Low Cost Campgrounds in Washington and Oregon – $20 & Under a Night!

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Low Cost Campgrounds in the Northwest

 Low Cost Campgrounds in Washington & Oregon

Camping can be a great way to get out & explore the outdoors as a family and go to new & different areas. It’s also a way to just get away from the hustle & bustle of life & have a relaxing & low-key vacation. What we love about camping is that it can be quite frugal, too, so it’s a great way to still make some fun family memories but on a budget!

We have put together a list of some highlights of campgrounds around the Northwest that are $20 or less. This is obviously not a comprehensive list as there are way too many to list, but just some highlights of various areas around the Northwest. We’ve also listed below some different resources & options of more places you can look to find campsites $20 or less.

Make sure to also check out our FREE camping sites in Washington & Oregon, which is filled with some great resources on ways to camp for free or at a significant discount, as well as a number of camping sites where you can camp for free all around the Northwest!

We’d love to hear what your favorite campgrounds are around the Northwest & why it’s your favorite place to visit! 

*Update for August 2015 – make sure to follow the reports of wildfires for the area you’re camping in as there are a number of campgrounds that may be closed due to wildfires.

National Park Campgrounds:

The majority of National Park campgrounds are $20 & under – they typically range from $15 – $20 – although we found ones even cheaper and we’ve listed the highlights in our big list below of specific campgrounds. Most National Park & National Forest campgrounds are non-reservable,  which means it is first-come, first serve. This can be a good thing if you decide to be spontaneous and go camping that weekend – just make sure you get there early (by late morning on busy weekends) to get a spot.

Here are links to popular National Park /Forest campgrounds around the Northwest:

  • Olympic National Park Campgrounds – there is only one reservable campground in this area, Kalaloch Campground right on the WA coast (gorgeous campground & views by the way from this area). The rest of the campgrounds are non-reservable
  • Mt Rainier National Park Campgrounds – There are 3 campgrounds available for tent camping – Cougar Rock, Ohanapecosh (these are both reservable online) & White River campground
  • North Cascades National Park Campgrounds – There are car campgrounds (accessible by car), camps accessable by boat, & wildness campgrounds all in this area.
  • Lake Roosevelt Campgrounds – This is up in the area near the Canadian border of WA & British Columbia in eastern WA & there are 27 campgrounds up in this area, either accessible by car or by boat
  • Crater Lake National Park Campgrounds – there are 2 car-accessible campgrounds in Crater Lake, plus you can also do back-country camping

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National Park Free Admission for 4th Graders for 2015 – 2016 School Year

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National Park Free Admission for 4th Graders

National Park Free Admission for 4th Graders in 2015 – 2016 School Year

Just a reminder that all 4th graders will get FREE admission to National Parks for the 2015 – 2016 school year. Starting Monday, September 1st, every fourth grader in the country will get an Every Kid in a Park pass that will be good for FREE admission to all of America’s National Parks & federal lands & waters. This will be good for the 4th graders & their families (since it’s typically a family/car admission to get in). The pass will be good for a full year till August 31, 2016.

This pass applies to student’s who are in 4th grade for the 2015-2016 school year. This is part of President Obama’s Every Kid in the Park initiative. We visited a few local National Parks this summer, so I’ll be sharing some of our hikes with you in the next month, to give you some inspiration on where to take your family if you’re headed to a national park in the Northwest.

How many of you have 4th graders who will benefit from this initiative?

Great Wolf Lodge 48 Hour Sale is Back! Family Suites Start at $139.99 (Including Waterpark Passes)!

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The  Great Wolf Lodge 48 hour sale is here again!. You can save up to 25% off for select dates with this sale when you book by 8/28 (rooms are available for dates through 10/31 with this discount). You will need to use the coupon code: 48HOUR .  Family suites start at $149.99 when using the coupon code: 48HOUR for these summer dates! You can check this page out here to get an idea of which dates will give you the best rates.  It is best to book early, because dates will start to sell out fast.

We thought the sale would start tomorrow, but thanks to a tip from Randi in our Facebook group, it looks like its working now! I checked a few September mid week dates and was getting a rate of $149 for a family suite and waterpark passes – great price!

If you are a returning guest at Great Wolf Lodge, then you may have gotten an email with a coupon code to book your rooms with a different code which will give you a slightly cheaper rate. They offer this 48 hour sale every few months and besides the rare Groupon or Living Social deals that have come around, these are definitely the best times to find the lowest prices on Great Wolf lodge rooms.

Included in your room rate are your water park passes, too, which is basically almost 2 days at the water park. You can start using the water park as early as 1pm on the day you arrive and then you can stay till the evening on the day you checkout.

If this sale does not work out for you, be sure to check out our Great Wolf Lodge promo codes page for more promotions currently available!

Don’t forget to check out our tips on how to save the most while you’re at Great Wolf Lodge so you don’t end up spending a fortune!  And you can find additional tips on saving on lodging rates at Great Wolf Lodge.

You might also be interested in our article on Waterparks through the Northwest if this deal does not work out for you!

Thanks Randi!

Alaska Airlines Sale – Prices as low as $59/one way from Seattle

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Alaska Airlines Sale

Alaska Airlines Sale 

Here’s another *hot* airline sale we found: Alaska Airlines sale with some of the lowest prices we have seen in awhile, starting as low as $59/one way from Seattle.

You can look at the scheduler & see which dates have the best prices on flights, which was really helpful if you have some flexibility in your schedule. You can also look on that date to see which flight time will be the least expensive as well. These are available for travel select dates Sept. 10 – Nov. 5.

Here are some of the sample prices from Seattle (one-way):

  • Portland (PDX) $69
  • Boise (BOI) $79
  • San Jose (SJC) $79
  • Los Angeles (LAX) $89
  • Orange County (SNA) $89
  • Phoenix (PHX) $109
  • Maui (OGG) $209
  • Kauai (LIH) $249

Terms and Conditions:

  • Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or all days. Bag fees apply for checked baggage. An additional VAT fee from $2.15 (CAD) per bag for bags checked in Canada may apply. For travel solely within the state of Alaska, customers may check up to three bags free of charge. Additional fees apply to check more than three bags or overweight or oversized items. These fares are nonrefundable and are only available on Alaska Airlines. A ticket purchased at an Alaska Airlines airport location or through one of our reservation call centers will cost $15.00 more per person than the advertised fare. Applicable fare and tax differences apply to any changes made after ticketing. A $125(USD) change fee per person applies to changes made within 60 days of ticketed travel. The change fee is waived when travel is wholly within the state of Alaska on flights operated by Alaska Airlines. Fares include U.S. government taxes and fees. Canadian and Mexican government taxes and fees that are included in the fares shown are based on the current currency exchange rate and are subject to change. All fares are in U.S. dollars and are subject to change without notice, and other restrictions apply. Some markets may not operate daily service. Some flights may be operated by or in conjunction with Horizon Air, SkyWest, or PenAir.

Northern Idaho – Lots for a family to do on a budget (Silverwood, Lakes, Camping & More)!

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Northern Idaho Final

If you are looking for a fun, and very budget friendly family getaway in the Northwest, consider Northern Idaho. Its a trip you can make from the Puget Sound area in around 5 hours, and a tank of gas (one tank there, one tank back). There are many free things to do in the area and the natural beauty you will find in Northern Idaho is stunning this time of the year.

There are a number of camping options in the area, and if you camp in an Idaho State Park it will only run you around $20 + tax per night (tent camping).  Our preference is to break up a few nights of camping with a hotel stay or two. That way we keep our costs down, and can enjoy different things about visiting Northern Idaho.

My family has been visiting Northern Idaho on and off for the past few years and here are some of our favorite things to do.

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Silverwood Theme Park (and Boulder Bay Water Park) – Athol ID.

Silverwood is a Western Themed Theme Park and Water Park, that is about a 40 minute drive from Spokane, and around 15 -20 minutes from the Coeur d’Alene area.  Silverwood is very clean, and offers theme park rides as well a water park to cool off in, too. You will find characters like Garfield and his gang, huge ice cream cones, magic shows, roller coasters, and even old Disneyland rides (like Dumbo) to enjoy. It’s much easier on your pocket book, versus budget buster vacations like Disneyland, if you love Theme Parks.

We have lots of tips on how to save money when planning a trip to visit Silverwood, too. Check out these posts for more details:

Coeur d’Alene Lake, ID.

Not too far from Spokane or Silverwood is the popular lake destination, Coeur d’Alene. In addition to the lake and water fun, you will find resorts, restaurants built out on the water, and many of the stores you are probably used to from home.  It will take you approximately a tank of gas to get to Coeur d’Alene from the Seattle area.

Some things to do when visiting Coeur d’Alene: 

Lake Coeur dalene

Coeur d’Alene City Park

Enjoy the Lake! There is a nice swimming beach at the Coeur d’Alene City Park. In addition, you will also find basketball courts. walking/running paths, museum and more. You can also book a day cruise out on the lake, or other watersports (like paddle boarding) from this area.

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Silverwood Theme Park – Budget Friendly Getaway in Idaho

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Silverwood Theme Park Vacation

Do you love theme park vacations? If so, you will want to consider Silverwood Theme Park if you have not already visited. Its a wonderful getaway that will cost you MUCH less then Disneyland, but offers great family fun, shorter lines, and there are a number of other things you can do in Northern Idaho beyond just the theme park. My family first discovered Silverwood when our kids were much younger, and we have been visiting every couple of years ever since.

Silverwood Theme Park makes a great family get-a-way option for a couple of reasons:

  • Its close enough to drive to from Seattle and Portland areas (not a short drive, but can be done in around 5 and half hours).
  • There is fun for all ages. Its a great vacation option if you have kids of multiple age ranges, as there is something for everyone to do.
  • Affordable for a vacation if you plan carefully. Especially for a Theme Park vacation!
  • There is water park fun, as well as theme park fun.
  • Northern Idaho is a beautiful backdrop, and there are many more outdoor activities to plan into your vacation.
  • Its an easy short vacation (we usually take 4 days out of the week to head over).

Be sure to check out our these posts when planning your vacation too:

SIlverwood Park

You could plan a vacation to Silverwood Park for a budget as low as $500 (for a family of 5) if you plan carefully. We cannot even get our tickets to Disneyland for this price, so its a wonderful alternative.
Sample budget breakdown based on our trip is:
  • Gas $120 RT (took us one tank there and one back, and a little extra to drive around while in Idaho)
  • Campground (4 days/3 nights) – as low as $69 if staying in State Park (with tax) or $90 + tax if staying at Silverwood
  • 1 day of park tickets – $123.96 (price you can get if you stay at Silverwood camp ground – see below for more discount ticket ideas)
  • Food/Entertainment – $150 (we went shopping at the Walmart in town for food to cook at the campsite, and purchased some treats and drinks in the park).

Silverwood fun

Silverwood always makes for a fun family vacation!

Getting There:

It took us one tank of gas to get there, and one tank of gas to get home. With gas prices like they are, we spent just over $100 on fuel. Not a bad price for transportation for a theme park vacation for a family of five! The drive is about 5 and half hour drive.

We left at 8am and were checked into our campsite getting ready to set up by 2pm. Some trips we start by heading to Spokane for the first night and enjoy the Riverfront park first, and then heading to Silverwood the next day


Feeding your family on a Silverwood vacation includes eating in the park, and out of the park. The most frugal option is to use your regular grocery budget and eat your own food! This is what we did for our out of the park time (we cooked over the fire at our camp spot with groceries we packed from home and some we picked up at the local Walmart).


Park like grass area you can eat your own food on (at picnic tables or on the grass). Its a short walk out from the park, in front of the parking lot area.

Bring Your Own Food – 

We chose to visit the park for 2 days, but if you are on a tight budget you could do one day and spend another free day at Lake Coeur d’Alene. The first day we ate in the park. The second day we packed a lunch in the cooler (you will have to leave the park to eat your own food, they do not allow food and drink in), and then returned to the park for an ice cream snack (we ate at the Ice Creamery two days in a row!). I like to eat out, so was not looking forward to heading out of the park for lunch, but ended up really enjoying the break. We enjoyed a peaceful lunch, and some time to just sit and relax, and were refreshed when we headed back to the park. There are picnic tables that border the Silverwood Campground that you could use to bring a picnic from your car out to, if you want a table setting.

Ice Cream at Silverwood

Snack Tips – 

The ice cream cones  at the Creamery were huge! My kids started eating them so quickly I did not get a picture of the full size, but they were HUGE. The adult cones or bowls (shown in picture above) were $4.79, and you could get more then one flavor. These are easily big enough for two people to share. The kids cones were $2.99 ea (shown in top picture) and were still a very generous size.  I let the kids get their own large ones this year, but you could let two kids each pick a flavor and get two spoons, and they would both have a sizable snack for under $5 if they share one!

Free refills at Silverwood

I highly recommend buying the refillable sodas (comes to around $8.49 for the jug or $1 less if you buy with a meal). You can refill it for free all day long on the day you purchase it, and for $.99 per refill on the second day. We were there during exceptionally hot weather so it was well worth it to purchase one on the first day of our trip just to stay hydrated easily.

Silverwood Main Street

You can find the Theater I mention below, or the saloon (with entertainment) and other spots to eat on Main Street pictured above.

If you want an affordable snack, and way to get away from the crowds in a cool spot mid day, head to the movie theater on main street. We had our refillable soda, and ordered a popcorn for a couple of bucks. We then went into the movie theater to watch the old black and white movies and share the soda and popcorn. We were the only ones in the air conditioned theater, so it was a nice break from the heat and crowds.

Pizza Board

Meals In The Park –

Another park favorite for us is to visit the Pizzeria for the Illusions show and order the Family Special ($24.99 for a large pizza, breadsticks, and 4 sodas this year). We think its a great deal because you can eat while watching the show (or you can go watch the show for completely free without ordering food too). It gets crowded so you will want to get their early.

Silverwood coffee house

If your looking for a quiet spot to get away and take a break, stop in at the Coffee shop at the front of the park. Its right inside the tickets gates, and since most people are deeper in the park it seems to never have large crowds and there is plenty of seating and air conditioning to take a break.

Tips for Eating Outside The Park – 

We subscribed to Groupon and Living Social for Spokane/Coeur D’Alene ahead of time to watch for deals on restaurants over there.  There are many restaurants to choose from (like Olive Garden and other chain restaurants) between Couer D’Alene and the Silverwood area, so you could bring a coupon for one of those and do something along those lines (or check the local zip code on Restaurant.com before you leave to see if they have any restaurants you want to eat at).

There is also a Costco in Coeur d’Alene you could stop at their food bar, or a Burger King on the way up that has $1.49 kids meals too. There is also a Walmart, Fred Meyer and other shopping options in the area if you prefer to wait to get your groceries over there.



The highlight of our vacation was visiting Silverwood Theme Park! My family always has a great time here. Silverwood has both a theme park and a water park, all accessible to you, once you pay the one admission price.

Theme Park –

We always start our trip out on the Theme Park side (just a personal preference). The teens seem to like to spend more time at the waterpark, and my younger kids like the theme park better. There is a great section for young kids with lots of rides for them to choose from, and a tree house to play in if mom or dad needs a break.

Elephant ride

This is their Elephant ride, similar to the one you will find at Disneyland. They actually bought this one from Disneyland years ago! I love this, as my girls have always loved this ride and the line at Disneyland is CRAZY…but at Silverwood we can generally walk right up to the ride with little to no line!

Silverwood Swing Ride

Silverwood Rides

For the big kids there are many great roller coasters, a river rafting ride (yes you will get soaked), log ride, carnival area and more. Its all set in an old west theme, which is fun.

We love to take a break by getting on the train from main street. It runs on the hour, but you will want to board early to get seats. Its about a 30 minute excursion, including some entertainment, so its a nice opportunity to sit down for awhile with the family.

Water Park –

The water park is again set up great for both big and little kids. For the big kids there are many large slides, a lazy river, two wave pools and the raptor (green slide that you go down in a raft with a group of people). For the little kids there is a toddler spray park (above) and then a larger toddler area with slides, water guns and much more (below).

One tip we have is to head back to the toddler spray park (all the way at the back of the park by the raptor). Its usually easier to find seats back there, and there is even a covered area with picnic tables if you get there early enough). We found it to be a bit less crazy then the rest of the park, and a good spot to gather everyone together before we all went our own way.

There are plenty of big kid slides and activities. My teen spends most of his time in the waterpark.

Wavepool at Silverwood

The whole family love the TWO wave pools, and the teens loved the bigger slides

In addition to the waterslides and kids areas, there is a lazy river, and two wave pools, as well as swim up bars to get something to drink in the lazy river area. There are tubes available to rent, lockers to store your stuff ($5 for regular size, or $7 for family locker), bathrooms to change in and places to eat and drink. It does close a few hours earlier then the theme park side, and the theme park are can get crowded after that time, so plan accordingly.

You can find more details on the attractions available, and hours for when you will be visiting at the Silverwood website.

Silverwood Grounds

One of the things I love about Silverwood is how clean the grounds are, and its so well themed with beautiful gardens, lots of spots to rest (they even had water mists you could walk under on the hot days we were there). All of these things make it not only a fun theme park getaway, but I do not leave Silverwood as exhausted as I do other parks I have visited. It really is kept up well, and beautiful!

In general, my entire family loves to vacation at Silverwood, from mom and dad down to our youngest, teen, and everyone in between. Its not too hectic, but plenty to do at the same time. We find it a great, and more importantly affordable, option to visiting the larger Theme Parks located in other states.

Do you vacation in Silverwood / Lake Coeur d’Alene? What are your favorite travel tips for this area? 

Other posts you might be interested in:

Disclaimer – Silverwood did provide my family and I free passes to check the park, as well as a camping site to stay in. Idaho Tourism provided a stay at the Days Inn to be able to check that option out for families looking for budget friendly options. All opinions are strictly my own!

Silverwood Campground & Other Places To Stay Near Silverwood!

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Silverwood Campground and Other Places to Stay When Visiting Silverwood Theme Park!

There are many budget friendly options  for a family getaway to Silverwood! These include tent camping, RV parks, hotels and motels, and more! We generally choose to camp every year, to keep our visit as budget friendly as possible. It can be tough to decide where to stay when visiting Silverwood if you have not been to the area before. We have done a handful of trips to Silverwood, and wanted to share some insights on spots to stay.

We have stayed at a handful of places over the years, and I will share some experiences below, but a couple of resources to check out if you’re trying to decide where to stay include:

Visit Idaho Site (this is a great planning resource, as you can select Northern Idaho as your region and then look for places to stay based on the type of accommodations you are interested in (hotel, RV, etc). You can also see what activities are in your area, if you want to do more in Northern Idaho in addition to visiting Silverwood.

Silverwood Theme Park Lodging Resources Page – Find hotels near Silverwood on their site, or stay right on site at their RV park (see review below from our stay)

Some Ideas on Places to Stay When Visiting Silverwood


Camping is our favorite way to visit Silverwood. Well, actually we like to camp most of the time and break it up with a night or two at a hotel/motel in the Northern Idaho or Spokane area. The reason we prefer camping for this area is that: a) it makes the vacation very budget friendly (can camp for as low as $20 + tax per night in the area) and b) the weather is so nice in the summer, and the area beautiful. Here are a couple of our preferred spots when visiting Silverwood.

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The General Store at Silverwood Campground

Silverwood Campground & RV Park

We have stayed at the Silverwood Campground & RV Park twice now. It’s the most convenient spot in terms of location. You can simply walk right into the park from your campground…no driving or parking fees!

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Silverwood Tickets – Where to Get Silverwood Discount Tickets

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Silverwood Tickets – Silverwood Discount Tickets 2015

Looking for Silverwood discount tickets? Silverwood offers many money saving options to help you save on your vacation. We have included this seasons regular prices below for reference, but with a little planning there is no reason to pay full price to visit Silverwood.

Be sure to check out our posts on:

– Where to stay when visiting Silverwood

– And our review of Silverwood Theme Park

for more money saving tips on visiting the park!

Regular price tickets are as follows: General admission $46.99, Youth/Senior $23.99, 2 and under are free.

There are a number of Silverwood discount tickets available, and if all else fails simply purchase them online ahead of time. When you buy your tickets online you get an automatic $3 per ticket savings. Adult tickets are $42.99 (8-64) and kids (3-7) & Seniors are $21.99 per day for 2015 prices.

If you want to visit Silverwood for more then 2 days, your best bet is to probably purchase a multi-day pass at their online prices, for the best rate. You will pay $36.50 per day (adult tickets) or $18.50 per youth ticket for two day, or $34.33 for three day tickets (adult) and $16.66 for youth for three days.

(Check out our review of Silverwood here, if you have never been and are wondering how many days to visit for).

Places to Find Silverwood Discount Tickets:

To save even more start by checking out the Silverwood Deals Page, and select the month you plan to travel. There are many opportunities to save that way if you can be flexible with your dates. I also recommend signing up for the Silverwood newsletter. Each month they will send you coupons and sometimes there are even promo codes available. You can also follow them on Facebook as they run a handful of ticket giveaways throughout the season you can enter to win free Silverwood tickets!

Stay at the Silverwood Campground – They offer discounted rates to those who are staying at the Silverwood RV and Campground. Current rates for campers are $40.99 (ages 8-64) and Youth/Senior admission $20.99 (ages 3-7 and 65+). You can buy these tickets from the general store at the campground.

Get Silverwood Tickets at Costco – I found the ticket prices shown in the top picture for $38.99 at my local Seattle area Costco this year (2015). I have also heard they can often be purchased at the Costco in Coeur d’Alene (you might want to call ahead to see if they are available if you want those tickets).

Consider Planning your Trip with friends and family. If you can get a few families to go, you could qualify for a group discount (minimum of 15 people). When you have kids in the mix it often only takes 3 – 4 families to hit that minimum number. Not only will you get discount tickets for buying as a group, but they offer an all-you-can eat buffet for as low as $9.99 pp (great deal in the park).

AAA Discount for Members – Are you a AAA member? If so they currently offer the tickets at $39.99 for adults and $18.99 for kids!

Police, Fire or Military Members can get discounted pricing at the gate (ID required). They are $41.99 per adult ticket, and $20.99 for youth/senior tickets.

Search for promo codes to use online – We did this one year, and saved $10 per ticket. RetailMeNot currently has a $5 off promo code available. The best way to do this is just to google for promo codes that are available when you visit, and then purchase your tickets online at Silverwood with those promo codes.

Visit after 5pm for discounted rates and pay $23.99 per ticket (all ages).  This discount works well if you plan on driving in one day and setting up camp, and then can take advantage of some evening fun in the park. We did this for one day this year, and picked up one the kids tickets for $20.99, then used this discount for the adults.  If its a Friday or Saturday night in the summer, the park stays open until 10pm, so its a good way to get some fun it at a big discount. Note that Boulder Beach closes earlier (generally at 7pm in the summer) so you will want to head their first if you want to fit water fun in with this option.

Plan your trip around Special Discount Days – Silverwood offers a variety of promotions throughout the season. Sometimes you can get buy one ticket get one free, or other discounts. Upcoming deal days for the 2015 season include:

September 12 & 13, 2015 – Grandparent’s Day than at Silverwood Theme Park! Get one FREE ticket for Grandpa OR Grandma. Plus everyone receives a special pricing of only $37.99 for General Admission (ages 8-64) and $20.99 for youth/senior admission (ages 3-7, 65+).

September 12 & 13; 19 & 20; 26 & 27, 2015 – Save money and help our local food banks! This weekend save up to $18 dollars on admission

Check their deals page here to plan your trip around one of the discount days!

You might also be interested in our Disneyland Deals page here too, with lots of tips to save on Disneyland tickets, hotels, and more!

Great Wolf Lodge Promo Code – Rooms as low as $149.99 After Coupon Code!

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Great Wolf Lodge Promo Code

Great Wolf Lodge Promo Code!

(Updated Regularly)

There are some new promo codes available for Great Wolf Lodge at the Grand Mound, WA location that will help you save on stays right now.

Check out this new Great Wolf Lodge promo code that will help you get rooms for as low as $149.99 per night, if you book by 8/25, for members (sign up for free here) with promo code EARLY! The lowest prices will be for mid-week stays (costs go up for weekend stays if they are available), and you will need to stay between 9/7/15 and 10/30/15 for this rate. You can also get themed suites (like the bear den) for $187.99 after promo code for the same dates.

If you are looking for dates for this summer, you can stay starting at $169.99 through 9/4/15 with promo code SAVINGS (again the lowest prices will be for family suites on weekdays, but it should provide you a 20% savings). This code will save you 15%-20% depending on the length of your stay (need to book by 8/25 to use this code).  There is also a summer offer going on where you can stay for as low as $215.99 plus get a $25 per day resort fee (so its like paying $190.99 for the room) with promo code SIGNIN15, in case this one works better with your dates. This code is good for stays through 9/4, but you only have until 7/17 to use it!

Get a deal this winter and save up to 25% when you book dates from November 1 – December 30 with promo code SAVE when you book by 10/12 too!

Military Members can use promo code HEROES to get rates starting at $159.99 through 12/31/15 too!

More Posts to Check out:

Tips on Saving at Great Wolf Lodge


You might also be interested in our post on Great Wolf Lodge – Tips To Save The Most During Your Stay!

Or More tips on ways to save on rooms at Great Wolf Lodge here.

And we share Great Wolf Lodge Groupon deal here too, when available!

Virgin America Flights Seattle to SAN FRANCISCO As Low As $68! (Today Only Sale)

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Virgin America Flights

Virgin America is back with another awesome sale! They just launched an eight-hour sale on California fares from Seattle for fall and winter travel. You can get deals as low as $68 for Seattle to San Francisco.

More info about Virgin America:

Named the Best Domestic Airline from Travel + Leisure magazine for the sixth year in a row, Virgin America’s upscale in-flight experience is complete with Wi-Fi, food on demand, live TV and pay-per-view movies.

Few Flights You Will Find:

  • Seattle to San Francisco $68
  • Seattle to Los Angeles $78
  • Portland to San Francisco $58

Check out other ways to save on your next Disneyland trip!  And our Disney Travel Pinterest board You may also want to check out Disney hotel deals and resort deals.

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  • Tickets must be purchased by 4:59pm PT on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Main Cabin fares are one-way and require a 21- day advance purchase. Travel must occur between September 9, 2015 and February 10, 2016. Additional service dates include: FLL-SFO begins on September 25, 2015, SFO-HNL begins on November 3, 2015, FLL-JFK begins on November 3, 2015, and SFO-OGG begins on December 3, 2015. Lowest sale fares are available only on certain itineraries. Lowest sale fares are only valid for travel on Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. For SFO-HNL/OGG, lowest sale fares are only valid on Tuesday and Wednesday. Blackout dates include: 10/9/15, 10/12/15, 11/6/15, 11/9/15, 11/20/15– 11/30/15, 12/18/15 – 12/31/15, 1/1/16 – 1/4/16, 1/15/16, and 1/18/16. Seats are limited, subject to availability, and may not be available on all flights. Flights may not operate daily. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. For travel solely between points in the Continental Western Region (LAS/LAX/PDX/PSP/PVR/SAN/SEA/SFO/SJD only) and AUS-DAL, changes or cancellations can be made for a $100 fee per guest through all channels, plus any increase in fare, if applicable. For all other itineraries, changes or cancellations can be made for a $150 fee per guest through all channels, plus any increase in fare, if applicable. Any remaining balance will be placed in a guest’s travel bank, good for travel on Virgin America for one year from date of issue. Changes or cancellations of a booking made with Elevate Points will be subject to a $100 redeposit fee per guest. Guests who no-show without a change or cancellation prior to the scheduled departure time will forfeit the amount of this fare. In addition, any future flights booked in the same reservation will also be canceled and the fare will be forfeited. Tickets purchased from Virgin America through our reservation call center will cost an additional $20 per guest per itinerary. Any added cost associated with purchasing tickets from Virgin America through our reservation call center will be non-refundable. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly or partially used ticket. Fares, routes, fees and schedules are subject to change without notice. Virgin America will accept up to ten pieces of checked baggage, up to 50 pounds each, per ticketed guest traveling within the U.S. The fee for each piece of checked baggage up to 50 pounds is $25. Additional fees apply to baggage exceeding these weight limitations, and other baggage restrictions may apply.† Points required to redeem an Elevate travel reward on Virgin America will be publicly available on a seat and flight-specific basis and are subject to change. Domestic reward bookings are subject to a security fee of $5.60 per one-way trip payable by credit card or Virgin America credit file, where each one-way trip may include a connection or stopover between two domestic flights not exceeding 4 hours. There may be multiple one-way trips on the same reward booking. The Passenger Facility Charge and Segment Fees are waived for domestic reward bookings. For international reward bookings, Virgin America guests are responsible for any taxes and fees incurred from international travel. These taxes and fees are subject to change at the discretion of each country’s government and also vary from country to country depending on the origin and destination.