Travel Blogs from Port Angeles
We explored the mountains, forest, lake and coastal areas of the Olympic National park. Drove 200 miles and hiked in two locations over the course of 9 hours.
Took off for the park at around 11am, first stop the trail heads at the Storm Head Ranger Station situated on Lake Crescent. Our intention was to complete 2 hikes from this location. We ...
... a phone card so that we can make calls and not use up our cell phone.
Back to a cultural centre where we were told there is free wifi. Yay to finally get onto a system where it's not only free but quick.
tomorrow we go to Seattle so hope to get more written but not sure when we can put more photos on. I'm hoping when we return to Seattle next week, I will be able to do some. fingers crossed ...
... gardens. In fact this place is on the cover of a gardening magazine. Anyway they had wine, cheese, and crackers waiting for us which we naturally took advantage of and sat outside next to a gas fire pit looking at Canada. It was a pretty good way to end the day.
Tomorrow we hope to see some of the sights and do some hiking but the weather doesn't look like it will cooperate. We'll just have to ...
As a part of the load out in Silverdale, I sent some no longer needed clothes and a few other things we didn't need (and some purchases of nick-knacks) from the UPS Store.
The hotel where we stayed had a decent offering for breakfast as far as 'free breakfasts' go at modest hotels . . . you could make waffles, and they had hot oatmeal . . . and some sausage gravy for biscuits . . . and boiled eggs . . . we grabbed a couple of boiled eggs and a piece of fruit . . . off to ...
... night at another Econolodge Motel (N46 58.557 W123 52.921) which at $57 for the night in the biggest room we have seen in a motel to date plus a charming and entertaining ex Fijian receptionist named Vijay represented great value for money. Both Aberdeen and Hoquiam are riverside towns located on a tidal estuary and share that appealing maritime aura of small but bustling working ports, the river lined with interesting looking warehouses, fishing boats of all shapes and ...
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