Guide To Visiting Olympic National Park
Olympic NP is divided into three ranges: beach, rainforest and mountain.
Take a quick ferry from Seattle to the Olympic Peninsula
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Start in the mountains. Take the 18 miles trip from Port Angeles to Hurricane Ridge
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Make sure to bring warm clothes - you’ll be at > 5000 ft of elevation
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Hurricane Ridge offers hiking in the summer and skiing and snowshoeing all winter.
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Next, venture down to Forks, WA. On your way to the rainforest, stop at Lake Crescent.
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Visit the Hoh Rainforest
Walk the .8 mile trail - Hall of Mosses
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Spot some elk in the rainforest!
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If you have time for a short trip outside the park, visit the tree of life at Kalaloch Beach
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Rialto Beach is the third part of Olympic NP.
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Giant drift logs, huge waves, and seastacks are the defining features of this area
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