From Carson, it's approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the west to Portland and 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the north to Tacoma.
It's hardly surprising the area around Carson is such a hotspot for with international and local vacationers alike; Southwest Washington is dotted with captivating attractions. Bridal Veil and Mount Hood are two other places worth checking out while you're in Southwest Washington.
Washougal, is another good spot to head to. It is approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Carson and offers a great selection of points of interest, for example Captain William Clark Regional Park, Two Rivers Heritage Museum and Parker's Landing Historical Park. If you are after more entertainment consider checking out Orchard Hills Golf and Country Club and Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge before returning to Carson.
When the sun is shining, take the time to explore Southwest Washington's alluring waterways. Scuba diving and sea kayaking are both popular ways to get active here.
The most convenient major airport, Portland International Airport, is located in Portland, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the west of Carson, which is handy to remember when booking your vacation.