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America the Beautiful - National Parks & Federal Recreational Lands Annual Pass
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“hurricane ridge”(70 reviews)
“several days”(9 reviews)
Pristine forest surrounding the Olympic Mountain range.
Olympic National Park, WA
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Peaceful and quiet. Lodge was closed as opens only end Apr. Crescent lake has clear waters. Can do kayaking in summer. Should stayover night as can be a tiring trip if done in one day itself.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rj6102018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For those of us who will never get to the Amazon, the Hoy rain forest if a facinating walk. Even in winter, the green, dampness is fantastic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Senioronabudget
Reviewed 30 January 2019

Travelled through this rainforest in December, yet it was absolutely gorgeous. The sceneries and the majestic Trees are talking to you at every turn. Drizzle, rain, Sunshine, rain again, it keeps on changing as you drive thru. Olympic National Rainforest is a wonderful way to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank BrotherYo
Reviewed 29 December 2018

This national park offer rain forest of temperate zone. Unique variety of biotops what you must see! The diversity of the rain forest by itself is gorgeous like from fairy tale.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Helia_linne
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Even in December it’s wonderful to drive through and hike The Olympic National Forest. There are so many millions of acres that there is always a new trail and area to find. Driving Highway 101 Pacific Coast Highway allows one access at so many points....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We loved loved loved the hike ... the forest was amazing and we spent lots of time taking pictures and just enjoying the walk through the tall tall trees. Bit of a hassle towards the end of the trail and ended up walking on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank ioana_TravelFYI
Reviewed 23 November 2018

This is my first major experience of a Temperate rainforests and glad I decided to try it. This is a must visit in the NW pacific. It is beautiful, tranquil and absolutely amazing. Will definitely visit again!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank anitgeorge
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Fun little walk around and place to take pictures. We enjoyed viewing a large Douglas fir. Also a rest stop.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank candaces0316
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

We took a day tour and spent 75% time travelling in a van from Seattle! Not recommended unless you are spending a few days here. The view from hurricane ridge and lake crescent is gorgeous but it's not worth the drive. Many cafes are closed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank zacc353
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

We had a good walk through the forest and visited the Mary mere water falls, which was nice to see. One of the wonders for me though was, how did the builders get a huge steel bridge that crosses the river to the falls, through...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 747BarryB
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Sabrina A
11 January 2019|
Response from pjgrad | Reviewed this property |
The actual mountains will have snow likely. It's a ski area in winter. The whole park has several micro-climates and it will be WET. It could be any where from low 30s to the low 50s. Best to use your weather app and check... More
29 July 2018|
Response from frankdK5797JR | Reviewed this property |
We focused on the west coastal portion of the park. Hoh rainforest, Kalaloch and Ruby Beaches, too. We only had a day. Hope this helps!