1066 Hurricane Ridge

Hurricane Ridge Olympic National Park February 5, 2012 I decided to try out my status as a senior citizen and my National Park pass to go up to Hurricane Ridge. Here are a couple of winter photos. The scenery was spectacular as usual (unless you get clouded in), and I got a chance to photograph…

1065 Gray Jay

Hurricane Ridge – Olympic Peninsula, Washington February 5, 2012 We decided we wanted to check out Hurricane Ridge on this cold winter day. Port Angeles is about 17 miles from Sequim and the road up to Hurricane Ridge is in that vicinity. I very seldom get to see this particular bird species, as they are…

1064 Bald Eagle

Sequim, Washington February 4, 2012 Sequim has a wealth of different birding sites. Along the bluffs at the edge of the Strait of Juan de Fuca you can find eagles all the time. It is one of their favorite hangouts. Bald Eagles love the Sequim area, and they can be found in abundance throughout the…

1063 Killdeer

  Near 3 Crabs Restaurant (now closed) Sequim, Washington February 4, 2012 It wouldn’t be a normal stay in Sequim if we didn’t drive out to where the 3 Crabs Restaurant used to be. Across the road from the empty 3 Crabs building, is a field and marshy area that is part of a duck…

1062 Sequim Countryside

  Sequim Countryside February 4, 2012 Driving around Sequim, Washington enjoying the beauty of the area and looking for birds.   Mount Baker as seen from Sequim, Washington The Cascade Mountain Range as seen from Sequim, Washington.

1061 Red-tailed Hawk

Schmuck Road, Sequim, Washington Februrary 4, 2012 My daughter and her family have a vacation home in Sequim, Washington, so I often spend a few days out there on the Olympic Peninsula because the birding is so good. Schmuck Road is a fun road to drive. It goes by a dairy and then up the…

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