Downtown History Hike, Part II: 1925-Present

Museum Director, Erica Maniez, will lead participants on a walk through the history of Issaquah, from roughly 1925 to the present. You’ll hear how Issaquah changed from a booming mine town to a tight-knit farming community, and how it has transformed from a bedroom community into the thriving city it is today. Participants will meet…

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Grand Ridge Mine Hike

Have you ever wanted to walk in the footsteps of Issaquah’s earliest miners? On the Issaquah History Museums’ Grand Ridge Mine Hike, you will have the chance to explore the daily commute of miners who worked in Issaquah’s longest-lasting coal mining operation. The hike will begin at the East Sunset Trailhead in downtown Issaquah and…

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The Beauty of Issaquah & Beyond

The Beauty of Issaquah as seen through the eyes of a Photographer Stacy Garfield, Professional Photographer Outshined Photography, LLC  Can you imagine only having to drive or bike a few miles to reach a trailhead where you can hike for miles on a long, summer evening after work or on a weekend with your family…

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Issaquah’s Food & Beverage Scene

In recent years, the Pacific Northwest has come to be recognized as a unique culinary hotspot. Famous for its fresh-caught seafood, farm-to-table produce, and killer cups of coffee, it’s no wonder that Washington State has become a destination for adventurers and foodies alike.  In the city of Issaquah, located just a short 15 miles outside…

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