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Vacation House Destinations Selects Vortex Managers

(News Item #0324, Published: 11/25/15, VortexManagers.com) – The only destination club specializing in Northwest Vacation Rental homes has selected Vortex Reservations to expand its properties and services. Read more

Varoom Vacation Rental Cooperative for Rent By Owners

(News Item #0295, Published: 02/01/14, Varoom.biz) – A novel new approach helps fill vacation Homes fill unoccupied dates by coordinating inquiries between managers and Rent by Owners with no risk or up front cost.. Read more

Crystal Chalets At Crystal Mountain Hires New Managers

(News Item #0291, Published: 12/22/13, CrystalChalets.com) – After considering self manager, Home Owner Association chooses Goldener, a lodging management firm that specializes in operating remote properties at high hospitality standards. Read more

Jackie Martin Moves to the Mountains

(News Item #0290, Published: 12/04/13, CrystalChalets.com) – Crystal Chalets picks new rental management firm and experienced onsite manager, Jackie martin. Goldener Resorts specializes in unique, unusual and remote lodging properties like Crystal Chalets. Read more

Your 2013 travel resolution? Don’t be a jerk

(News Item #0278, Published: 01/03/13, Seattle Times Newspaper) – Wheter you're flygin, driving or sailing, there's something about travel that brings out the jer in all of us. Read more

New Washington State Vacation Rental Website

(News Item #0271, Published: 06/01/12, WAVRMA.org) – There is a new vacation rental website in Washington state that lists homes only from quality managers who are members of the Washington State Vacation Rental Managers Association. Read more

Icicle Riverhaus is Leavenworth Newest & Oldest Accommodations

(News Item #0240, Published: 07/01/11, LeavenworthSunspots.com) – There are cabins near the river or by the river. But Riverhaus is precisely perched on the banks of the famous Icicle River in the Bavarian village of Leavenworth. Read more

Elk Meadow Chalet joins Crystal Mountain Sunspots

(News Item #0236, Published: 06/23/11, CrystalMountainSunspots.com) – Named after the magnificent Roosevelt Elk that frequently graze the area, Elk Meadow Chalet is the newest Vacation Rental home in the area. It has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and sleeping for up to 12 guests. Read more

Skiers rediscover White Pass

(News Item #0233, Published: 01/31/11, Seattle Times Newspaper) – The expansion of White Pass Ski Area, tied up by legal challenges for three decades, offers some important lessons in the balancing between public access and preservation of Northwest wilderness. Read more

Chateau Timberline Managed by Vortex Managers

(News Item #0225, Published: 08/01/10, ) – Chateau Timberline, near the South East entrance to Mount Rainier National Park, at Packwood Washington has appointed Sunspot Resorts as its Lodging management company. Read more

Hyak's New Lifts Open for Winter 2010

(News Item #0215, Published: 07/01/10, SummitAtSnoqualmie.com) – Summit at Snoqualmie is building two new ski lifts this summer in the Hyak (summit east) portion of the ski area. These replace a lift destroyed in a landslide in 2009. Read more

Breaking Ground on Gondola Project

(News Item #0207, Published: 04/27/10, CrystalMountainResort.com) – On 4/26/2010 a new Gondola Project began at the Crystal Mountain Ski Resort, which is a huge step in allowing Crystal Mountain to be operational year round. Read more

Washington State's Most Remote Luxury Retreat

(News Item #0190, Published: 12/15/09, SunspotResorts.com) – It sites five miles above 4,000 foot Blewett Pass but is kind of luxuriouis private vacation rental home you only see in prestigious magazines. 5 Bedrooms, 3 baths and packed with activities and fun. Read more

ABC's Good Morning America Highlights Leavenworth Christmas

(News Item #0038, Published: 11/29/07, ABCNews.com) – Read more

5 Reasons to Check Out a Non-Hotel

(News Item #0053, Published: 11/11/07, Seattle Times Newspaper) – Read more

A Bit of Bavaria in a Mountain Town

(News Item #0093, Published: 02/03/07, New York Times) – Read more

Leavenworth's Toast to Bavaria Makes Every Day Festive

(News Item #0010, Published: 01/25/07, Seattle PI Newspaper) – Read more

Bavarian Village & A Bunch More

(News Item #0009, Published: 10/01/06, NW Travel Advisor) – Read more

Author Campaigns for Relief from "Vacation Deficit Disorder"

(News Item #0114, Published: 04/14/04, ChicagoTribune.com) – Read more

America Needs a Vacation

(News Item #0095, Published: 08/24/03, Seattle Times Newspaper) – Read more