Visit the Best of the Olympic Peninsula

With Labor Day and Forever Twilight in Forks now in the past, we are settling into a quieter time in Forks and the west side of the Olympic Peninsula.  Gone are the long lines to get into the Hoh Rainforest and Hurricane Ridge.  And it is easier to find a parking spot at the our […]

The Forever Twilight in Forks Collection

Hey all you Twilight fans! The FTF Collection is reopening on Friday, September 4.  All of us at the Miller Tree Inn think that this is great news! The following was posted on the FTF facebook page last week: The Forever Twilight in Forks Collection is reopening Friday, September 4th! Due to COVID-19 we have […]

Staycation for the Miller Tree Inn, Innkeepers

Yesterday was a beautiful day on Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula, so the Miller Tree Inn, Innkeepers took advantage of the day and the weather.  We took a drive up to Hurricane Ridge and got there early enough that there was no waiting at the entrance station.  Though most of the wildflowers have disappeared, there were […]

Fall in Forks

Labor Day is almost upon us, meaning that the end of summer is at hand.  Last week we had a particularly warm and sunny week, but the evenings cooled off dramatically, reminding us that fall is on its way. Recent outbreaks of the Covid-19 virus have school officials pondering what that means for the opening […]

What is New at the Miller Tree Inn?

We have been stocking breakfast in the rooms for a little over a week, now and that seems to be going well.  Our house made cookies and pastries seems to be the favorites for our guests! No new openings or closures of National Park Sites to report.  The Quielute Tribe has now determined that the […]

Breakfast to Go

On August 1, we had to say goodbye to our innkeepers, Ruth and Alan.  Ruth and Alan started working at the Miller Tree Inn in May.  They helped us in countless ways to get ready for guests again after our closure in mid-March due to the pandemic.  We will be forever grateful for their help […]

What is Open in Forks and Olympic National Park?

There is understandably confusion about what area attractions are open in the Forks area, particularly Olympic National Park.  The basic answer for the National Park is that all beaches, hiking trails, etc in the area are open EXCEPT for those that are accessed through tribal lands.  For us that means that first and second beach […]

Gardening on the Olympic Peninsula

Gardening on the Olympic Peninsula and especially, Forks can be a mixed bag.  Though we have fairly mild temperatures in the winter, we are very overcast and rainy for much of the year.  This year, it was especially so.  Our local produce stand delayed their opening until last week because we hadn’t had the right […]

What is Open in Olympic National Park?

Most of the west side attractions of Olympic National Park are open for day use and most of the campgrounds are also open.  Guests of the Miller Tree Inn are able to explore Hurricane Ridge, Marymere Falls, Lake Crescent, Sol Duc Falls, Rialto Beach, the Hoh Rainforest, Ruby Beach and Kalaloch Beaches 1 – 6 […]