Skagit County is located in the northwestern part of Washington State, USA. North of Seattle, Washington and south of Vancouver, B.C. Canada. The mighty Cascade Mountains stand to the east, overlooking a the fertile Skagit Valley which boasts a variety of agricultural crops. Running through the Skagit Valley is the Immense Skagit River flowing westward toward the beautiful San Juan Islands. World famous tulip fields blanket the Skagit Valley in the spring. Flocks of Canadian geese, snow geese and trumpeter swans can be seen here in the winter. Bald eagles soar overhead year round and great blue herons stand along the shorelines.