Forks, WA Trails and Parks

Forks has 61 trails in the vicinity, including 37 hiking trails and 12 for campgrounds. These trails range from 0.5 to 454 miles in length. The most popular trails are Hoh River, Olympic Coast - North (Backpacking) and Hoh River Rain Forest Trail. Trails.com member James S. recently completed Hall of Mosses and Spruce Nature Trails.
  • Hoh RiverView Trail Details

    9 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  35 miles
    •  Guide

    A 17.5-mile (one way) backpack from the Hoh RainforestVisitor Center to Glacier Meadows, with an extra 0.6-mile side trip to reach the Blue Glacier ...

  • South Wilderness CoastView Trail Details

    6 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  17 miles
    •  Guide

    A 17-mile one way backpack from the Third Beach trailhead to Oil City Road. This extended beach hike runs from the La Push Road to the old ...

  • Mora CampgroundView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Grab your GORE -TEX for this one! We’re heading for the wet and wild (or, should I say, wetter and wilder?) side of Olympic National Park to ...

  • Olympic Coast - North (Backpacking)View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    •  3-4 days
    •  24 miles
    •  Guide

    The wild Olympic coast is a national treasure. With most of our country’s shoreline altered by roads, cities, and mobs of tourists, it’s a blessing ...

  • Mt. Muller LoopView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  13.6 miles
    •  Guide

    From the get-go, the 13.6-mile Mt. Muller loop is difficult and demanding, but the pleasure is worth the pain. The pleasure: Climbs and descents ...

  • Hoh River Rain Forest TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    •  Day hike or backpack
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The world-famous rain forest is accessible most of the year. Children will love seeing the huge Roosevelt elk, which through their browsing and ...

  • Hoh LakeView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  13 miles
    •  Guide

    A 6.5-mile one way trip from the Hoh River to the High Divide Trail.

  • Bogachiel RiverView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  46.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A 23.2-mile (one way) backpack from Forest Road 2932 to the Mink Lake-Little Divide Trail.

  • Bogachiel RiverView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    The Bogachiel River snakes through Washington’s forgotten rain forest. No main roads run along this major Olympic river, nor do any penetrate ...

  • Hall of Mosses and Spruce Nature TrailsView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  1–2 hours
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Perhaps the most renowned natural attraction of Olympic National Park is its temperate rain forests. Watered by prodigious amounts of rain, giant ...

  • Hoh River–Glacier MeadowsView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  36 miles
    •  Guide

    One of the most popular places in Olympic National Park, the Hoh Valley is where most hikers get their ?rst taste of a temperate rain forest. ...

  • Olympic Coast - South (Backpacking)View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    •  2-4 days
    •  18 miles
    •  Guide

    The hike along the southern Olympic coast is shorter but more difficult than the northern route. The wild terrain here is more rugged than it ...

  • Seven Lakes BasinView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    •  7 - 8 hours
    •  15.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Climb just under 8 miles to the Olympic Peninsula’s largest concentration of alpine lakes and tarns, perched high on the north slopes above the ...

  • South Fork of the Hoh RiverView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    This remote trail off ers a quiet stroll through the rainforest and big timber along the South Fork of the Hoh River. From the trailhead the ...

  • Ruby Beach TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  1.6 miles
    •  Guide

    A short, easy walk leads families to another popular ocean beach with unbroken sands, which are supposed to be tinted slightly pink by the presence ...

  • Rugged RidgeView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  13.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A 6.6-mile hike one way or backpack from the Rugged River trailhead to the Bogachiel River.

  • Hoh River Forest and Five Mile Island View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    •  10.6 miles
    •  Guide

    One of the most popular places in Olympic National Park, the Hoh Valley is where most hikers get their first taste of a temperate rain ...

  • Upper Clearwater CampgroundView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    For sheer escapism, it’s hard to beat Upper Clearwater. I’ll get blasted for saying this, but there may be only one other campground on the entire ...

  • Shipwreck CoastView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  40.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A 20.1 mile one way backpack from Rialto Beach to the Ozette Ranger Station.

  • Quillayute Needles, Second BeachView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a 4.8-mile round-trip day hike from the Second Beach trailhead to the base of Teahwhit Head. This trail begins on the Quileute Indian ...

  • Hole-in-the-Wall TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    •  Day hike or backpack
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    The power and majesty of the ocean waves here will awe kids. These waves are not to be trifled with. They throw enormous stumps and logs far ...

  • South Fork Hoh River TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  2.5 hours
    •  4.7 miles
    •  Guide

    So, you want to explore the rain forest but don’t relish the thought of fighting the crowds of tourists in the Hoh. Well, have I got a secret ...

  • Gunderson Loop Cruise (mountain bike)View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Road Biking  
    •  18.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Forks, Washington is located on the isolated and beautiful Pacific coast side of the Olympia Peninsula. The region is covered by a hilly patchwork ...

  • Fairholm Campground to Kalaloch CampgroundView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Road Biking  
    •  61.2 miles
    •  Guide

    From the clear blue waters of Lake Crescent, the Peninsula Route heads south to the popular ocean shores of the Kalaloch Beach unit of Olympic ...

  • Ruby BeachView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Forks, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  5.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Ruby Beach is a well-known location often depicted on postcards, calendars, and posters. One reason for this fame is that the beach is exceptionally ...