Hey Y'all, I've been reading and reading so please let me know if I"ve gotten a good feel now for the time needed to explore this great area! Here's an itinerary for a couple and 8 yr old son in August:
day 1: leave Seattle hotel, head to onp (lavender fields in sequim), check into pa; if time salt creek rec area
day 2: whale watch from port townsend, stay in pa
day 3: hurricane ridge, then lake crescent, sul duc hot springs on way to forks, stay in forks
day 4: explore beaches and hoh rain forest, stay in forks
day 5: do whatever we missed on way back to Seattle
what do you think?