K1172's New Itinerary

Breathe Mile-High Air at Hurricane Ridge!

Hurricane Ridge, 17 miles south of Port Angeles, in Olympic National Park, will make you feel like you're on top of the world. And, in fact, you are!  Hurricane Ridge is reached by taking Hwy 101 into Port Angeles.  Look for the Olympic National Park Visitor Center and Hurricane Ridge signs.  Turn south on Race Street, and taking a slight right curve on the Hurricane Ridge Parkway. From there you will see signs leading to the Park Entrance.

Location

Olympic National Park WA
United States

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center & Webster's Woods Art Park

Thought-provoking exhibitions with a Northwest flavor are imaginatively displayed in the semi-circular hilltop gallery set against an awesome vista of marine and mountain views. Webster's Woods is a five-acre "museum without walls" featuring over 125 sculptures and site works along rustic trails in a unique sylvan setting that is a microcosm of nearby Olympic National Park.

Gallery hours: Wednesday—Sunday, 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m. (Nov.-Feb.); 11:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m. (Mar.-Oct.)
Webster's Woods open daylight hours, year-round. Admission is free.

Location

PA Fine Arts Center & Webster's Woods Art Park
1203 E. Lauridsen Blvd.
Port Angeles, WA 98362
United States
48° 6' 12.8376" N, 123° 25' 11.4168" W

Port Townsend Marine Science Center & Natural History Museum

The Port Townsend Marine Science and Natural History Museum promote the scientific study of Puget Sound and the Northwest Straits with interactive live exhibits for the public and educational programs, training and support for teachers and students. Bird migration cruises to Protection Island are scheduled throughout the year.

Fort Worden State Park
532 Battery Way
Port Townsend, WA 98368
tel: 360-385-5582; 1-800-566-3932

Location

Pt. Townsend Marine Science Center & Natural History Museum
532 Battery Way
Port Townsend, WA 98368
United States
48° 8' 28.1724" N, 122° 46' 19.0848" W

Nature's Three-in-One Package! Sol Duc Hot Springs, Falls and River

Named "Land of Sparkling Water" by the Quileute Tribe, Sol Duc Falls and Hot Springs is a place good for the body and Soul.

Whether soaking in the beauty of the area or soaking in the healing powers of Sol Duc Hot Springs, this spot offers a variety of outdoor acitivites.

Located about an hour west of Port Angeles, Washington on US Hwy 101, this secluded valley getaway boasts old growth forests, mineral springs, hiking, camping, massage therapy, kayaking, birding...scores of ways to melt away life's little tensions!

Location

Sol Duc Hot Springs WA
United States

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REGIONAL DESTINATIONS WEBSITE LINKS

Want to get local? These community sites are great resources for finding even more information on local happenings, local businesses and places to stay. Take a look at these sites and plan your trip to the Olympic Peninsula!