This popular campground with its beautiful views of Hood Canal and the mountains to the southeast is located directly on Hood Canal. Seal Rock Campground is one of the few national forest campgrounds located on salt water with harvestable oysters for public use.
41 tent/RV sites are spaced among the trees with several along the waterfront. There are 3 paved accessible units and facilities that accommodate wheelchairs. The lengths of sites vary, with those along Hood Canal capable of handling the larger motorhomes and trailers. There are no hookups.
There is also a day use area within the campground that offers two accessible interpretive trails.
A grand and rustic lodge built in 1926 in the heart of the Quinault Rain Forest among ancient Sitka spruce, Douglas fir, western red cedar, and western hemlocks, on the south shore of Lake Quinault.
A restaurant, gift shop, indoor swimming pool, sauna, game room and small conference room are available.
View a lodge facility map(PDF File)
This interpretive loop trail winds through large second-growth trees growing among giant stumps of cedars (up to 9 ft. in diameter) and firs. The area provides a rainforest atmosphere with a variety of ferns and mosses. This is a wellmaintained nature trail with interpretive signs. This loop trail is easy and is an excellent hike with small children.
Take a step back in time to the early 1900's when Forest Ranger Emery Finch brought his bride to live in the Duckabush area!
View a printable recreation opportunity guide: Interrorem Nature Trail #804 (PDF)
Access: Ranger Hole Trailhead
This heavily used 1/2 mile interpretive trail provides an excellent opportunity to view the temperate rainforest. Overlooking Willaby Gorge, the trail follows Willaby Creek, a typical rainforest stream. Experience stands of ancient large trees and view intepretive signs along the trail that describe aspects of oldgrowth forest ecology.
The trail is compacted gravel and first 850 feet is accessible to individuals in wheelchairs.
View a printable recreation opportunity guide: Quinalt Rain Forest Nature Trail #855 (PDF File)