Port Townsend, WA Trails and Parks

Port Townsend has 14 trails in the vicinity, including 4 hiking trails and 2 for sea kayaking. These trails range from 0 to 64.3 miles in length. The most popular trails are Marmot Pass, Point Wilson Trail and Ebb Tide Treasures: Low Tide Festival at Port Townsend. Trails.com member Ninny H. recently completed Fort Flagler State Park.
  • Port Townsend to Point WilsonView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Sea Kayaking  
    •  Part Day To Full Day.
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Explorer Captain George Vancouver noted that the current location of Port Townsend, located on the northern tip of Quimper Peninsula, had a “fine ...

  • Tubal Cain Mine MeadowsView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    •  6 to 7 hours (day hike or backpacking trip)
    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    Stride up this quiet forest trail in the spring, and you’ll find yourself plunging into a corridor of fragrant pink blossoms. The native rhododendrons ...

  • Strait of Juan de Fuca (North Shore)View Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Sea Kayaking  
    •  Discretionary
    •  0 miles
    •  Guide

    The North Shore of the Olympic Peninsula has become a mecca for sea kayakers. When the wind is still, the fog has lifted, and the sun is out, ...

  • Old Fort Townsend State Park to Potlatch State ParkView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Road Biking  
    •  64.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Weaving south through the byways of Puget Sound country, the Inland Route heads across a peninsula, dividing the Strait of Juan de Fuca from ...

  • Port T to Port FView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Road Biking  
    •  47.0 miles
    •  Guide

    This Olympic Peninsula route offers seaside vistas by the ton—an island exploration, an historic fort, and of course, Port Townsend, famous ...

  • Port Townsend, WAView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Hiking  
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    Port Townsend, located on the northeast tip of the Quimper Peninsula, grew from a single log cabin (built in 1851) to a Victorian-era boomtown ...

  • Fort Flagler State ParkView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Birding  
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    Fort Flagler State Park is one of those rare, northern Puget Sound birding locations that offers shorebird-watching along sandy beach habitat ...

  • Protection Island National Wildlife RefugeView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Birding  
    •  Guide

    Looking at Protection Island from Port Townsend or Sequim gives no inkling of what the island holds. Only when you get close to the sandy beaches ...

  • Olympic Discovery Trail East: Port TownsendView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Rail-Trails  
    •  6-7 hours
    •  7.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The Port Townsend waterfront marks the eastern endpoint of the Olympic Discovery Trail, which will one day stretch 126 miles from Puget Sound ...

  • Marmot PassView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    •  8 hours (day hike or backpacking trip)
    •  11 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike offers an argument against those who thought that all the deep, mossy-green rainforests were on the west side of the Olympic range. ...

  • Ebb Tide Treasures: Low Tide Festival at Port TownsendView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Nature Trips  
    •  Half a day or more, plus driving time
    •  Guide

    Visit the Low Tide Fest, learn about all the plants and animals you can see when very low tides occur, then visit some other prime tidepooling ...

  • Fort Worden State ParkView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    This big, magnificent park encompasses 434 acres and offers 2 miles of saltwater shoreline on Admiralty Inlet and the Strait of Juan de Fuca. The ...

  • Fort Townsend Historical State ParkView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Campgrounds  
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    This 367-acre park sits above a 150-foot cliff, overlooking Port Townsend Bay, the islands of central Puget Sound, and the Cascade Mountains. ...

  • Point Wilson TrailView Trail Details

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    Port Townsend, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A fine sandy beach extends beneath high bluffs and between two access points on the way to the Point Wilson lighthouse. The hike can be made ...