Quinault National Recreation Trails


Day Hike - Lake Quinault Loop Trail

Enjoy an early spring four-mile loop hike.

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.35 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 504 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 475 ft
  • Pace: 1.75-2.25

We will meet at the Ranger Station parking lot (next to Lake Quinault Lodge) at 10:00 AM.  Additional hike information will be sent by email to registered participants.

Join me for this late winter/early spring hike at Lake Quinault.  At this time of year, the hike can often be wet.  Rain gear is essential and waterproof boots are highly recommended.


Quinault National Recreation Trails

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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