Dirty Face Ridge

A moderate in-and-out hike of 7.5 miles and 3,000 feet of elevation gain to Dirty Face Ridge and then on to Mount Townsend in the Olympics.


  • Suitable Activities: Day Hiking
  • Seasons: June, July, August, September, October, November
  • Weather: View weather forecast.
  • Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Length: 8.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,880 ft
  • 6,280 ft
  • Land Manager: Olympic National Park
    Buckhorn Wilderness, Hood Canal Ranger District (ONF)
  • Parking Permit Required: National Park Entrance Fee
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 12
  • USGS Tyler Peak
  • Custom Correct Buckhorn Wilderness
  • Green Trails Tyler Peak No. 136

Upcoming Activities

Day Hike - Dirty Face Ridge

Day Hiking Trip
Steep hike up to Dirtyface Ridge; then it's a contour over to the summit of
Difficulty: Strenuous
Thu, Jun 28, 2018
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
6 participants
Registration closes Jun 26
Foothills Branch
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