Deer Ridge Trail #846

 

Slab Camp Trail #838 and Deer Ridge Trail #846 Map.

Slab Camp Trail #838 and Deer Ridge Trail #846 Map. Also shows Ned Hill Trail #837.

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Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Deer Ridge Trail at the National Park boundary

This trail begins in forest and ends in alpine meadows in the Olympic National Park. Splendid views of snow-covered peaks in the Olympics are frequent at the higher elevations. 5.2 miles in length, grade is moderate to steep, 35% maximum.

The trail passes through Buckhorn Wilderness and enters Olympic National Park at 3.6 miles. 

Alert: Treat all water taken from streams before drinking. Pack out what you pack in.

View a printable recreation opportunity guide: Deer Ridge Trail #846 (PDF File)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 3/9/14 Patches of snow, foot deep at Park boundary, 2 trees down, easy to get across
Permit Info: Permits are required for all overnight trips into the Olympic National Park backcountry.
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply within Buckhorn Wilderness.
  • Motorized vehicles and mountain bikes are prohibited.
  • Pack and saddle stock not recommended due to the steep grades.
  • Pets prohibited in Olympic National Park.
Closest Towns: Sequim, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District, Quilcene Office

General Information

Directions:

Access from Slab Camp/Deer Ridge Trailhead.


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