The Beautiful Pacific Northwest website is your gateway to the Olympic Peninsula and the San Juan Islands in the top northwestern corner of the United States.
Additionally, Victoria, BC, at the southern tip of Vancouver Island, is just a few miles away. That is waaay too close to just ignore. We LOVE visiting Victoria BC and we think you will too!
name is Karen, and I live at the top of the Olympic Peninsula, in Washington
State. This has been my chosen home for over a decade, and I’m here to help you
discover all the reasons why you’ll love your vacation to the Northwest USA.
discovered the Olympic Peninsula in 1992.
You know how some things just stick in your mind and your heart? When life changes needed to happen in 2004, my family came to this magical corner of the USA, with its elk-inhabited rain forests, hiking trails to mountain peaks, and glorious cliffs at the beginning of the world. It's all here on the Olympic Peninsula.
The Pacific NW may get stuck in your heart, too....
Because I’ve traveled and photographed extensively throughout the Olympic Peninsula and surrounding regions, I have uncovered answers to many visitors’ questions about the region, questions like:
So, click on one of the following icons below, or find more links in the navigation bar above.
So many ways to satisfy cravings for adventure, or even just peace and beauty, in the Pacific Northwest....
Our online photo galleries may already feature photos of the PNW attractions and destinations that most interest you.
Feel free to give me a shout via the Contact form, or go on over to the Beautiful Pacific Northwest Facebook page and post your excitement or concern(s). You’ll get a response, either from me, or from local business owners or admins with answers.
Meet the Top Left USA team on the About Us page.
Thanks for stopping by - enjoy your visit!