Port Angeles, WA Trails and Parks

Port Angeles has 144 trails in the vicinity, including 104 hiking trails and 21 for backpacking. These trails range from 0.1 to 47 miles in length. The most popular trails are Olympic Hot Springs, Marymere Falls Trail and Olympic Hot Springs. Trails.com member Breck T. recently completed Olympic Discovery Trail: Deer Park Scenic Gateway Center to Sequim.
  • Olympic Hot SpringsView Trail Details

    6 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Includes: Appleton Pass and Boulder Lake. A day hike or overnighter to popular soaking pools in Olympic National Park. Skinnydippable with (much) ...

  • High DivideView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  20.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Hike along a lofty ridge high above the Hoh Rain Forest and within the shadows of glacier-cloaked Mount Olympus—highest and snowiest summit in ...

  • Spruce Railroad TrailView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    This is an easy eight-mile out-and-back ride beside bucolic Lake Crescent. At one point the trail crosses an arched bridge over a lovely rock-walled ...

  • Dungeness River TrailView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    •  Day hike or backpack
    •  7 miles
    •  Guide

    Children should experience this beautiful river valley, with its awe-inspiring enormous old trees next to white-water rapids. The Dungeness River ...

  • Olympic Hot SpringsView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    •  4.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A half-dozen wilderness soaking pools sprinkled along a hillside above Boulder Creek in Olympic National Park. Locals used to call the area “Triple ...

  • Olympic Discovery Trail: Morse Creek to Siebert CreekView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Leave Route 101 to tour a pathway with wildflowers, a covered bridge, and a beautifully restored trestle. This segment of the Olympic Discovery ...

  • Happy Lake Ridge LoopView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  15.2 miles
    •  Guide

    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 ...

  • Elwha RiverView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  29 miles
    •  Guide

    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 ...

  • Badger ValleyView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  9.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A 4.6-mile day hike (one way) or short backpack from Obstruction Point to Grand Lake.

  • Spruce Railroad TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    This fun single-track trail runs along the shores of Lake Crescent in Olympic National Park. It’s bounded by steep slate walls above and the ...

  • Soleduck Falls and Deer Lake TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    •  Day hike or backpack
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike takes you through an old-growth forest with a green shag rug covering of moss and flowers to a thundering waterfall in a deep gorge. ...

  • High Divide - Hoh River Traverse (Backpacking)View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    •  4-6 days
    •  45 miles
    •  Guide

    Based upon decades of voting with their boots, backpackers have selected this as the supreme wilderness experience in the Olympic Mountains. ...

  • Hurricane HillView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Snowshoeing  
    •  4 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Hurricane Ridge is the preeminent destination for folks who want to see the beauty of Olympic National Park any time of the year. When winter ...

  • Hurricane RidgeView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Birding  
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Olympic Peninsula tourists visit Hurricane Ridge for its panoramic views of the Olympic Mountains to the south and the Strait of Juan de Fuca ...

  • Hurricane Hill TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A stroll through flower fields on a gently graded asphalt path to the site of a former Forest Service lookout enables families to gaze at 360 ...

  • Klahhane Ridge View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  5.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Of the four ways to reach the rugged, rocky, and wide-open Klahhane Ridge, the Switchback Trail is the shortest. Ascending 1400 feet in 1.5 miles, ...

  • Sol Duc Hot SpringsView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  Guide

    A commercial resort nestled in a valley of the Northern Hemisphere’s only temperate rain forest. All of Sol Duc Resort’s soaking opportunities ...

  • Geyser Valley ComplexView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    A series of day hikes in the lower reaches of the Elwha River valley.

  • Marymere Falls TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Much like movies and restaurants, waterfalls can be evaluated and rated with stars for their scenic qualities. This four-star waterfall with ...

  • Obstruction Point RoadView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    •  Easy
    •  1 hour to all day with hiking and sightseeing
    •  15.6 miles
    •  Guide

    With its wildflowers and views of the Olympic Mountains, particularly glacier-capped 7,965-foot Mt. Olympus and the park’s deep river valleys, ...

  • Dungeness Recreation Area CampgroundView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Let me tell you about the day I almost didn’t discover the rare beauty of Dungeness Recreation Area.

  • Grand Valley View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  9.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A necklace of sparkling alpine lakes adorn bold mountain faces that span this mile-high valley. Wildflowers, old growth, alpine tundra, ...

  • Port Angeles, WAView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  Guide

    Port Angeles is a shortening of the original name, for which we all can be thankful. In 1791 Spanish explorer Lieutenant Francisco Eliza named ...

  • Grand ValleyView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4 hours
    •  7.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Hike from the highest trailhead in the Olympics along a spectacular open ridge, accompanied by wildflowers and whistling marmots on this 7.4-mile ...

  • Hayden PassView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Port Angeles, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  21.4 miles
    •  Guide

    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 ...