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Relax Lodge

Directions to Washington State


The state is located in the extreme northwest corner of the contiguous United States. It is bordered by Oregon to the south, Idaho to the east and the Canadian Province of British Columbia to the north. The western side of the state is bordered by the Pacific Ocean.

DRIVING: All areas of the state can be reached by major Interstates or good state roads. Running north-south through the western part of the state is Interstate 5 which comes from Oregon and continues up to British Columbia where it becomes Canadian Highway 99. Another north-south route is Interstate 82 from Hermiston, Oregon, up through the tri-cities of Pasco, Richland and Kennewick. It continues north through Yakima eventually becoming Highway 97 and crossing Wenatchee, Chelan and the Okanogan Valley before reaching Canada. Interstate 90 runs east-west in the almost center of the state coming from Idaho, through Spokane in Eastern Washington and terminating in Seattle to the west. Other east-west highways are Highway 12 in the southern part of the state and Highway 2 in the northern part.

FLYING: There are major international airports in the Seattle Tacoma area (Western Washington) and Spokane in eastern Washington. Access to the state is also easy from Portland International in Portland, Oregon, just across the river from Vancouver, Washington (not Vancouver, BC) in the southern part of the state and from Vancouver, BC just across the border from Blaine and Bellingham, Washington in the northern region of the state. There are also jet serviced airports in Wenatchee, Yakima and the Tri-Cities.

RAIL: Amtrak provides passenger rail service north-south through Seattle-Tacoma and east-west through Spokane to Seattle.

Directions to Leavenworth


The Bavarian Village of Leavenworth is located in the middle of the state just over the Cascade Mountains from the major metroplitcan areas of Seattle and Everett. Lodging properties are stretched over a 30 mile area and can be approached from east, west or south. The directions to each area differ slightly and are summarized below.

Directions to Village of Plain

From Seattle:
- Take Interstate 90 East towards Snoqualmie Pass.
- Proceed up and over Snoqualmie Pass
- Exit the Freeway at the town of Cle Elum
- Take Highway 97 towards Wenatchee.
- Follow 97 (Blewett Pass) to Highway 2 (about 65 miles)
- Take a Left onto Highway 2 towards Leavenworth.
- When you get to Leavenworth, you will turn RIGHT onto Highway 209/ Chumstick Highway
- Your landmark will be Dan’s Food Mart on the right

From Eastern Washington:
- Get on Interstate 90 heading West
- Follow Highway 28 to Quincy.
- When you get to Quincy, take a left and continue following highway 28 West towards Wenatchee.
- When you get to Wenatchee continue on Highway 28 (about 5 miles).
- Take a left onto Highway 2 and follow signs to Leavenworth. (You will cross the Columbia River)
- Follow Highway 2 into Leavenworth. (about 22 miles)
- When you get to Leavenworth, you will turn RIGHT onto Highway 209/ Chumstick Highway
- Your landmark will be Dan’s Food Mart ahed on the left

Directions to this property

Directions to Relax Lodge

** Prepare for Winter driving conditions: Always carry emergency supplies, including a snow shovel, in your vehicle and travel with chains and/or AWD. Consult the WSDOT website for travel advisories and restrictions before your trip**

Head North on WA-207 N toward WA-207 S drive approximatly 4.3 miles

Turn right onto Chiwawa Loop Road drive approximatly 0.4 mile

Turn right onto County Hwy 22 drive approximatly 3.6 miles

Turn right onto Sumac Lane drive approximatly 0.1 mile

Turn right onto Cottonwood Lane drive approximatly 0.1 mile

Turn left onto Alder Lanne drive approximetly 0.1 mile

Arrive at 2657 Alder Lane

NOTE: In winter tire chains and a snow shovel are required.