Ready, Set, Go!

Looking for a fun day trip from Seattle or Portland, try Grays Harbor County. We are one of the most diverse and beautiful areas of Washington State! If you’re out here for the day or you want to extend your stay — there’s plenty of exploring to be done on the Hidden Coast Scenic Byway as well as on your way to and from our little slice of the Hidden Coast!

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Have wings?

Flying into the area? We have three airports nearby; Hoquiam, Ocean Shores and if you’re brave – there’s an airstrip on the beach at Copalis! So whether you arrive by car, bus, plane, or any other means of transportation, the opportunity for fun is abundant and we look forward to seeing you soon!

Off Byway Day Trips

The Judy McVay Legacy: Carve or Starve

Judy McVay, Chainsaw Carving Pioneer This page moved from HiddenCoastScenicByway.org/McVay The Judy McVay Legacy Chances are, if you’ve visited the Seattle Aquarium, taken an Alaskan cruise, bought a carving from the Washington State Fair, ogled the iconic rain gauge at Lake Quinault Lodge, traveled to Whidbey Island, or driven the...

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9 Hidden Art Pieces in Aberdeen, WA

I suppose there’s always been hidden art in Aberdeen that goes unseen while passing through en route to the beach. Now that I live here, it is interesting to notice the art as I drive in and out of Grays Harbor on my way to work, picking. In my world,...

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