Gray Olympic Coastal Rocks and Birds

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Gulls forage along the somber coast in Olympic National Park as fog lifts at the end of the day to reveal sea stacks on Shi Shi beach. The entire park is awash in fog and rain sustaining a contrast between its wild beaches and glacier-crowned peaks, and the world's most intemperate temperate rain forest. The park has 65 miles of uninterrupted wilderness along the Pacific coast.
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Gulls forage along the somber coast in Olympic National Park as fog lifts at the end of the day to reveal sea stacks on Shi Shi beach. The entire park is awash in fog and rain sustaining a contrast between its wild beaches and glacier-crowned peaks, and the world's most intemperate temperate rain forest. The park has 65 miles of uninterrupted wilderness along the Pacific coast.
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