Hurricane Ridge, Olympic National Park

Ski and snowboard in winter or hike and camp in summer at Hurricane Ridge, a pristine site that affords all-encompassing views of the Pacific coastline. Sitting 1,598 m (5,242 ft) high in the mountains of Olympic National Park, in an intense wind zone, the ridge has unpredictable weather where it can snow any time of year. The drive along the ridge overlooks the Olympic mountain range with views of meadows and snow-capped peaks. Watch for wildlife here. Check the visitor center's information desk, which provides maps and tips regarding the park's facilities and regulations. A snack bar and restrooms are also available on-site. To visit Hurricane Ridge on your trip to Olympic National Park, use our Olympic National Park trip planner.
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  • This is the first time visiting Olympic National Park and the overall experience was excellent! The views from Hurricane Ridge was just beautiful! Several walking trails were available and well...  more »
  • The view makes you want to run into the wildflower and deer filled meadow twirling around like Julie Andrews in the Sound of Music. Beautiful Alpine peaks, and a few trails for better views. The gift....  more »
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  • This place was pretty awesome to hike around in.
  • Way better than expected and the view was better than Mt Rainier. Easy hike for a family.

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