Hoh Rain Forest, Olympic National Park

Photograph by Wai Chee Wong, Your Shot

Most people know about the Hoh Rain Forest in Olympic National Park, but only a few are lucky to discover the wonder near Sol Duc.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

What Made This a Photo of the Day

The cool dampness of this forest is almost palpable. The rocky stream bed provides an entry point and a path for the eyes to follow, which is important in a scene such as this in which the mass of trees might otherwise overwhelm the eye. —Alexa Keefe, Photo of the Day editor