Hood Canal Waterfalls


Day Hike - Hood Canal Waterfalls

Waterfalls are at their prime. Be prepared to be awed. This hike takes us to 4 waterfalls along Hood Canal. We will start at Falls View in Quilcene ( 1.5 miles/300 ft); proceed to Steam Donkey Trail at Quilcene State Park (3.5 miles/400 feet); and if time and daylight hours permit, Murhut Falls in Brinnon (1.6 mile/250 ft). We will also view Rocky Brook Falls ( 200 ft off the road).

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  • Sat, Feb 16, 2019
  • Olympia Naturalists Committee
  • Exploring Nature, Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft


7:30 am

Shelton Walmart parking lot in the vicinity of the Arco Station.  100 E Wallace Kneeland Blvd.


This is an Exploring Nature event.  We will hike at a casual pace, take time for pictures and to enjoy the beauty of the area.


Hood Canal Waterfalls

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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