a front row seat to the olympics

Summary: Hurricane Ridge is definitely among the top destinations that the Olympic Peninsula offers. Simply driving to the Hurricane Ridge Visitors Center is worth the 35-minute drive. The views along the way and at the summit are incredible. Additionally, during its full scale operations in the summer, the visitors center offers guided walking tours, a snack bar, gift shop, wonderful exhibits, among other things.

Quick Facts:

  • Location: 17 miles from Port Angeles, WA
  • Google Maps
  • Seasonal Operations:
    • Summer: Open Daily
    • Remainder of year: Open Saturday/Sunday (if road is open)
  • Educational exhibits, visitor information, and restrooms
  • Snack bar, gift shop, guided tours (open seasonally)

gallery roadmap

bucket list drive to the top

Incredible views from the summit

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beautiful views during each season

Front Row Seat.jpg