Press & Awards

Evergreen Escapes – Tripadvisor Hall of Fame 2018!

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You’re digging into our website…still looking for a reason to travel with us?  You’ve managed to navigate to our little awards and press mentions page.  Some of the content is dated–but it’s a nice little record of things people have written about traveling with Evergreen Escapes. 

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For two years in a row our trips were named to National Geographic’s 50 Tours of a Lifetime!  The final two years the award existed…woohoo!

 Nat Geo Traveler Tour of a Lifetime        National Geographic Traveler 50 Tours of a Lifetime 2015

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Press Coverage

Delta Sky

Made in Seattle

September, 2017



Transformational Travel Takes Off

August 16, 2017


Asiana Airlines

A City for All Seasons – Seattle

July, 2017



The Ultimate Travel Bucket List: 10 Trips You Have to Take

June 28, 2017


Postcards to Seattle

10 Reasons to Visit Olympic National Park

June 17, 2017


USA Today 10 Best

Celebrate summer at these 10 places in the Pacific Northwest

May 29, 2017


USA Today 10 Best

What “transformative travel” means and why you need to know

May 19, 2017


U.S. News & World Report

8 Unique Seattle Tours

April 25, 2017


1859 – Oregon’s Magazine

Wandering Willamette Valley’s Wineries & Waterfalls

April 18, 2017



Listen to the Last Frontiers of Natural Quiet in North America

March 30, 2017


Sunday Times – London

West Coast Nirvana

March 26, 2017


Lonely Planet

Take advantage of this summer’s first total solar eclipse in the US with these tours

February 27, 2017


Huffington Post

Richard’s Picks: Top Ten Things to Do in Seattle

February 9, 2017


Valerie & Valise

4 Space Tourism Predictions for 2017

January 27, 2017


Travel Weekly

The US: Portland

January 26, 2017


Red Shoes. Red Wine.

A Wine Trail to Woodinville from Seattle

January 18, 2017


The Sunday Times/The Straits Times

Where to Go in 2017

January 7, 2017


Huffington Post

Transforming the World Through Adventure Travel

January 5, 2017



Why “Transformative Travel” Will Be the Travel Trend of 2017

January 3, 2017



15 Unforgettable Trips to Plan in 2017

December 28, 2016

The 10 Coolest Places to Go in 2017

December 12, 2016



6 Places to Throw an Unforgettable Bachelorette Party

December 7, 2016

Valerie & Valise

How to Take a Winter Hike in Mt. Rainier National Park

December 2, 2016


Alaska Airlines – Beyond Magazine

Evergreen State Experiences

December 2016


Rachel Andrea Ko Go

A New Adventure from Evergreen Escapes: Wine and Waterfalls

October 6, 2016


The Road Les Traveled

A Quick Guide to Seattle, Washington

Sep 21, 2016


Karla Round the World

Tour from Seattle to Mt. St. Helens with Evergreen Escapes

Aug 24, 2016


Karla Round the World

Mt. Rainier Day Trip with Evergreen Escapes

Aug 22, 2016



8 Special Ways to Blow the Vacation Budget

Aug 17, 2016


Everett Potter’s Travel Report

Transformational Travel with Michael Bennett

June 21, 2016


Bar and Dining

Tasty Seattle

June, 2016


Life is Suite Blog

Car-less in the PNW

May 25, 2016


Forbes Travel Guide

5 Food and Drink Adventures in Seattle

May 18, 2016


Adventure Travel News

Evergreen Escapes Brings its Immersive, Award-Winning Tours and Naturalist Guides to San Francisco

May 10, 2016


Vine Pair

5 Wine Regions You Need to Visit this Spring

Mar 23, 2016


Transformed Traveler Podcast

Transformed Traveler features Jake Haupert of Evergreen Escape International

February 1, 2016


Virgin Atlantic Holidays Blog

What to Do in Winter in Seattle

February 1, 2016


Matador Network

November 5, 2015


Travel + Leisure

Going Car-Free in Seattle

October 7, 2015


Northwest Wine Night

Episode 85 – Interview with Barbara Joseph

September 19, 2015


25 Best Things to Do in Seattle

Seattle Urban Winery Tour

September 15, 2015


Anywhere at Home

A Tour of Mt. St. Helens

August 9, 2015

Puget Sound Business Journal

Cool Spaces: Three businesses, one space and a launching pad for adventure

July 10, 2015

The Points Guy

8 of the Most Dazzling Nature Tours on Earth

June 25, 2015

VacationIdea – Dream Vacation Magazine

20 Best Romantic Things to See & Do in Portland, Oregon

June 19, 2015 [hr]

A Passion and A Passport

Mountain’s Out in Mt. Rainier!

May 28, 2015

The Seattle Times

Getting Hands-on Travel Advice in Seattle Area

April 24, 2015

National Geographic Traveler

2015 Top 50 Tours of a Lifetime

April 2015

National Education Association

Add Some Adventure to Your Weekend

April 2015

USA Today 10 Best

Go ‘Wild’: Explore the Pacific Crest Trail and Nearby Oases

March 18, 2015

Seattle Refined

Escape Your Everyday Travel Series

March 12, 2015

USA Today 10 Best

Oregon for Food and Wine Lovers

October 20, 2014

MYVAN – by Mercedes Benz

Escaping it All

October 3, 2014

 AB-Road – Korea

Seattle Road Trip (PDF)

October, 2014

September 22, 2014

Imazine Magazine – Korea

Yonhap Imazine Cover Story – Washington State (PDF)

August, 2014

Travel Ideas

Wide Awake in Seattle

June 17, 2014

July 8, 2014

July, 2014

National Geographic Traveler

Tours of a Lifetime “50 of the World’s Best Guided Expeditions

April 10, 2014

EverGreen Escapes Travel Series – Ultimate Namibia Safari

March 23, 2014

A Quick Green Escape from Seattle

February 6, 2014

Virgin Atlantic

Seattle by Boat: On-the-water in Washington State

February 1, 2014

EverGreen Escapes travel series – Guatemala and Belize

January 23, 2014

No Umbrella

Walking in a Winter Wonderland (with Snowshoes)

January 14, 2014

USA Today

Oregon Wine Tours

January 8, 2014

Woodinville Wine Update

EverGreen Escapes: Adventure Hub

December 27, 2013

Huff Post

10 Sleepy Beach Towns Perfect for Fall

September, 2013

The Mainichi

Kids on a Plane

Exploring Olympic National Park in Washington

July, 2013

Il Giornale – Style

Vino Valley (PDF)

July, 2013

Men’s Fitness

Fit Travel: 20 Epic Adventures to Tackle in Your 20s

May, 2013

NY Post

Seamless in Seattle

May, 2013


Escape Plan

May, 2013

L’Actualite Medicale – Canada

Portland, Oregon: Destination Écologique et Épicurienne par Excellence (PDF)

May 2013

Puget Sound Business Journal

Outdoor gear joins coffee, jets as key Seattle industry

March, 2013

24 Stunden in Seattle

March, 2013 – L’e-Magazine du Voyage

Seattle, innovation and good vibrations…

March, 2013

The Boca Raton Observer

p.58  Sleepless in Seattle

February, 2013

MSN Travel

50 States in 30 Days

January, 2013

SheKnows Travel

Checking In: Hotel Wine Tours

December, 2012

Culture Dose:  Holiday Happenings Hodgepodge

December, 2012


Escape with Brews and Bulbs This Season

December, 2012

World of Craft Beer

USA 2012-201: Brewery Tours in Seattle

December, 2012[hr]

Have Growler Will Travel

Escape the Wet Weather with Bulbs and Brews

December, 2012[hr]

Well Over Par – Seattle Episode

(Start 12 minute mark)

November, 2012[hr]


Cloudbusting: The Pacific Northwest (PDF)

October, 2012[hr]

002 Houston Magazine

Portland + Seattle: Culinary Adventures

August, 2012[hr]

Hemispheres Magazine

Three Perfect Days in Seattle (PDF)

July, 2012[hr]

Voyages & Strategie

“Seattle Between Nature & Future”

July, 2012[hr]

Bay Area Reporter

Portland, Seattle offer funky, hip time for tourists

July, 2012[hr]

Mt. Rainier Snowshoe Adventure with EverGreen Escapes

February, 2012[hr]

The Seattle Times

Plan a Snow Outing (with wine) with Your Valentine

February, 2012[hr]

Seattle PI

Snowshoeing Mt Rainier with EverGreen Escapes

February, 2012[hr]

The Adventure Post

Q&A EverGreen Escapes in the Pacific Northwest

January, 2012[hr]

Mountain Tracks Media

EverGreen Escapes Brews & Views Tour

January, 2012[hr]

Seattle’s Wacky Holiday Lights and Wine Tour

December, 2011[hr]

Conde Nast Traveler

“Go For It!” How to Get In On The Action (PDF)

February, 2011[hr]

Wanderlust & Lipstick

One Tank Trips: Olympic Peninsula

April, 2010[hr]

Smart Meetings- Destination Guide | Washington

As Green as it Gets (PDF)

March, 2010 [hr]

Mini Vacations in Washington State

March, 2010[hr]


Q 13 Fox News

Go on the Ultimate Twilight Adventure! (PDF)

November, 2009[hr]

Smart Meetings- Destination Guide | Tacoma

Tacoma Washington (PDF)

October, 2009[hr]

Smart Meetings– Intelligence Report


October, 2009[hr]

Seattle Bride – Best of 2009

Editors’s Pick -Activites for Out of Town Guests

August 2009[hr]


CoCo Eco Magazine

Eco Chic City Guide: Seattle

February, 2009[hr]


Wanderlust and Lipstick

EverGreen Escape Routes, by Travel with a Purpose (PDF)

January, 2009[hr]

KOMO 4 News- Komo 4 Your Weekend

Komo 4 Your Weekend- Video (YouTube)

October, 2008[hr]

National Geographic Adventure

Best Places to Live: Where to Live and Play Now! (PDF)

September, 2008[hr]

Peter Greenberg Worldwide

Editor’s Top Pick: Eco-Escape Package at the Monaco

August, 2008[hr]

Northwest Cable News

Seattle tour company offering ‘green escapes’

“Evergreen Escapes” offers trips with a green twist. The Seattle-based company features environmental education on their tours. NWCN’s Ed Muir reports.

April 15th, 2008[hr]

Northwest Source- Travel & Outdoors

“First Saturday hike, Mt. Erie”

January, 2008[hr]

Meetings West

“Pacific Northwest – Green Giant”

January, 2008[hr]

Northwest Woman Magazine

“Go Green Seattle” written by Keli McAlister (view PDF)

December, 2007

TravelAge West Magazine

“The Art of Living”