Big Creek Loop


Day Hike - Big Creek Loop

*** Trip initially open to Spring Hiking Students. Trip will open for registration to all Mountaineers 7 to 10 days prior to the hike date. ***

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,700 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 2,570 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

Meet at 10:00 AM at the Big Creek Campground & Trailhead.  There is a restroom at the trailhead.  A Northwest Forest Pass is required to park.

From Olympia, follow US-101 north, turn west onto SR-119 at Hoodsport, drive 9 miles to junction with Forest Road 24, turn left, continue about 100 yards and Big Creek Campground & Trailhead will be on your right.

This hike is part of the Olympic River Rambler course and is part of the weekend car camp at Dosewallips State Park May 17-19. If you are interested in camping, contact David Hyde or Marilyn Thompson.

Trip details will be sent by email to participants after registration closes.


Big Creek Loop

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