Highway 101 will be closed around Lake Crescent beginning today (Sept 11) at 6:00 AM and is scheduled to remain closed until Friday morning, September 14, as announced by Olympic National Park. Although this is disappointing and inconvenient for travelers planning on exploring the Lake Crescent and Sol Duc regions, many of the Olympic Peninsula’s most iconic destinations are readily accessible. Here are five amazing areas to consider exploring during the four-day closure:
Don’t let our quick autumn season come and go without taking time to admire the breathtaking fall colors we have here in the Pacific Northwest. Consider taking this Fall Color Farewell Tour on a scenic, enjoyable autumn daytrip in Olympic National Park.
We're excited to introduce our Seattle-based Olympic National Park Group Hiking Tours, creating the ultimate outdoor daytrip from Seattle!
Last week, Olympic National Park announced that the road to the Sol Duc had been reopened - the first time in months due to storm damage. How exciting! Naturally, I took my first opportunity to visit the reopened Sol Duc park area and was treated to a spectacular display of a winter beauty!