Welcome to Olympic National Forest 

Forester looking up at the green canopy.  A Helicopter drops water on the Maple Fire in Hamma Hamma drainage in early August. Girls Scouts pose on site during a bumble bee survey during their two-week tenure at Olympic National Forest with Student Conservation Association. Two cone pickers up in a lift in the seed orchard.



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Olympic National Forest encompasses the varied landscape of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula from lush rain forests to deep canyons to high mountain ridges to ocean beaches. This diverse and scenic forest reaches the mid elevations of the Olympic Mountains.

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Clean Up Your Forest Event!

Bottles and cans on stream shore.

Join us on National Public Lands Day and help clean-up litter while enjoying your public lands!

Quinault National Recreation Trail System Interactive Map

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Explore Quinault trails with this interactive map and area guide.

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