Hoquiam, WA Trails and Parks

Hoquiam has 14 trails in the vicinity, including 6 hiking trails and 3 for flatwater kayaking & canoeing. These trails range from 2 to 59 miles in length. The most popular trails are Enchanted Valley, Enchanted Valley - LaCrosse Basin Loop (Backpacking) and Quinault Lake Loop Trail. Trails.com member James D. recently completed Champion Trees Measure Up: Old Growth on the Olympic Peninsula.
  • Quinault Lake Loop TrailView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    This easy 4-mile loop hike will lead you through one of the peninsula’s true old-growth rain forests in the Olympic National Forest’s lower Quinault ...

  • Enchanted ValleyView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    •  14 -16 hours
    •  26.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Hike this 26.2-mile round-trip backpack in the southwestern Olympics, one of the state’s classic hikes into a deep rain-forest-blanketed valley. ...

  • Quinault LoopView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Trail Running  
    •  1.25 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a great little run that you can do while your non-running friends and family tour the half-mile Quinault Rain Forest Nature Trail. The ...

  • Queets River TrailView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  5 hours
    •  10.0 miles
    •  Guide

    A walk along the jungly rain forest of the Queets River. This hike combines two rare elements: protected lowland wilderness and solitude in a ...

  • Pete’s Creek to Colonel Bob PeakView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    •  4 hours
    •  8.0 miles
    •  Guide

    In the southwest corner of the Olympics, Colonel Bob Peak bulges over Lake Quinault, providing hikers with superb views of the lake, the ocean, ...

  • Grays Harbor National Wildlife RefugeView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Birding  
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Despite its stature as one of the four largest shorebird staging areas in North America, the Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge wasn’t established ...

  • Bowerman BasinView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    •  1.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Hike along a boardwalk to views of the expansive mudflats of Grays Harbor’s Bowerman Basin. One of the finest places in all of Washington ...

  • Champion Trees Measure Up: Old Growth on the Olympic PeninsulaView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Nature Trips  
    •  Half a day plus travel time; up to a long weekend
    •  Guide

    Let’s go see trees this weekend! Not just any trees, but “big trees,” “champion trees,” measured and certified by the Washington State Big Tree ...

  • Ballet in White and Black: Grays Harbor Shorebird FestivalView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Birding  
    •  Half a day or more
    •  Guide

    Don’t miss the spectacular shorebird “ballet” at the annual Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival. Up to a million birds gather here to feed before ...

  • Glass Balls and Other Treasures: Beachcombers' Fun Fair at Ocean ShoresView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Nature Trips  
    •  Up to one weekend
    •  Guide

    Are you getting cabin fever? Does the beach beckon? Check out the Beachcombers’ Fun Fair at Ocean Shores. Or bundle up and go beachcombing. You ...

  • Enchanted Valley - LaCrosse Basin Loop (Backpacking)View Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    •  5-7 days
    •  59 miles
    •  Guide

    Amid glorious mountain scenery, the trip samples every major environment in the range from lush rainforests to glaciers. There is also plenty ...

  • Humptulips River: West ForkView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing  
    •  1 to 2 hours
    •  6.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A rain-forest river rising along the southern boundary of Olympic National Park, the Humptulips River is charming for its name as well as its ...

  • Little Hoquiam RiverView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing  
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    This small river may be badly clear-cut, but its atmosphere suggests “wild” and its waters are full of life. Its access is from an isolated little ...

  • Hoquiam River: East and West ForksView Trail Details

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    Hoquiam, WA

    • Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing  
    •  East Fork 2 hours; West Fork 3 hours
    •  16 miles
    •  Guide

    The Hoquiam River proper, only 2.5 miles long, is totally urban; but at the point where it splits into East and West Forks, it becomes almost ...