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Olympic National Park Visitor Center

3002 Mount Angeles Rd, Port Angeles, WA 98362-6775
+1 360-565-3130
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Good visitor center with activities for kids

We made an afternoon stop after visiting Hurricane Ridge (which is great). The rangers were very... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
billgilbert
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Great!

We visited the temporary building. Nothing exciting to look at, but the women working there were... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Julie M
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3002 Mount Angeles Rd, Port Angeles, WA 98362-6775
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We made an afternoon stop after visiting Hurricane Ridge (which is great). The rangers were very friendly and provided us with some thoughts on food in Port Angeles. They also showed us around to some activities for our pre-schooler. Our planned 15 minute stopped turned...More

Thank billgilbert
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We visited the temporary building. Nothing exciting to look at, but the women working there were super helpful! We were disappointed because the road to hurricane ridge was closed and trying to figure out what else to do. She spent 10 minutes with us showing...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The Visitor Center itself was closed for remodeling, but the Park is spectacular. Hurricane Ridge was socked in, which is not unusual, but the drive there is worth the effort. The Olympic Mountains are overlooked by many, but they certainly shouldn't be.

Thank suburban-countess
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Spend some time there after visiting the upper deck viewing and the back side patio. It is cold there.

Thank SLK-SD
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

They are in a temporary building. The rangers and staff were very friendly. The are very knowledgeable of the Olympic National Park and weather conditions. I would advise stopping by the visitor center before embarking on your journey.

Thank Hairup
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Love Crescent Lake and hurricane Ridge highly recommend this is ridiculous how many words do we need

Thank julianspalding
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We went in with a lot of questions on what to see, what to do, and how to get there. The staff was patient and answered all of our questions and gave us good information.

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a good starting point to the park unfortunately the day we went was the first week of May the park road to Hurricane Ridge was closed due to the avalanche danger, needless to say we were disappointed but we are now planning a...More

Thank Sharon Z
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This can be just a start to your visit to Olympic National Park. There are lots and lots of entrances to the Park and a map is a must. The Park is just gorgeous and the visitor center can give you lots of ideas what...More

Thank BullyLover2
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Beautiful area. Nice variety of hikes from minimal to serious! Being from California I was overwhelmed with the beauty of rain forests and water. Freshest air I've inhaled! We traveled late September and had beautiful weather. Sunny and almost balmy during the day.

Thank SCBadone
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Nicole L
25 September 2017|
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Response from Sandra M | Reviewed this property |
The ONP visitors center is under major renovations until summer of 2018. It will be open in prefab conditions tho. Restrooms etc.suggest taking a lunch to The Ridge ,driving past lodge and where the restrooms are take a... More
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imchrisporter
2 April 2017|
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Response from medalguy | Reviewed this property |
There's a small shopping center Forks Outfitters on the south side of Forks that might let you stay there. There's also an RV park the Forks 101 RV Park which is across 101 from the outfitters on a side street.
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James S
17 September 2016|
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Response from SallyFranz | Reviewed this property |
The way you find the Huricane Ridge Visitors Center ti to take Race Street from the 101 (Left if coming from the east, right if coming from the west). Go about 15 blocks up tp E. Park. Go through that intersection and look... More
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