Longest sand jetty in the US, dozens of species of birds, hike out to the lighthouse
Dungeness Recreation Area
The Sequim & Port Angeles area is blessed with 290 days of sunshine and pleasant weather year-round, and you’ll find endless places to hike, bike, sail, fish, tour, run, pedal, paddle – and even just sit and be amazed. To plan your adventure, explore our special sections devoted to the peninsula’s outdoor activities, nature and recreational opportunities.
The Olympic Peninsula is a place of magnificent beauty, a place unlike anywhere else. It is a magnet that draws visitors from all over the world to take in the view. Port Angeles and Sequim are nestled between the majestic Olympic Range and the picturesque Strait of Juan de Fuca. This unique region is the gateway to Olympic National Park, a land of dramatic coastlines with booming surf, wave manicured beaches, breathtaking mountain peaks, and sweeping vistas in every direction.
Explore the Olympic Peninsula and experience the rich diversity that it has to offer. With its natural wonders and scenic beauty, this area has been romancing visitors for decades. Over the years, Colette’s guests have frequently commented that they wish they had planned to stay longer to explore and enjoy the peninsula. It is suggested that a minimum stay of three days is needed to truly appreciate and experience the Olympic Peninsula.