Shi Shi Beach


Day Hike - Shi Shi Beach

Explore the finest beach on the Olympic Coast, hiking Shi Shi Beach to Point of the Arches, inspecting rock tunnels and marine life there.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 200 ft
  • Pace: 2.0 mph

Meet at 8:30 AM Sunday at the Shi Shi Beach trailhead.

This is part of a weekend car camp involving hiking to Cape Flattery on Saturday and Shi Shi Beach on Sunday.  Anyone registering for this hike must also register for the Cape Flattery hike and participate in the overnight camp at Hobuck Beach Resort Campground near Neah Bay.   See the complete description of the car camp on the Tacoma Branch Calendar. 


Shi Shi Beach

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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