Winter Solstice Bus Trip to Leavenworth
Saturday, 12/17, 2016
for this fun filled journey embracing the longest night
of the year. Colette Hoff will be our guide for the experience. She welcomes your interest and questions.
Who is Invited?
All are welcome! Children, teens, adults and seniors will
have a variety of activities to choose from and enjoy, snow play,
shopping, a traditional sleigh ride and ranch dinner, and quiet moments
to celebrate the solstice. Share this treat with family and friends and
make new ones along the way.
What To Bring
Be sure to wear warm layers of clothes and bring lunch,
snacks, and libations for enjoying and sharing. We encourage you to
bring sleds and skis, inner tubes and other snow play equipment.
Schedule for the
- We board a heated, chartered bus at 8:00 am, and travel through snow-laden forests,
craggy mountains, icicled streams, over Snoqualmie and Blewett Pass
to the beautiful Bavarian Christmas village —
- We stop for sledding and snow play or walks in the woods at
out travel conditions
- After lunch aboard the bus, we stop in Leavenworth for the
lights, shopping, enjoying a warm fire with local musicians playing
in the square and more!
- At the
Eagle Creek Ranch, just
outside of Leavenworth, we take a horse-drawn sleigh
ride, returning to their lodge for
dinner, before re-boarding the bus.
- We stop at Blewett Pass and have a
brief candlelight solstice ritual and join in hope for peace and
- Lastly, we re-board our bus for the
journey home; arriving back at the Eastgate Park and Ride lot around
The cost for this event includes transportation, snow play, sleigh ride,
and a hearty dinner:
$90 – Adults (18 and older)
$75 - Children (13 to 18)
$55 - Children (3 to 12)
Children under 2 free
A $30 registration fee is required to hold your seat must
accompany your registration. The deposit is not refundable after
Register on-line below.
Or, fill out this registration form, and mail the completed
with your deposit to:
Box # 312
Tahuya, WA 98588
Please make checks payable to "The Goodenough
For more information or to register by phone, please call Elizabeth Jarrett-Jefferson at 206-313-9803, or email her at email@example.com.
Cancellation Due to Weather
In the event of pass closure, we’ll go to Sahale
Learning Center on the Hood Canal for games, music, feasting and