Mount Ellinor


Day Hike - Mount Ellinor

Only going in fair weather, this is NOT your standard Ellinor, but the longest, most elevation gain version of the trail.

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  • Strenuous 3
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,960 ft

Departing the Poulsbo Church of the Nazarene at 07:30, we will head via Hwy 104 and Quilcene to the trailhead west of Hoodsport.

The hike variation starts at the Big Creek Campground Trailhead, adding a minimum of 6.2 miles and 1500 feet of elevation gain to the trip. We are taking the summer route.

Please track the wta trail reports on this. Microspikes may be needed.


Mount Ellinor

  • Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Green Trails Mt Steel No. 167

    Green Trails The Brothers No. 168

    Custom Correct Mount Skokomish - Lake Cushman
  • 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
Trip Reports