b'AXE THROWING AT VISUAL PHOTOGRAPHYARROWHEAD AXE ADVENTURETo add to the intriguing mix of outdoor adventure in the Stanwood-Camano area, Arrowhead Ranch has expanded its AWAITS recreational service line, openingCamano Islands first and only axe throwingvenueArrowhead Axe(www.arrowheadranchcamano.com/axe.)The vision of Arrowhead Axe is to create a destination where people come together and have the opportunity to play on a just-for-fun level or competitively. For you competitive typesArrowhead Axe is the only member of the World Axe Throwing League in the state of Washington. You dont have to be an experienced lumberjack to enjoy axe throwing - but you do have to be at least 15 years old and wear closed toed shoes. Whether you are looking for a fun night out with friends, a There is so much to do hereits like the Choose Your Own Adventure books - the only question is where will you start?unique family outing, an engaging corporate retreat or a fierce competition, youll love the Just because we offer the small townZIPLINING AT CANOPY TOURSthrill of Arrowhead Axe. You can reserve a range (two targets that can accomodate 112 charm of Stanwood and the easyNORTHWESTpeople) for $300 or book for a smaller group island of Camano does not meanAt Canopy Tours Northwest for a rate of $30/person. Reservations include your visit needs to be quiet and(www.canopytoursnw.com) your ziplinea lesson with an Axe-pert and 90 minutes of adventure starts with a ride in a 1963 Unimogaxe throwing.mellow (unless of course you wantinto the forest. Zip from tree to tree while it to be.) There are an abundance ofguides take care of all of the details so you can EMILY MRIGLOTsit back and enjoy the ride. Two brief trail walks opportunities to explore the beautygive a closer view of this incredible setting. In of the natural resources in our areaaddition to knowledgeable guides, interpretive and if you are looking to get yourdisplays on the platforms highlight forest ecology, management, as well as flora and adrenaline flowing we can do thatfauna. Wrap in the fun of the log bridge and too! From ziplining to axe throwing,the dramatic final descent and you have an horseback riding to water sportsexperience to remember. All guests must weigh 65lb300lbs and children under 12 your outdoor adventure awaits. years old must be accompanied by an adult.Rates are $103 for adults (age 13+) and $65 for youth (12 and under). Group rates are also CANOPY TOURS NWavailablefor info call 360-387-5807.Get out on the trailson horseback with Ready To Looking to challenge your team? OfferingRide in Stanwood.facilitated team building programs, Terra Teams has a series of challenging activitiesHORSEBACK RIDING AT READY while traversing a beautiful woodland.Teams challenge (always by choice, of course)TO RIDE TRAINING themselves and each other as they workHorse lover in your family? Or maybe you just through elements and group activities. whilewant to try it out? Located on the Old Pacific Hang loose and fly through the forest at Canopy Tours NW. everyone laughs and has fun! Hwy in Stanwood, Ready to Ride Training (www.readytoridetraining.com) welcomes all ages of riders to experience the joy of horseback riding.Based on the belief that horses and riders must work in tandem, Ready to Ride is committed to teaching fundamental riding skills and overall horse care and awareness.You can choose from multiple options for your horse experiencean hour of riding (inside or outside depending on weather) and an additional 30 minutes of social time (brushing, saddling, etc.) is $80/per person; 45 minutes of riding and 15 minutes of social time is $65/per person.Groups of up to four people will enjoy the opportunity to ride for an hour and a half along with 30 minutes of social time ($70/per person).All equipment is 170 E. CROSS ISLAND RDCAMANO ISLAND360.572.3133 providedincluding a treat for your horse at the end of your experience. 20Discover Stanwood-CamanoSpring/Summer 2020'