Layne Carter

About Layne Carter

Tap Trail's Assistant Editor, Layne Carter, grew up in Spokane, Washington and Leavenworth, Washington, but has spent the last seven years in Bellingham studying journalism at WWU. When she’s not beertending around town, you can find her biking, drinking beer or biking to a number of local breweries for a beer.

Terramar Brewstillery: A new beer destination worth the drive

You’ve definitely passed it if you’ve ever taken I-5 North to Bellingham, or maybe you’ve visited when you want to eat a world class breakfast at Tweets Cafe. Either way, Edison, Washington has several hidden gems, especially for a town its size. Two things that were missing, according to residents; [...]

2019-09-30T18:06:35-07:00

Tap Roundup 9/27

Pint Points Thousand Acre Cider House has a weekend long cider release of Schilling's chai spice infused cider (Chaider) both on draft and served mulled! It's super delicious and the perfect fall treat, so make sure you stop in for happy hour tonight, or just-because sometime this weekend. Tomorrow! Join Aslan [...]

2019-09-27T13:52:34-07:00

Tap Roundup 9/20

  Pint Points Join Overflow Taps for one of their greatest parties of the year– Soktoberfest! At 3 pm in their Barkley Village location, they'll be hosting a wide variety of German Oktoberfest inspired beers, games like stein hoisting, corn hole, ring toss and a costume contest. This events help collect [...]

2019-09-20T13:18:53-07:00

Tap Roundup 9/13

Pint Points Don't miss Chuckanut's Oktoberfest tomorrow! Who better to celebrate Festbier season with than the creators of some of the world's finest lagers? The event is from 1-10 pm and throughout the afternoon/evening, there are contests like yodeling, stein holding and Hamerschlagen. Mark your calendars for another Oktoberfest at GRUFF [...]

2019-09-13T15:08:15-07:00

Tap Roundup 8/23

Pint Points Join the Whatcom Mountain Bike Coalition this Saturday at the Aslan Depot to support their Galbraith Mountain parking lot project. The new parking lot will increase accessibility & safety for cyclists, so drink a beer for a good cause and support your local mountain bikers. Also, mark your calendars [...]

2019-08-23T11:40:45-07:00

Tap Roundup 8/16

Pint Points Chuckanut hosts their Oktoberfest in less than a month! They know a thing about German beer so you may want to mark your calendars for September 14th... If you're a lady in the craft beer industry, Pink Boots Society Bellingham is hosting their first educational event as an [...]

2019-08-16T10:26:37-07:00

Tap Roundup 8/9

Pint Points Welcome to Bellingham, Thousand Acre Cider House! Check out our latest article breaking down this rad, educational, community-focused, local business. Beer-lovers, get ready to also be cider-lovers. For those of you that already drink cider, you have a new playground! You can now find Herb's Cider Special Reserve [...]

2019-08-09T11:53:01-07:00