The Ultimate Washington Hidden Gem Road Trip Will Take You To 6 Incredible Little-Known Spots In The State

Washington’s Olympic Peninsula is an enchanting, mystical, and often mysterious place. From the forest trails to the otherworldly beaches, exploring this area is never a dull experience.

The truth is, you could drive the peninsula a dozen times and have a dozen different experiences. There are also dozens of hidden gems that even the locals tend to miss. This single-day road trip highlights a few of those spots that are worth seeking out if you can manage to find them.

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Do you have any favorite little-known spots on the Olympic Peninsula?

Address: Madison Falls Trailhead, 1930 Olympic Hot Springs Rd, Port Angeles, WA 98363, USA
Address: Salt Creek Recreation Area, Tongue Point Marine Life Sanctuary, 3506 Camp Hayden Rd, Port Angeles, WA 98363, USA
Address: Striped Peak Trailhead, Port Angeles, WA 98363, USA
Address: Joyce General Store, 50893 WA-112, Port Angeles, WA 98363, USA
Address: Hoko Falls, Washington 98326, USA
Address: Ozette Native American Village Archeological Site, Clallam Bay-Neah Bay,, Clallam Bay, WA 98326, USA