Key Industries| Outdoor Tourism in Clallam
Camping & Hiking on the Olympic Peninsula
This show highlights the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State. Our trip includes a visit to Port Angeles and Sol Duc Hot Springs followed by a hiking excursion in the Elwa Valley.
We also travel to Cape Flattery Neah Bay. Then, we take a scenic byway to Hurricane Ridge where we enjoy an amazing view overlooking Port Angeles and the Strait of Juan de Fuca.
Kayaking & Rafting on the Olympic Peninsula
from Cameron Little
Here are a few examples of why Clallam County is considered to be a "must experience" destination spot for kayak and rafting enthusiast.
Included is the footage from the first descent of the rapid at the site of the former lower Elwha dam at about 2600 cfs.
From Island Adventures
Come see for yourself why Port Angeles is the Olympic Peninsula’s premier whale watching destination.
You have the opportunity to see five different types of whales. Minke, transient orca, resident orca, humpback, and gray whales all frequent the waters surrounding Port Angeles.
Steelhead Fly Fishing
Olympic Peninsula Washington
from Joey Macomber
The rivers and forests of the Olympic Peninsula are a wonderful, mystical place for fly fisherman to explore. They are also home to some of the best fishing experiences in the world.
Highlighted are some beautiful shots from an annual steelhead fly fishing trip to Forks, Washington.
Economic Development Corporation
Film by Katelyn Mahoney 10:55 minutes
If you are looking for Outdoor Adventure, there is no place on earth to better find it than on the awesome Olympic Peninsula.
Some of life's best adventures start with a cold beer and a map in hand. In late July, 2014, Katelyn Mahoney and friend Christy headed out to the Olympic National Park to hike the mountains, rainforests, and wilderness coasts of Washington.
Here's what they found along the way...
Sprint Boat Racing
from Roswell Flight Test Crew
Port Angeles Extreme Sports Park, Sprint Boat Race and Run A Muck 5k events unique to Washington State’s Northern Olympic Peninsula, all within one extreme sports park!
As guests of Wicked Racing, the Roswell Flight Test Crew attended the United States Sprint Boat Association national championship in Port Angeles, Wash., at the Extreme Sports Park.
from GNU PRO
The "Gnu Girls" snowboard team tapped into some magic last March on the Olympic Peninsula. Mervin Manufacturing asked the team come out, build some boards and try to enjoy all the area has to offer in a few days.
After helping to build their own split-boards, skateboards and surfboards the team had untracked Snow at Hurricane Ridge, top quality Surf, and a fun park to Skate in.. oh, and sunshine too.
Buffalo Kisses from
from Caroline Walker Evans
SEQUIM, Wash., March 10 (UPI) -- Visitors to The Olympic Game Farm captured video of a buffalo enthusiastically shoving its face into their car window to feed on scraps of bread.
"Driving through the Olympic Game Farm, feeding the animals and a buffalo gets a little too friendly," Evans wrote in the video's description. Visitors are allowed to feed the animals, provided they only give them whole grain bread.
Round One of the Underworld Cup
from Kent Johnson
Before releasing a new bike suspension
addition to the public, heavy testing is needed, so DVO heads up to Port Angeles, Washington for the Round One of the Underworld Cup.