The challenge sports capital of Snohomish County, Monroe is the favorite play-hard weekend destination for thousands of athletes and spectators each year. Featuring NASCAR, Drag, Drift and Demo events at the Evergreen Speedway, premier wakeboard and triathlon competitions at Lake Tye and year-round events at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds, Monroe entertains thousands of visitors each year.
Monroe offers relaxed, family and pet-friendly hotels, camping and RVs parks near rivers and lakes with plenty of room for large groups, vehicles, toys and gear. Ask for the Choose Monroe Hotel Rate and save at the Best Western Sky Valley Inn, Evergreen Inn and Suites and the Dutch Cup Motel.
Amphitheater-like access, acres of green space and family-friendly beach and boat access make Lake Tye a premier venue for professional wakeboard competitions, events, concerts, fishing and more. Casual and upscale dining with spirits and wine tasting are offered nearby.
The Fryelands across from Lake Tye support the challenge sports industry with dozens of specialty, custom and high-end auto, sports and retail services. Batting cages and a stunning array of hot rods, street rods, dragsters and more are on display at Jim Green’s Hot Rod Gallery.
Monroe’s historic downtown has an industrial flavor with the Twin Rivers Brewery and tasting room, boutique shops, American and ethnic cuisine, bakeries, and a historic museum, all tucked in small unexpected spaces along Main Street.
The adventure beings only 40 minutes northeast of SeaTac Airport, and an easy 1-1/2 hour drive south from the U.S. / Canadian border or west from Wenatchee.
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