• Olympic: Three Parks in One

    Olympic

    National Park Washington

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  • Madison Falls Trail Closed for Repairs Beginning July 7

    The one-tenth mile Madison Falls Trail and trailhead parking lot located in Elwha Valley will close to public entry beginning on Monday, July 7 while crews make improvements and repairs.

  • Hurricane Ridge Road Closed to Vehicles Sunday 8/3 (6:00a - noon)

    Due to the "Ride the Hurricane" bicycle event, the road to Hurricane Ridge will be closed above the Heart o' the Hills entrance station from 6:00a to noon on Sunday August 3rd.

Olympic Wilderness Trail Guide

The Coast

The Coast

Explore the expansive beaches, spectacular tide pools, towering sea stacks and temperate rainforest of the wildest coastline in the "Lower 48".

 
Giant Douglas fir in Olympic rainforest valley

The Valleys

Immerse yourself in the cathedral valleys, lush rainforest and dynamic rivers of the Olympic Wilderness.
 
Climber on Mt. Olympus

The Mountains

Jason Bausher

Lift yourself up onto the craggy peaks, rugged ridges and crystaline lakes of the Olympic Mountains.

Did You Know?

closeup of cow elk face

Olympic National Park protects the largest unmanaged herd of Roosevelt elk in the world. Olympic was almost named "Elk National Park" and was established in part to protect these stately animals.