Apples, Airplanes and Animals on the Olympic Peninsula


by Northwest Backroads

Posted on October 9, 2010 at 7:00 PM

Updated Monday, Jun 20 at 2:20 PM

Go to to find Finn River Ciders in Seattle and on the Olympic Peninsula. They are located on Chimacum's Center Road, and you can call them at (360) 732-6822, and their tasting room is open Thursday through Monday, 1-5pm in October.

For more Chimacum area cider, try Eaglemount: and try Wildfire,
If you’re interested in visiting the Olympic Game Farm, go to or call 1-800-778-4295.
The Valley Tavern is perhaps the only watering hole around where you can also borrow a book, do laundry, register to vote, and get married.
The Valley Tavern
21 Chimacum Rd.
Port Hadlock, WA 
(360) 385-0388
On Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery in Chimacum is the home of the Best Cookies Ever. Really. One is a meal. Find them at 8972 Beaver Valley Road in Chimacum, or call (360) 732-4467.
For more information on the Port Townsend Aero Museum visit or (360) 379-5244. The museum is located at 105 Airport Road, Port Townsend WA.
Fort Worden is still seeing plenty of action, even though it's a mothballed military fort. For more information visit
And last but not least, we wrapped the show up in Nordland, at the Nordland General Store, which is definitely worth a stop. Everything from hand crafted goat cheese to smoked salmon to boat rentals can be had here -- not to mention beautiful views of Mystery Bay. Don't miss it!
Nordland General Store
7180 Flagler Rd.
Nordland WA
Don't forget, is always a great resource for eating adventures around the state!