olympic national park Trails

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Olympic National Park-Deer Park :: Port Angeles, WA

The steep, narrow access road to Deer Park is not suitable for RVs or trailers. However, access to alpine hiking trails is the main appeal of this primitive campground for tents only. Its elevation of more than a mile allows you to get acclimated bef

Olympic National Park-Fairholme :: Port Angeles, WA

Lake Crescent is a study in just how sublime a remote subalpine lake can be—except that it sits right next to the highway at a low elevation. Plenty of boaters use the lake; there is even a paddle wheeler for tourists. But if the lake were not in

Olympic National Park-Heart o’ the Hills :: Port Angeles, WA

Heart o’ the Hills covers just 35 acres, but it offers good access to the “rain shadow” side of Olympic National Park. The paved road continues to Hurricane Ridge, an alpine and cross-country ski area with excellent winter programs. Heavy snow can cl

Olympic National Park-Hoh :: Forks, WA

Hoh Campground, in the Hoh Rain Forest, can be one of the wettest places on Earth, but the surreal surroundings make this a very popular site, and no one seems to mind the rain. The visitor center even loans umbrellas. Visitors are surprised by how m

Olympic National Park-North Fork :: Quinault, WA

North Fork Campground, at the end of a dirt road on the Quinault River, ranks A-1 for solitude. Among the most rustic of campgrounds in Olympic National Park, it is also the smallest.

Olympic National Park-Queets :: Queets, WA

The 2-acre Queets Campground is located as far into the Queets Rain Forest as you can drive. It is popular, nevertheless, for the rustic experience it offers. Due to flood damage, campground may be accessible only from Upper Queets Valley Road. Ch

Olympic National Park-Sol Duc :: Port Angeles, WA

Sol Duc Campground is very popular because of its proximity to Sol Duc Hot Springs, which are open to the public. The hot springs are fully developed and operated by a resort, so there is an admission fee. The mineral pools are like giant hot tubs. T

Olympic National Park: Staircase :: Hoodsport, WA

The hiking is splendid around this 8-acre campground, which sits on the North Fork Skokomish River. The name Staircase comes from the Staircase Rapids at the site.

Olympic National Park: Kalaloch :: Forks, WA

This is one of the few campgrounds on the Olympic Peninsula with access to Pacific beaches. Situated on a bluff above the beach, it is large enough that a walk around camp is an actual excursion. Some of the campsites feature an ocean view, and most

Olympic National Park: Mora :: Forks, WA

This is an isolated campground near the mouth of the Quillayute River. The nearby fishing community of La Push is home to the Quileute Indians. Mora Road continues past the campground to Rialto Beach, the only point between the Hoh River and Neah Bay

Olympic National Park: Ozette :: Ozette, WA

The campground is primitive, isolated, and very appealing because of the pristine lake. It is a favorite for boaters, canoers, and kayakers because of its convenient boat launch and proximity to Lake Ozette. Cedar walkways lead 3 miles through dense

Olympic National Park: South Beach :: Quinalt Indian Reservation, WA

Views of the Pacific are the main attraction here. Campsites are perched on a bluff and access to the wide beach is easy. This is the closest campground to the Quinault Indian Reservation, just to the south.

Flourishing Wildflowers, Newborn Wildlife: Hurricane Ridge, Olympic National Park :: Port Angeles, WA

Visit Hurricane Ridge to see gorgeous meadows of wildflowers, dramatic sunrises and sunsets, scenic mountain views, and close-up looks at black-tailed deer fawns and baby marmots. If you want to experience it all, drive up to Lookout Rock Vista befor

Olympic National Park: Shi Shi Beach to Cape Alava :: Neah Bay, WA

These 15 miles of beachfront property are among the best miles of trail in the whole national park system. With due respect to the sugar-sand beaches of the world, we like our coastal treks wild, rugged, and with more than a chance of rain. You could

Olympic National Park: Hoh Lake and Heart Lake via Hoh River Trail :: Forks, WA

Link lush, mossy forests with alpine lakes and meadows on this thigh-busting backpacking trip. Hike into the wild green heart of the Northwest on this 35.2-mile tour de ecosystems in Olympic National Park. Start from the Hoh Ranger Station, north of

Olympic National Park: Seven Lakes Loop :: Port Angeles, WA

Explore old-growth rainforest, ascend 5,474-foot Bogachiel Peak, and reap stunning views of Mount Olympus from High Divide’s ridgeline on this 17.5-mile lasso loop around a breathtaking lake basin. Olympic National Park’s variety is its hidden ace:

Olympic National Park: Hoh River to Third Beach :: Port Angeles, WA

Trace the rugged coastline past dozens of sea-carved rock formations on this five-star weekend trip along the Olympic Peninsula. Is it a hike or an army obstacle course? Both, actually, which you’ll find out as you negotiate ladders and ropes through

Olympic National Park: Grand Valley Loop :: Port Angeles, WA

British sea captain John Meares might have raised expectations a little in 1788 when he named Washington’s Mount Olympus after the mythological den of the Greek gods, but most backpackers would agree that the guy was on the mark. Few mountain ranges

Olympic National Park, WA :: Port Angeles, WA

Snowcapped mountains, ocean shores, and temperate rain forests await visitors to Olympic National Park, encompassing some 900,000 acres in the center of the Olympic Peninsula in northwest Washington. The sharp contrast in surroundings, unusual wildli

Olympic National Park :: Port Angeles, WA

Occupying the major portion of the Olympic Peninsula, this is one of the wildest areas in the nation. In fact, the road network is deliberately confined to just a few miles near the edge of the park in several places, so that the wilderness will be p

Lower Crossing Route :: Olympic National Park, WA

Lower Crossing Route is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 442 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 55 feet

Tshletshy Creek Way Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Tshletshy Creek Way Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 442 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 10

Queets Fir Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Queets Fir Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 357 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 32 feet.

Maple Glade Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Maple Glade Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Grays Harbor County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 227 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 17 feet.

Queets River Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Queets River Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 14.9 miles long and begins at 429 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 29.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,935 f

Sam's River Loop Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Sam's River Loop Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 273 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 29 fe

Beach 4 Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Beach 4 Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 140 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 95 feet.

North Kalaloch Beach :: Olympic National Park, WA

North Kalaloch Beach is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park and Hoh Indian Reservation. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 23 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles with a total

Steamboat Creek Primitive Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Steamboat Creek Primitive Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 81 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 39 feet

Beach 3 Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Beach 3 Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 465 feet long and begins at 104 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 86 feet.

Kalaloch Big Cedar Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch Big Cedar Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 306 feet long and begins at 107 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 4 feet.

South Coast Beach Travelway :: Olympic National Park, WA

South Coast Beach Travelway is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park and Quillayute Needles National Wildlife Refuge. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 23 feet altitude. Traveling the entire tra

Kalaloch Unnamed Primitive Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch Unnamed Primitive Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 70 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 54 fee

Beach 6 Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Beach 6 Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 67 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 59 feet.

Oil City Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Oil City Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 44 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 130 feet. Near

Beach 1 Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Beach 1 Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 60 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 22 feet.

Kalaloch Beach Nature Trails :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch Beach Nature Trails is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 25 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.6 miles with a total elevation gain of

South Kalaloch Beach :: Olympic National Park, WA

South Kalaloch Beach is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is two miles long and begins at 62 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 192 feet

Beach 2 Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Beach 2 Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 46 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 20 feet. The trail

Kalaloch South Beach Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch South Beach Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 308 feet long and begins at 31 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 37 feet.

Kalaloch Campground Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch Campground Nature Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 30 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 miles with a total elevation gain

Kalaloch Creek Nature Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch Creek Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 12 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 70 feet. Al

Kalaloch Group Use Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch Group Use Trail is a hiking trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 39 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 17 feet. Near

Kalaloch Beaches :: Olympic National Park, WA

Kalaloch Beaches is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 8.8 miles long and begins at 59 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 17.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,405 feet.

Coastie Head Primitive Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Coastie Head Primitive Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Clallam County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 111 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 1

Mora Group Use Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Mora Group Use Trail is a hiking trail in Clallam County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 25 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 11 feet.

Hole-in-the-Wall Primitive Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Hole-in-the-Wall Primitive Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Clallam County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 481 feet long and begins at 57 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of

North Coast Beach Travelway :: Olympic National Park, WA

North Coast Beach Travelway is a hiking and horse trail in Clallam County, Washington. It is within Quillayute Needles National Wildlife Refuge and Olympic National Park. It is 4.7 miles long and begins at 17 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail

2nd Beach Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

2nd Beach Trail is a hiking trail in Clallam County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park and Quileute Indian Reservation. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 119 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation

Taylor Point Trail :: Olympic National Park, WA

Taylor Point Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Jefferson County, Washington. It is within Olympic National Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 7 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 755 feet. A