Tag Archives: Olympic National Park

Sunshine, Blue Skies!

After spending the last three weeks of August (2015) amid the smoke from Montana and Idaho wildfires, we were thrilled to see blue skies ahead of us as we headed West. This same stretch of the interstate through central Washington … Continue reading

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Backside of a Hurricane

Hurricane Hill, that is! After hiking the common side of Hurricane Hill in Olympic National Park a few times, we decided to drive a little farther to the Elwah Ranger Station area and hike it from the other side. Our … Continue reading

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What a Difference Three Weeks Can Make

In 2009 we arrived in Washington’s Olympic Peninsula in early September; in 2010 we were about three weeks earlier. Maybe the difference wasn’t the timing — maybe the summer had been just a little cooler — but we found it … Continue reading

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