reading
Sequim is a true 4 season destination. Though Sequim does certainly get rain throughout the year, for the most part the weather is sunny, mild, and perfect for the outdoor enthusiast. So far, the winter weather this year has been exceptional. We’ve even had some lowland snow, and it leaves us feeling excited for all of the winter sports our area offers. Whether you’re making the transition to life here on the Peninsula or looking for something to do while visiting, there’s a surprising amount of fun to be had in Sequim during these winter months. Continue Reading
Sequim, known as a respite from the typically gray and rainy Pacific Northwest, is a wonderful place to be during the winter. So many of us tend to stay indoors, out of the harsh elements of winter. But in Sequim, we have the chance to do exactly the opposite. Whether you’re looking for traditional winter activities, such as skiing, snowshoeing, and sledding, or whether you just want to take a quiet walk through nature this winter, Sequim has what you’re looking for. It doesn’t matter what the weather does in Western Washington; there’s always something to do in Sequim. Come fall in love with the charms of the Olympic Peninsula; you won’t want to leave! Continue Reading
You’ve either made the decision to move to Sequim or are starting to think about it, and you can hardly wait to explore your new/potential hometown in earnest. Likely, the decision to move to the beautiful Pacific Northwest has involved plenty of little decisions along the way. Things like access to high quality healthcare, affordability, weather, quality of life & community enrichment programs, and the quality of the public schools. Now that those bigger decisions are out of the way, it’s time to see what else lies in wait to enrich your daily life. Perhaps you’re the type of person that likes to enjoy the occasional meal out? Though small in size, there is certainly no shortage of spectacular restaurants in Sequim to satisfy every craving. It may even be just the push you need to check out the local real estate market and make your decision final.