Where is the rainforest in Olympic National Park?
The Hoh is one of the finest remaining examples of temperate rainforest in the United States and is one of the park’s most popular destinations. The Hoh lies on the west side of Olympic National Park, about a two-hour drive from Port Angeles and under an hour from Forks.
Are there rainforests in the US?
While we do have rainforests in the U.S., almost all of them are temperate. The only tropical rainforest managed by the U.S. Forest Service is El Yunque National Forest in northern Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico is a commonwealth of the U.S., and Puerto Ricans are American citizens).
How far is the rainforest from Seattle?
The distance between Seattle and Hoh Rainforest is 77 miles. The road distance is 222.7 miles.
What forests are in Washington state?
Washington National Forests
- Colville National Forest.
- Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
- Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.
- Okanogan National Forest.
- Olympic National Forest.
- Umatilla National Forest.
- Wenatchee National Forest.
What town is Ruby Beach in?
Ruby Beach is the northernmost of the southern beaches in the coastal section of Olympic National Park in the U.S. state of Washington. It is located on Highway 101, in Jefferson County, 27 miles (43 km) south of the town of Forks.