Olympic National Park is a pristine gem in the far northwest corner of the lower United States. Port Angeles, Washington is the main access point - about 2.5 hours from Seattle by car. Ferry service from Victoria, BC and other points provide another option for visiting the lush and scenic Olympic Peninsula, which features old growth rainforests, high snow-capped peaks, and gorgeous beaches. A winding drive to Hurricane Ridge provides top-of-the-world views. Lake Crescent offers a variety of water activities. Endless trails provide dramatic hikes into the nearby wilderness areas.