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The Best Hiking in Montesano

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Top hiking spots in and near Montesano

  • Aberdeen, Washington

    Stewart Memorial Park Trail

    1.19 mi / 121 ft gain
    Stewart Memorial Park Trail is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a river located near Aberdeen, Washington.
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  • Westport, Washington

    Westport Lighthouse Trail

    4.6 mi / 85 ft gain
    Westport Lighthouse Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Westport, Washington.
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  • Ocean Shores, Washington

    Weatherwax Trail

    1.12 mi / 23 ft gain
    Weatherwax Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Ocean Shores, Washington.
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  • Spoon Creek Falls Trail, Washington

    Hike Spoon Creek Falls

    0.8 mi / 200 ft gain
    This is a great low effort, high reward hike that offers several viewpoints along the trail of the falls below before it meanders all the way to the shore of the creek. While it doesn't take long to hike to this spot you can easily spend an entire morning or afternoon exploring everything it has ...
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  • Montesano, Washington

    Spoon Creek Falls Trail

    0.32 mi / 10 ft gain
    Spoon Creek Falls Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Montesano, Washington.
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  • Hoodsport, Washington

    Lower South Fork Skokomish Trail

    10.4 mi / 2293 ft gain
    Lower South Fork Skokomish Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Hoodsport, Washington.
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  • Oysterville, Washington

    Hike Leadbetter Point State Park

    7 mi
    Located off the beaten path at the northern end of the Long Beach Peninsula, Leadbetter Point State Park is great year around destination to explore in Southwest Washington. Within the park there is ample opportunity to watch huge Pacific Ocean waves crash on shore, beach comb, bird watch, and sp...
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  • Montesano, Washington

    Hike to Wynoochee Falls

    0.4 mi / 100 ft gain
    Located along FR-2270 (Google Maps calls it FR-2312) in Olympic National Forest, the trailhead is marked by a pullout and a pair of signposts but no sign. This area was formerly the Wynoochee Falls Campground. The trailhead is at the North end of the parking lot. This easy hike involves navigatin...
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  • Quinault, Washington

    Quinault Rain Forest Nature Trail

    0.81 mi / 312 ft gain
    Quinault Rain Forest Nature Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Quinault, Washington.
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  • 345 South Shore Road, Washington

    Quinault Loop Trail

    4 mi / 597 ft gain
    Quinault Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Quinault, Washington.
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  • Quinault, Washington

    Hike the Cedar Loop Trail

    3.9 mi / 200 ft gain
    The Cedar Loop Trail is a 3.9 mile hike through the Quinault National Recreation Trail System, just outside of Olympic National Park. The trail winds around Lake Quinault's shoreline, featuring beautiful old growth Sitka spruce and Western Hemlocks. The trail also features a waterfall.The trail i...
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  • Chehalis, Washington

    Willapa Hills Trail

    56.57 mi / 1690 ft gain
    Willapa Hills Trail is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a river located near Chehalis, Washington.
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  • Amanda Park, Washington

    Walk along the Maple Glade Rain Forest Trail

    0.49 mi / 56 ft gain
    The Quinault Valley receives an average of 12 feet of rain per year which maintains the temperate rain forest ecosystem. The Quinault Rain Forest is located within the Olympic National Park and is located on the N. Shore Road about 6 miles off of HWY 101.  Once you arrive to the ranger station y...
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  • Montesano, Washington

    Dry Creek Trail

    6.81 mi / 981 ft gain
    Dry Creek Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Hoodsport, Washington.
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  • Hoodsport, Washington

    Hike the Staircase Rapids Loop

    5.0
    2.1 mi / 410 ft gain
    This trail is great for nature trips and for birding. A national park pass or an entry fee of $25 per car (or $10 fee to walk in) is required for entry into Olympic National Park. Watch out for mud on the trail after rain. 
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  • Hoodsport, Washington

    Black and White Lakes Primitive Trail

    14.68 mi / 4413 ft gain
    Black and White Lakes Primitive Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Lilliwaup, Washington.
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