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Relaxation on Washington State's Olympic Peninsula.

November 22, 2016 by: William Segil

Day 1: Hurricane Ridge (45 minutes from Sea Cliff Gardens)

Day 1: Hurricane Ridge (45 minutes from Sea Cliff Gardens)

Reasons to go:

  • Sweeping views of the glacier-capped Olympic Mountains and the Strait of Juan De Fuca
  • Summer hiking trails – both easy and strenuous – through alpine meadows brimming with wildflowers
  • Winter slopes and cross-country trails for skiing, snowshoeing, and tubing
  • Visitor’s Center and gift shop situated near the 5,200-foot peak

More information: 

Hurricane Ridge is open every day during the summer, Friday through Sunday during the winter

www.nps.gov/olym/planyourvisit/visiting-hurricane-ridge.htm

www.nps.gov/olym/planyourvisit/hurricane-ridge-in-winter.htm

 

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