Springtime Adventures: Paddleboards, Public Gardens & Puget Sound Whale Watching

No matter the season, Everett offers a wide variety of outdoor activities to choose from. Whether you want to go paddleboarding at Silver Lake, explore the local plant life and sculpture gardens at Legion Park or cover your friends in paint; Everett has a little bit of something for everyone. 

Hydrology Stand Up Paddle 

Hydrology Stand Up Paddle offers a new way to experience the natural, outdoor beauty of Everett from the comfort of a SUP (Stand-up Paddleboard). Enjoy the sparkling waters of Silver Lake either alone or with friends and family through their individual and group rentals of paddleboards. 

New to paddleboarding? Take a class or lesson, as a group or by yourself, to gain some basic skills. Or relax your mind and body with a paddleboard yoga class. 


Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens 

The Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens showcases a collection of both natural and sculpted wonders for visitors to behold. With a variety of groves, gardens and trails to discover, the Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens will have something new each time you visit.  

From the native plant life found in an average Pacific Northwest backyard to an outdoor museum of diverse sculptures you can see it all for free.  


Island Adventures - Everett 


Island Adventures offers a unique exploration of the familiar Puget Sound. Set sail from the Everett marina and enjoy the views of the blue ocean waves and aquatic wildlife aboard one of their three-story vessels. With Island Adventures’ Whale Guarantee, you are sure to see Grey Whales as they migrate down the West Coast from Alaska. 

Sit back and enjoy this two-hour tour with comfortable accommodations of food and beverages, quality sound systems, indoor heated cabins and no ferry hassle.