Hurricane Ridge is in the Olympic National Park in Washington State. The elevation is 5242 feet. This photo is at the summit overlooking Sequim and the Strait of San Juan de Fuca. The clouds obscure the view of Canada.
The drive to the top was a strain on my car’s engine. On the drive down, this white-knuckled Midwestern native had two words for the park service: “guard rails!”
Yet, there’s nothing like feeling you’re on top of the world.