Olympic Hot Springs, Boulder Lake & Appleton Pass


Day Hike - Olympic Hot Springs, Boulder Lake & Appleton Pass

Lets hike in the Olympics and burn some calories to make room for turkey.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,820 ft

At 7 a.m. we will depart the Beaver Valley Road Park and Ride, located Olympic Peninsula Gateway Visitors Center, 93 Beaver Valley Rd,  Port Ludlow, WA

This trail was just opened for use from the east approach after being inaccessible for 3 years because of Mills Lake Dam removal. It opened 14 November, 2014.


Olympic Hot Springs, Boulder Lake & Appleton Pass

  • Green Trails Seven Lakes Basin/Mt Olympus Climb No. 133S

    Custom Correct Seven Lakes Basin - Hoh

    Custom Correct Lake Crescent - Happy Lake Ridge

    USGS Bogachiel Peak

    USGS Mount Carrie
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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