• Olympic: Three Parks in One

    Olympic

    National Park Washington

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  • Olympic Hot Springs Road Closed

    The Elwha Valley's Olympic Hot Springs Road is closed to public entry beyond the Altair Campground. Olympic Hot Springs is not accessible from the Elwha. The road is expected to re-open by Summer 2015.

  • Safety Advisory: Mountain Goats

    NPS has received reports of aggressive mountain goats near trails at Hurricane Ridge, Royal Basin, Seven Lakes Basin, Lake of the Angeles, & Grand Pass. Visitors are required to maintain a distance of at least 50 yards from all wildlife. More »

Valley Trails

Backpackers in a rainforest valley

Backpackers in the Hoh Rainforest

Northeast Trails (Hurricane/Elwha Area)
Northwest Trails (Sol Duc/Hoh/Bogachiel Area)

Southeast Trails (Staircase/Dosewallips Area)
Southwest Trails (Quinault/Queets Area)

 
 
 
 

Did You Know?

Mossy downed log in dense forest

The old growth forests of the Pacific Northwest produce three times the biomass (living or once living material) of tropical rain forests. More...