Wild Beauty: High Season on the Olympic Peninsula

Olympic National Park, Quinault Rain Forest, Coastal Beaches

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Duration: 5 days
Group size: 6 - 8
Wild Beauty: High Season on the Olympic Peninsula
Olympic National Park, Quinault Rain Forest, Coastal Beaches


$NaN
Duration: 5 days
Group size: 6 - 8

About this trip

Let the wild beauty of Washington state’s Olympic Peninsula & Olympic National Park stir your spirit on this 5-day nature immersion! 


Walk, hike & explore a head-spinning variety of terrain, in fabulous company. High mountain paths, silent rainforests, windswept beaches, all will settle the chatter and ground the soul.


Trip Highlights

  • View incredible mountain vistas from Hurricane Ridge, deep in Olympic National Park.
  • Dip your toes (or more!!) in crystal-clear, glacial lakes.
  • Wind through lush, old-growth rainforests.
  • Stand beneath massive Western red cedar and hemlock, Sitka spruce, and Douglas fir.
  • Explore wild beaches where sea stacks, tide pools, and the sun-bleached driftwood invite discovery and play.
  • Laugh, relax, and enjoy sisterhood and synergy in the company of women just like yourself.
  • Rest easy knowing we’ve got you covered. Our comprehensive itinerary makes navigating transportation, lodging, meal planning, hiking choices, and entrance fees easy-peasy.

What’s included

  • Transportation
    Airport shuttle, ferries & trail transport included. Shuttle pickup at 10 am Day One at hotel near airport. Shuttle drop off 4 pm, SeaTac, Day Five. Plan flights accordingly (psst... we can help!)
  • 4 nights lodging
    Port Angeles hotel, Day 1; private estate on 15 acres overlooking rambling hills and elk meadows Day 2-5. Easy access to Olympic National Park, rainforests & coastal beaches. All double occupancy.
  • 5 days/4 nights Tour
    We've curated an itinerary full of delights for you, ready for you to jump in and enjoy!
  • All Meals
    We seek out and/or provide local culinary wizardry and will know your dietary needs before you arrive! Healthy, heart-and-soul nourishing food on every tour.
  • Trail/Home Base snacks
    You'll have a choice of hearty trail snacks and home base goodies, tailored to your dietary needs.
  • Permits & Entrance Fees
    All destination permits and fees are covered, where applicable.
  • Gear
    We'll provide day packs, hiking poles, first aid packs and safety gear.
  • WiFi Access
    WiFi available at all home base lodging
  • Airline flights
    Flights into/out of destination airport.
  • Overnight before trip
    Flying in? Plan to overnight before Day One of the trip. We'll suggest an airport hotel with free airport shuttle, clean, comfy rooms, with Day One pickup in the lobby at the designated time.
  • 3 liter water bladder
    3 liter hydration bladder for water. Check out hydration reservoirs/bladders/packs by Teton, Osprey, Nathan, or other makers.
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Travel Insurance
    Life happens, unforeseen things come our way. We STRONGLY encourage travel insurance. Highly recommend. 100% behind this choice (you get our drift). Info about Travel Insurance HERE.
  • Non-Refundable Deposit
    Please note your deposit is non refundable. See our Payment & Cancellation policy in the "More Info" tab of our website Menu Bar.
  • Guide Tips/Gratuities
    Never expected, always appreciated!

Itinerary

Day 1
Gateway to Olympic National Park and Hurricane Ridge

From your pick-up point near SeaTac airport at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Seattle Airport-Southcenter, we head northwest to the Olympic Peninsula. Enjoy iconic views of the Seattle skyline and Mt. Rainier on the  ferry crossing from downtown Seattle to Bainbridge Island. Driving north, we'll stop to stretch our legs with a short loop walk to view Ludlow Falls before heading to charming Port Angeles for lunch. We'll also lodge here for the night.


Next we'll head up to Hurricane Ridge for dramatic views of the Olympic Mountain range, including Mount Olympus. Starting at the Visitor's Center, explore and hike, taking in spectacular, high-mountain vistas.


We'll return to Port Angeles for dinner and lodging this first night.

Your Organizer


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Women Out West Tours
All-inclusive, small-group, outdoor adventure tours and retreats for women. AWE-inspiring destinations, unique lodging, and personalized service is our standard. Meaningful conversations, deeper connections, lots of laughter and FUN happen naturally! Solo travelers feel at home, groups of besties, favorite cousins or colleagues welcome! Want to host a retreat or workshop? Nature is the perfect classroom - let's talk! Come find your Exhale and feed your Joy!