Backpack - Deer Lake Olympic NP

Deer Lake Olympic NP

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9-9:15 AM at Olympic NP Vis Ctr - Port Angeles
For experienced backpackers. Leisurely pace for enjoyment of scenery, wildflowers and photo opportunities. As of 7/10, trail is snow free to Deer Lake and snow patches may be encountered a bit beyond the lake. Take 7:10am Edmonds ferry to Kingston. Approx drive times: Kingston to Port Angeles 1 1/4 -1 1/2 hr, Port Angeles to trailhead 1 1/4 hr. Meet 9:00 - 9:15am at Olympic National Park's Wilderness Info Center (WIC) in Port Angeles. Bring your hard-sided food canister or rent ($3/ea) canister at WIC. Our reserved campsite will have space for 3-4 tents. Tent sharing encouraged. Nominal campsite fee will be divided between participants. Estimated camp fee is $4 - $6.50 per person. $15 per vehicle park entrance fee at Sol Duc, or valid annual pass (Interagency Annual Pass, America the Beautiful Pass, or Olympic NP Pass).
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