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Small-Group Olympic National Park Tour from Seattle
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Wild! Only one big town - Aberdeen. Otherwise you drive for miles with nothing but trees. Then road works and takes one hour to cover 10 miles. 17 plus mikes in to each location in National Park. You need plenty of time and a reason...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Most of this peninsula is the Olympic National Park, which is spectacular and filled with wonderful hikes to waterfalls and other things such as the Hoh Rainforest. There are a number of lively and interesting towns such as Sequim, Port Angeles, Port Townsend. And interesting...More

Thank maryloumellon
Reviewed 28 November 2016

From mountains to temperate rain forests to beaches and more, Washington's Olympic Peninsula has much to offer.

Thank AAHolt
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Beginning an hour north of Aberdeen begins an adventure.There are ocean views, whales (in season), temperate rain forests, rushing streams and some great lodges. Driving is easy in low season and it does not rain all the time. Take a rain jacket but rain fail...More

Thank Iwanttobeontheroad
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The Peninsula is so peaceful and filled with so many things to do. Any one could spend to week, maybe a month to see it all. There are things for all ages to do.

Thank Cherie E
Reviewed 23 February 2016

A must see. I would suggest taking late April because it is not crowded. My wife and I really enjoyed the drive and scenery. We started out in Seattle and drove around the Peninsula and then down the cost to Big Sur in California.

1  Thank ElijahM5
Reviewed 10 April 2015

We drove up and back from Portland, OR and around the peninsula in three days, early April, with sunshine for three days. It was busy, and we only saw bits. Hurricane Ridge drive was amazing, but the clouds were heavy. By the time we reached...More

23  Thank Karina W
Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

Beware that on chilly mornings there can be hard to spot black ice on the roads. We were on the way to catch the ferry to Canada when we encountered some. Nearly got killed.

5  Thank CarmichaelVentura
Reviewed 20 September 2014

We took a ferry from Vancouver Island and drove to Kalaloch Lodge for two nights. There were so many and varied sights on the Olympic peninsula, we were sorry we did not have more time there. The coastal areas, the rain forest and the stunning...More

5  Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Spent Labor Day weekend hiking the Oly Pen route from Cape Alava to Point of Arches. The last day between Seafield and the Point was extremely difficult. Their are headlines that have to be climbed over because they cannot be rounded due to the tides....More

5  Thank BellinghamBeachbaby
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