Washington State Parks Trails

To find trails in Washington state parks for activities such as hiking and biking, select a region or trail below.

Potlatch State Park to Twin Harbors State Park :: Hoodsport, WA

This section of the Inland Route takes you through the southern reaches of Puget Sound country and then turns west to the Pacific Coast. With no specific stops or side trips between Potlatch and Twin Harbors State Parks, you can concentrate solely on

Old Fort Townsend State Park to Potlatch State Park :: Port Townsend, WA

Weaving south through the byways of Puget Sound country, the Inland Route heads across a peninsula, dividing the Strait of Juan de Fuca from Puget Sound, then climbs the side of a steep mountain before descending to the shores of Hood Canal. The cana

Carr Inlet: Horsehead Bay, Cutts Island State Park, and Kopachuck State Park :: Rosedale, WA

If you live south of Seattle, this is a short, easy trip, ideal for those with limited saltwater experience, or for families. Distances between stopovers are not long, and there are plenty of shore attractions and beaches with warm water for wading a

Saint Edward State Park and Big Finn Hill Park :: Seattle, WA

These two adjoining state and county parks provide a woodsy suburban setting for mountain bikers to improve their riding abilities. Novice mountain-bike riders can test their skills on some forgiving trails at Saint Edward State Park, home to an ab

Deception Pass State Park—Goose Rock :: Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, WA

At 484 feet, Goose Rock, in Deception Pass State Park, is the highest point on Whidbey Island. And Deception Pass is also considered Washington’s most popular state park. Is it any wonder? The park offers three campgrounds, the Cornet Bay Retreat Cen

Fitness Trail :: Millersylvania State Park, WA

Fitness Trail is a hiking trail in Thurston County, Washington. It is within Millersylvania State Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 204 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 9 feet. The Millersyl

Bentley Trail :: Millersylvania State Park, WA

Bentley Trail is a hiking trail in Thurston County, Washington. It is within Millersylvania State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 209 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 6 feet.

Beach Trail :: Tolmie State Park, WA

Beach Trail is a hiking trail in Thurston County, Washington. It is within Tolmie State Park. It is 305 feet long and begins at 16 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 28 feet. The Lower Parking Lot pa

Outer Loop Trail :: Tolmie State Park, WA

Outer Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Thurston County, Washington. It is within Tolmie State Park. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 34 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 408 feet.

Lake Trail :: Lake Sylvia State Park, WA

Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Montesano, Washington. It is within Lake Sylvia State Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 145 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 382 feet.

Nevills Hill Trail :: Lake Sylvia State Park, WA

Nevills Hill Trail is a hiking trail in Montesano, Washington. It is within Lake Sylvia State Park. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 197 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 884 feet.

Brownie Trail :: Lake Sylvia State Park, WA

Brownie Trail is a hiking trail in Montesano, Washington. It is within Lake Sylvia State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 456 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 712 feet.

Foresty Trail :: Lake Sylvia State Park, WA

Foresty Trail is a hiking trail in Montesano, Washington. It is within Lake Sylvia State Park. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 40 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,063 feet.

Willapa Hills Trail to Rainbow Falls State Park :: Willapa Hills Trail, WA

Willapa Hills Trail to Rainbow Falls State Park is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Lewis County, Washington. It is within Willapa Hills Trail and Rainbow Falls State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 288 feet altitude. Traveling the entir

Dalles Mountain Road :: Columbia Hills State Park, WA

Dalles Mountain Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Klickitat County, Washington. It is within Columbia Hills State Park. It is 12.2 miles long and begins at 1,661 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 24.5 miles with a total elevatio

Vista Loop :: Columbia Hills State Park, WA

Vista Loop is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Klickitat County, Washington. It is within Columbia Hills State Park. It is 3.1 miles long and begins at 1,112 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 99

Eightmile Alternate :: Columbia Hills State Park, WA

Eightmile Alternate is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Klickitat County, Washington. It is within Columbia Hills State Park. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 1,192 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.4 miles with a total elevation g

Military Road :: Columbia Hills State Park, WA

Military Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Klickitat County, Washington. It is within Columbia Hills State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 918 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain of 223

West Hardy Ridge Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

West Hardy Ridge Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 1,893 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.6 miles with a total elevation ga

Country Quarry Road :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Country Quarry Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 96 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of

Equestrian Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Equestrian Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 788 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 88

Hardy Ridge Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Hardy Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 2,562 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,406 feet.

Lower Loop Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Lower Loop Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 1,560 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of

Hamilton Mtn Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Hamilton Mtn Trail is a hiking trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 4.6 miles long and begins at 394 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,995 feet. The Har

Doetsch Walking Path :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Doetsch Walking Path is a hiking trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 39 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 102 feet. Along th

Beacon Rock Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Beacon Rock Trail is a hiking trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 247 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,834 feet. Near the

River to Rock Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

River to Rock Trail is a hiking trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 42 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 420 feet. Near the

Dons Cutoff :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

Dons Cutoff is a hiking trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 1,706 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain of 563 feet.

East Hardy Ridge Trail :: Beacon Rock State Park, WA

East Hardy Ridge Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Skamania County, Washington. It is within Beacon Rock State Park. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 2,570 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,2

Auburn to Flaming Geyser State Park :: Auburn, WA

South King County is home to some excellent road biking, along rural roads and through lush farming communities. This route, heading east from Auburn, skirts new development, visits the small town of Black Diamond with a great bakery, and returns thr

North Head Trail :: Cape Disappointment State Park, WA

North Head Trail is a hiking trail in Pacific County, Washington. It is within Cape Disappointment State Park. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 211 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 919 feet. Near

Lighthouse Keepers Loop Trail :: Cape Disappointment State Park, WA

Lighthouse Keepers Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Pacific County, Washington. It is within Cape Disappointment State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 216 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 1

Discovery Trail :: Cape Disappointment State Park, WA

Discovery Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Pacific County, Washington. It is within Seashore Conservation Area and Cape Disappointment State Park. It is 6.6 miles long and begins at 23 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 12.3 miles with

Anacortes Ferry Dock to Old Fort Townsend State Park :: Anacortes, WA

The short ride from the Anacortes ferry dock to Old Fort Townsend State Park is designed to allow plenty of time in the morning for the long, leisurely ferry trip from Sidney or one of the San Juan Islands to Anacortes and later in the day a second f

Lake Sylvia State Park :: Montesano, WA

Lake Sylvia State Park has something for everyone: logging history and operations, a dam, a 30-acre lake, camping, picnicking, and any number of great trails to explore. Two of these trails—the Sylvia Creek Forestry Trail and the Lake Trail—are featu

Twin Harbors State Park to Bay Center :: Grayland, WA

The southern coastline of Washington is broken by large bays, which force the route to turn inland below Twin Harbors State Park. Cyclists can expect a lot of tree plantations with occasional views of either the ocean or vast mud flats (depending on

Quinault Lake to Twin Harbors State Park :: Amanda Park, WA

The summer route heads west on country roads to return to the salt-tanged air of the Pacific Ocean at Copalis Beach. Grocery stores, motels, RV campgrounds, restaurants, beach cabins, and tourist shops abound. Some of these long, sandy beaches are op

Twin Cedars Trail :: Tolmie State Park, WA

Twin Cedars Trail is a hiking trail in Thurston County, Washington. It is within Tolmie State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 35 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 69 feet. The Lower Parking

Sandy Beach Trail :: Tolmie State Park, WA

Sandy Beach Trail is a hiking trail in Thurston County, Washington. It is within Tolmie State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 35 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 137 feet. The Lower Parkin

Shannon's Shin :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Shannon's Shin is a hiking and biking trail in Federal Way, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 287 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 41 feet.

Paul's Trail :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Paul's Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Pierce County, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 372 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 63 feet.

Switch Back :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Switch Back is a hiking and biking trail in Federal Way, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 247 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 37 feet. Near the en

Boundary Trail :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Boundary Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Federal Way, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 264 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 66 feet.

Beach Trail :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Beach Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Federal Way, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 24 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 227 feet. Near the tr

Night Crawler :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Night Crawler is a hiking and biking trail in Pierce County, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 424 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 417 feet. Near t

Hoyt Road Trail :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Hoyt Road Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Federal Way, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 250 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 97 feet. Along t

Heart Attack Hill :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Heart Attack Hill is a hiking and biking trail in Pierce County, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 353 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 124 feet. Ne

Kracker Krossing :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Kracker Krossing is a hiking and biking trail in Pierce County, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 362 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 74 feet. Near

Log Jam :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Log Jam is a hiking and biking trail in Federal Way, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 377 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 237 feet.

Imba Trail :: Dash Point State Park, WA

Imba Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Pierce County, Washington. It is within Dash Point State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 381 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 159 feet. Near the