Things to do

Monument for Lost Ship

Sv. Nikolai: A monument being constructed by the Generals honors the 22 Russian sailors who were stranded on the Washington coast after their ship, the Sv. Nikolai, went aground north of the Quillayute River mouth in 1808. Several of...

Purple Haze Lavender Farm

Purple Haze Lavender Farm is a 10 acre certified organic lavender farm located in the Dungeness Valley of Washington's Olympic Peninsula. We are one of more than 36 growers in the valley who are cultivating this wonderful herb.

We welcome...

Jefferson County Historical Society Research Center

The Research Center serves as both the primary research facility and the repository for the Society's archival collections. Staff and volunteers are on hand to assist researchers.


Camping on the Beach

A great experience - camping on the beach.


Haunted Museums and Historical Sites

" Now you can turn your visit to the local museum or public historical site into a mini paranormal investigation while learning about its history. Remember, ghost never sleep! Research indicates that spirits are usually attached to a...

The Search for Noquiklos' Tracks

The Search for Noquiklos' Tracks
Do you believe in Dragons?

Thanks to the Wild Olympic Salmon, the legend of Noquiklos the Dragon lives on.
It was believed that the East Jefferson County peninsula traced the...

Sequim Open Aire Market

The Sequim Open Aire Market offers the best of fresh, local produce, arts and crafts.  The market opens in mid-May and runs through September.  Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. ...

Hurricane Ridge Open in Winter


 As always, winter access to Hurricane Ridge is weather dependent....

Port Ludlow Falls Trail

Here is an opportunity for a walk in Port Ludlow if you are visiting and time is limited. A bit of quiet to reflect on things is on hand with a five minute drive from anywhere in the Port Ludlow area.
The Port Ludlow Falls trail is...

Geoduck Tavern in Brinnon was voted one of the BEST BARS IN AMERICA!

The Geoduck Tavern in Brinnon was voted one of the BEST BARS IN AMERICA by Esquire Magazine! They call it "a rustic paradise" and we definitely agree!

They love the Geoduck's own full-pound "Burger Dip" sandwich, and the great view from...