• Olympic: Three Parks in One

    Olympic

    National Park Washington

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  • Ditch Maintenance Along Park Roads: Motorists May Encounter Delays

    Motorists may encounter delays along Sol Duc Road (9/30 - 10/1), Whiskey Bend Road (10/2), Deer Park Road (10/7-10/8), and Hurricane Ridge Road (10/9 - 10/10) due to routine cleaning of roadway drainage ditches.

  • 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 »

Orphaned Trails

Our list of trails in need of adoption is updated at least once a season. Check this area for the latest listing of orhpaned trails in Olympic National Park.

Last update on 02/28/2013.

TRAIL NAME

ADOPTED BY

TRAIL SEGMENT

MILEAGE

NORTH FORK SKOKOMISH RIVER

Staircase Rapids Nature Trail

APPLY

Trailhead - JCT Four Stream TR

0.8

Staircase Rapids Nature Trail

APPLY

JCT Four Stream TR - JCT N Fork Skokomish River TR

0.9

Shady Lane Trail

APPLY

0.7

Four Stream Trail

APPLY

JCT Staircase Rapids Nature TR - Four Stream

1.2

HURRICANE RIDGE & HEADQUARTERS

Aldwell Nature Trail

APPLY

0.5

Aldwell Trail to HQ Trail

APPLY

JCT Aldwell Nature TR - Park Maintenance Area

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Peabody Creek Trail

APPLY

JCT Aldwell Nature TR - End

2.7

ELWHA RIVER

West Elwha Trail

APPLY

2.8

Cascade Rock Trail

APPLY

JCT Elwha Forest Loop TR - End

2.1

Cascade Overlook Trail

APPLY

JCT Cascade Rock TR - Viewpoint

0.1

Cascade Rock Alternative Trail

APPLY

Trailhead N of Elwha CG - JCT Cascade Rock TR

0.2

LAKE CRESCENT - AURORA RIDGE

Spruce Railroad Trail

APPLY

4.0

Marymere Falls Nature Trail

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0.9

Mt. Storm King Trail

APPLY

JCT Marymere Falls TR - Mile 1.7

1.5

Barnes Creek Trail

APPLY

3.3

HOH RIVER

Hoh River Trail

APPLY

JCT Spruce Bottom Nature TR - Mile 0.9

1.0

Hoh River Trail

APPLY

Mile 0.9 - Olympus Guard Station

8.2

Hall of Mosses Nature Trail

APPLY

0.8

Spruce Bottom Nature Trail

APPLY

1.2

NORTH FORK QUINAULT RIVER - SKYLINE

­­Kestner Homestead Nature Trail

APPLY

Quinault River Ranger Station - Maple Glade Nature TR

1.1



Did You Know?

rocky beach

Olympic National Park protects 73 miles of wild Pacific coast. Tidepools, sandy beaches and rocky cliffs can all be found here.