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Eco-Conscious Ways to Enjoy Seattle
Whether you're looking to explore the outdoors, enjoy some delicious food, or uncover a bit of history, these fun ideas are sure to keep you—and Mother Nature—happy as you explore Seattle in new and exciting ways.
- Ballard Farmers Market. Open every Sunday, you'll find tons of organic produce, raw local honey, wild mushrooms, natural skincare remedies, and gorgeous flowers at this market to reinvigorate your love for nature.
- Whale-watching. Spot the orcas of Puget Sound on an eco-conscious tour where the whales are always scouted by eye, not disruptive airplanes or sonar. Don't forget your binoculars!
- Nature and history hike. Immerse yourself in a beautiful forest on this hike that reveals the historic hidden past of three former coal mining towns.
- Theo Chocolate Factory tour. This lush chocolate is made from organic beans grown exclusively in two regions that are certain to be fair trade. Tour the factory and enjoy a decadent sample—or two!