How do you explore the Olympic Peninsula?
Your 3 Day Olympic Peninsula Road Trip Itinerary
- Drive through Olympia towards Lake Quinalt.
- Visit the world’s largest Sitka Spruce.
- Immerse yourself in rainforest.
- Relax on the lake.
- Marvel at the islands off Ruby Beach.
- Gaze upwards at the largest cedar tree.
- Wander beneath moss-covered trees.
- Hike to a massive waterfall.
Is it better to stay in Forks or Port Angeles?
Port Angeles: This is an area you will want to stay at if you want quick and easy access to Hurricane Ridge and Lake Crescent. Forks: This town sits on the Western side of the Olympic Peninsula and is an excellent jumping-off point to get to La Push Beaches and the Hoh Rainforest.
Can you drive through Hoh rainforest?
Getting to the Hoh is a long drive from anywhere! You will definitely need a car to get there. Located on the west side of the Olympic Peninsula, it’s a solid four hour drive from Seattle, 3.5 hours from Tacoma and five hours from Portland.
What restaurants are on the Olympic Peninsula?
The Best Olympic Peninsula Restaurants For Farm-to-Table Dining
- Finistere: Port Townsend.
- Bella Italia: Port Angeles.
- Salty Girls Oyster Bar: Sequim.
- Nourish: Sequim.
- Calvin’s Crab House: Neah Bay.
- Michael’s Fresh Northwest Seafood & Steakhouse: Port Angeles.
How long does it take to drive around the loop?
The Grand Loop takes between 4 to 7 hours to drive in full.
Is Sol Duc open?
Sol Duc Campground is now open. … Recreation.gov offers reservations for 62 of the resort’s 82 tent sites and for all 17 of the resort’s RV campsites, all nestled under a lush green canopy of old growth forest. Reservations for the remaining 20 tent sites are made directly at the campground as walk in reservations.