Vacations To Go


Victoria and the Olympics

Day 1 Saturday    
9:00 a.m. Depart: Spokane  
12:00 p.m. Arrive: Cle Elum  
  Do: Lunch  
1:00 p.m. Depart: Cle Elum  
  Arrive: Anacortes  


Day 2 Sunday    
8:30 a.m. Do: Anacortes Ferry  
11:10 a.m. Arrive: Sydney  
  Do: Butchart Gardens (9-10) $34.80  
  Depart: Gardens  
  Arrive: Victoria  
  See: Shops  


Day 3 Monday    
  See: Fort Rodd Hill & Fisgard Lighthouse  

Pass It Around card $30
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
British Columbia Aviation Museum
CFB Esquimalt Naval and Military Museum
Craigdarroch Castle
Emily Carr House

The Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature
The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Wentworth Villa


Day 4 Tuesday    
10:30 a.m. Do: Blackball Ferry $19 Adult/$66.50 car & driver 18ft/$5.25 per ft after
Reservation $11
12:00 p.m. Arrive: Port Angeles  
12:45 p.m. Arrive: Hurricane Ridge 20
    Visitor Center (10-5:30)
Cafe (10-6)
  Do: Hurricane Ridge picnic  
    Meadow Walk - Daily 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Join this easy one-hour guided walk to explore life in the mountains. Discover wildlife, wildflowers and other features of the Olympic landscape.  
Meet Master Observer John Goar at Hurricane Ridge Visitor Center for a one-hour astronomy program with telescopes. Look for a distant galaxy or the planets Jupiter and Saturn.
Saturday, June 22 - Monday, July 8. 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 20 beginning at 11 p.m. Special lunar observation program celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.
Sunday, July 21 - Wednesday, July 31. 10:45 p.m.
Thursday, August 1 - Sunday, Aug 4. 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 20 - Thursday, Aug 22. 10:00 p.m.
Friday, August 23 - Thursday, Aug 29. 9:45 p.m.
Friday, August 30 - Monday, Sept 2. 9:30 p.m.
All night sky programs are weather permitting! Please call ahead to see if programs will take place at 360-565-3131. An outgoing message will be updated during the afternoon.
  Depart: Hurricane Ridge  
1 hr Arrive: Log Cabin A-Frame Chalet 37

Day 5 Wednesday    
9:00 a.m. Depart: Log Cabin Resort  
9:20 a.m. Arrive: Lake Crescent Lodge 8
  Do: Marymere Falls  
11:30 a.m. Depart: Lake Crescent  
1:00 p.m. Arrive: Neah Bay 69
  Do: Walk to see Cape Flattery Lighthouse  
2:30 p.m. Depart: Neah Bay  
3:50 p.m. Arrive: Forks 56
4:10 p.m. Arrive: LaPush 16
  See: Beach  
  Depart: LaPush  
  Arrive: Forks 16

Day 6 Thursday    
9:00 a.m. Depart: Forks  
9:45 a.m. Arrive: Hoh Rainforest 31
  Do: Visitor Center (9-5)  
    Rain Forest Hike - Thursday - Sunday, 1 p.m. Learn about giant trees, wildlife and more on this easy 90-minute walk on the Hall of Mosses or Spruce Nature Trail.  
46 min. Arrive: Ruby Beach 32
11 min Arrive: Kalaloch Lodge 8
  Arrive: Queets  
40 min Arrive: Quinault 33
  See: Worlds Largest Sitka  
    Merriman Falls  
    Bunch Falls  
    Maple Glade & Kestner Homestead  
    Quinault Big Cedar Trail  
  Lodge: Lake Quinault Inn 23


Day 7 Friday    
9:00 a.m. Depart: Lake Quinault