Travel Blogs from Olympic National Park, United States

Olympic National Park, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Olympic National Park

A travel blog entry by gordon.ye

My friend Wei and I flew into Seattle, then rented a car to visit Olympic National Park, staying at Port Angeles. Curiously, Port Angeles was originally named Los Angeles by Spanish explorer Juan de Fuca, but the name was later anglicized. We visited ...

Les montagnes et les

Les montagnes et les "rainforests"

A travel blog entry by mike_martine

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Aujourd'hui, on passe une autre journée dans le "Olympic National Park", mais cette fois dans la partie intérieure, c'est-à-dire dans les montagnes "Olympics" (la plus haute a seulemment la moitié de l'altitude du Mont Rainier, mais c'est très joli ...

Alyssa Clarke at the Olympic National Park, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Alyssa Clarke at the Olympic National Park

A travel blog entry by reds_adventure

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Alyssa Clarke and her family went to the Olympic National Park to celebrate the start of the summer holidays! They sent this postcard: Alyssa Clarke went to Kalaloch Beach right after school got out for a camping trip. It is in the Olympic ...

Olympic NP, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Olympic NP

A travel blog entry by jackyna

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... NP with a unique forest that can be seen only in three places in the whole world. In here, in Patagonia and New Zealand. So we had to check it. As well, the Twilight saga takes places close to this park, in Forks, WA and in the La Push ...

The

The "perfect" Base Camp!

A travel blog entry by sammy85430

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... of Forks today. I found this really great "primitive" site on a road leading to the Hoh Rainforest(google it) in Olympic National Park. Its halfway between the parks rainforest trails, Mt. Olympus trails and the Pacific Ocean beach of Ruby Beach! The best ...

The clearest water I have ever seen, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

The clearest water I have ever seen

A travel blog entry by mikenda

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The drive up here in the Olympic is unbelievably beautiful. It's soggy since it keeps raining on and off, but beautiful! You think you will never see a prettier place and then you turn the corner and have your breath taken away from the sights. The colors ...

All over the Great Northwest, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

All over the Great Northwest

A travel blog entry by mikenda

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... that there really isn't much to do here unless you fish. So we headed SE and drove down to Sol Duc Hot Springs in the Olympic National Park. Lots of the places up here have Native Indian names. This is still part of the rain forest and we got some of it ...

Our fifth blog, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Our fifth blog

A travel blog entry by bartsher

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Barton: Olympic National Park for a couple of nights on the beach, the continuous flow of fog from the ocean made for the coldest camping site of the summer. The campfire couldn't warm us because there was too much swirling wind. Seattle for two ...

Low Tide....sooooo cool!, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Low Tide....sooooo cool!

A travel blog entry by sammy85430

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... . And for a break from routine as well my friend Jessica form Vancouver, Washington will be visiting me Tuesday night while Im staying at Nehalem Bay State Park on the Oregon coast! So looking forward to that. As always.... Peace out my friends, Papa ...

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK: Lake Crescent, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK: Lake Crescent

A travel blog entry by bklexcellentadv

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... the foaming waters of the Sol Duc river...she and her siblings smell their way up the stream to the same pool they came from" Olympic Park Nature notes ANSWERS TO LAST BLOG ENTRY: 1. Characteristics of a Temperate rain forest: over 100in rain a year, mild ...

Almost To The Pacific Ocean!, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Almost To The Pacific Ocean!

A travel blog entry by sammy85430

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... last update and wanted to catch you you. I last reported from Vancouver Washington on the 4th of July and now I am in Olympic National Park, Washington State which is as about as far northwest you can get in the lower 48. My plans changed somewhat in the ...

Olympic National Park, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Olympic National Park

A travel blog entry by jaredandjen

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... back to 101 north to continue on our way. Our next stop was when 101 reaches the Pacific Ocean and we were now in the Olympic National Park. We stopped at the pullout for Beach No. 1 and walked the trail out to the cliff over the beach. It was pretty and ...

Hurricane Ridge, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Hurricane Ridge

A travel blog entry by jerry.sue

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We ended our day with a visit to the Hurricane Ridge Visitor Center in Olympic National ...

Lake Crescent, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Lake Crescent

A travel blog entry by jerry.sue

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We started the day with short hike at Lake ...

I need to be beside the seaside beside the sea, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

I need to be beside the seaside beside the sea

A travel blog entry by lilynomad

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After a delayed start and having to go get more shopping and some hardcore antibiotics we finally got on the road. I will always love Elisa for sorting this out for me as there is nothing as sucky as being away from home and being very very sick and not ...

Mt. Olympus, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Mt. Olympus

A travel blog entry by leonardgrill

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... took us deep into the forest with gigantic trees.  When the trees fall they are just left to decay.  It creates a very dramatic landscape.  So far Olympic National Park is amazing and we have two more days.  Everyone should ...

Exploring Olympic, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Exploring Olympic

A travel blog entry by mickandbrit

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... main port city on the northeast coast of the Olympic Peninsula. Back in the US. . . again. We headed straight for the Olympic National Park Headquarters, where we asked around to find out how best to plan our visit. Alas, there were no stickers to be had ...

Vom Regenwald ins Hochgebirge, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Vom Regenwald ins Hochgebirge

A travel blog entry by mummenschanz

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... an der Pazifikkueste, den beruehmten Regenwald an der Westseite des Gebirges und natuerlich das Gebirge selber. Eigentlich besuchte ich den Park nur, um den Regenwald zu sehen. Dieser war allerdings weniger spektakulaer als gehofft, am Ende war es ein ...

North Coast, Olympic National Park, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

North Coast, Olympic National Park

A travel blog entry by beth.rimmer

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... and insect free coast line at Deer Lake we traveled to the North Coast.  Disjointed from the rest of the park, the Olympic National Park also contains a 60 mile strip of the Pacific coast running down the far northwest of the Olympic Peninsula. ...

Olympic National park, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Olympic National park

A travel blog entry by belgtravelgirl

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Vrijdagmorgen was er gelukkig geen verkeer naar het NP Olympia, en konden we dus op ons 'gemakje' naar Quinault rijden.  Eerst hebben we onze picknick opgegeten en daarna waren we klaar voor wat wandelingen. En we wilden weer wat overdrijven ...

Is there Rain in the Rainforest?, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Is there Rain in the Rainforest?

A travel blog entry by jlb43409

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... we just enjoyed the coffee.   After  the market, we went back to the hotel to start our journey towards Olympic National Park.   The Park is located on the Washington peninsula and has many different looks/feels in the 1500 square ...

Olympic National Park, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Olympic National Park

A travel blog entry by nicholastjs

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Les belles plages du Pacifique, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Les belles plages du Pacifique

A travel blog entry by mike_martine

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Aujourd'hui, on visite les plages du "OIympic National Park", qui comprend la côte et ses plages, des montagnes et des "rainforests". On arrête à trois plages qui ont toutes des caractéristiques particulières. La plage du Kalaloch Lodge a du ...

Day 5, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Day 5

A travel blog entry by billy1

We spent our next day at Olympic National Park. We started our day at Hurricane Ridge where we saw beautiful views of meadows, wildflowers, and mountains. We then drove to Sol Duc Hot Springs where we soaked in the hot springs and spent the night at the ...

10 Mile Hike On The Hoh River Trail, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

10 Mile Hike On The Hoh River Trail

A travel blog entry by sammy85430

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... took a 10 mile hike...huh...lol..when? It felt really good today doing 10 miles along a very beautiful Hoh River Trail in Olympic National Park,Washington. The actual trail can go as far as 17.5 miles taking you out to the Glacier Meadow and views of Mt. ...

Hurricane Ridge, Olympic National Park , United States travel blog

Hurricane Ridge

A travel blog entry by koolkev88

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Nat and Stephanie's wedding, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Nat and Stephanie's wedding

A travel blog entry by slough

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Nat and Stephanie Bittners wedding. We spent Friday night at the Craverian with Kent and Jackie. The next day was our road trip to the lodge. All the guests stayed at the Lodge at Lake Quinault. It was a beautiful remote destination home to the ...

Olympic National Park - Hurricane Ridge, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

Olympic National Park - Hurricane Ridge

A travel blog entry by barbh5889

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... very fast as it was already early afternoon and we still had a lot more to see. We headed for Hurricane Ridge Road in Olympic National Park via the town of Port Angeles where we stopped at a Jiffy (very slow) Lube to have the oil changed after having put ...

May 17, 2011, Olympic National Park, United States travel blog

May 17, 2011

A travel blog entry by eszti.tobi

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TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD, Olympic National Park WA, United States travel blog

TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD

A travel blog entry by nanseaj

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After a delightful breakfast with Cori we headed to our next campsite, Heart O' the Hills Campground in the Olympic National Park, secured a campsite and had a bite of lunch before driving up to Hurricane Ridge for our first hike.  It was a clear, sunny ...