Hiking Olympic National Park Guide Book

by Erik Molvar (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Olympic National Park  by Erik Molvar

288pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 9781493009701

This updated edition of Hiking Olympic National Park features 66 of the finest trails in and around the park plus 40 additional trail recommendations throughout northwest Washington’s spectacular landscape. These trails crisscross the park’s wilderness ecosystem, stretching from the beaches of the Pacific to the heart of the Olympic Mountains. Whether you choose a strenuous backpacking trip over glacier-clad mountains or a short stroll through a temperate rain forest, veteran trail guide and author Erik Molvar provides all the information you need to make the most of hiking the Olympic Peninsula.

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Trails from the "Hiking Olympic National Park" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 67.
... Preview: A 10.5-mile backpack (one-way) from the Dosewallips Ranger Station to Anderson Pass. Begin at the Dosewallips Trailhead. This popular hike follows the West Fork of the Dosewallips to Anderson Pass, c ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Brinnon, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 21
... Preview: A 22.7-mile backpack from the Sol Duc Hot Springs Road to the Storm King Ranger Station over Aurora Ridge. This trail is well-defined from Sol Duc Hot Springs Road to Aurora Springs, but then it dis ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Sappho, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 22.7
... Preview: A 4.6-mile day hike (one way) or short backpack from Obstruction Point to Grand Lake. From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.2
... Preview: A 23.2-mile (one way) backpack from Forest Road 2932 to the Mink Lake-Little Divide Trail. From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Forks, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 46.4
... Preview: This is an extended 13.7-mile trip from Gray Wolf Camp to Dose Meadows. This trail links the Gray Wolf and Dosewallips drainages, crossing Cameron and Lost Passes along the way. The grades to the pa ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Sequim, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 27.4
... Preview: A short day hike across the Makah Indian Reservation to a craggy headland that marks the northwesternmost point in the lower 48 states, 1.2 miles round-trip. This hike makes a short traverse through ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Neah Bay, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.2
... Preview: A day hike of 8.4 miles round-trip from FR 2204 to the summit of Colonel Bob, or a 7.8 mile backpack one-way to the Lake Quinault South Shore Road. This trail climbs into a fragment of mountainous wil ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Neilton, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.4
... Preview: A 7.9-mile (one way) side-trip day hike or backpack from the Dosewallips Ranger Station to Home Lake. From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Brinnon, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 15.8
... Preview: An 18.8-mile (one way) backpack from Whiskey Bend to Remann’s Cabin on the Elwha River. From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 18.8
... Preview: A 21.1-mile backpack (one-way) from Forest Road 2510 to Marmot Lake. From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Brinnon, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 42.2
... Preview: A day hike along the beach to a series of arches and sea stacks, 7.2 miles round-trip. This day hike visits a cluster of arches and sea stacks at the mouth of the Raft River, including fanciful Eleph ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Taholah, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 7.2
... Preview: A 7.4-mile day hike from Obstruction Point to Deer Park. This trail offers a point-to-point hike across alpine ridges from Obstruction Point in the west to the Deer Park Campground in the east. Water ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 7.4
... Preview: A 29-mile backpack from the Whiskey Bend trailhead to the upper Elwha Basin or Low Divide. This trail penetrates deep into the heart of Olympic National Park, following a valley bottom with a grade g ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 29
... Preview: An 18.1-mile one way backpack from the Graves Creek trailhead to Anderson Pass. From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Queets, WA - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 36.2
... Preview: A 7.4-mile backpack from the Staircase Ranger Station to Flapjack Lakes. This popular route climbs to a series of alpine lakes that sprinkle the high shelves around Mount Gladys. The Flapjack Lakes ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Hoodsport, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 14.8
... Preview: A series of day hikes in the lower reaches of the Elwha River valley. From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.6
... Preview: A 7.6-mile round-trip day hike from Obstruction Point to Grand Lake, or an 8.1-mile backpack one-way to Cameron Creek. This outstanding hike combines the Lillian Ridge and Grand Pass Trails to link Ob ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 7.6
... Preview: A 15.2-mile backpack loop that climbs to the crest of Happy Lake Ridge. This trail provides access to the pools of Olympic Hot Springs, then climbs up to an alpine ridgetop for sweeping views of the p ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 15.2
... Preview: An extended 10.7-mile trip (one way) from the Elwha River to Dose Meadows. This trail leaves the Elwha River Trail 100 yards north of the Hayes River bridge, on the elevated terrace to the east of the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Port Angeles, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 21.4
... Preview: This is a 17.6-mile backpack loop that climbs to the spine of the High Divide. This trail offers an outstanding ridge walk along the alpine divide of the Hoh River, featuring magnificent views of Mou ... From the guidebook "Hiking Olympic National Park"
Sappho, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 17.6