Hood Canal Ranger District- Quilcene office


View of Hood Canal Ranger Station and parking area

ALERT: This office is open for phone calls during business hours but temporarily CLOSED to all walk-in service.


Located close to Hood Canal near the edge of the Olympic Mountains. Easily accessed via Highway 101.

295142 Highway 101 S.
Quilcene, WA 98376
(360) 765 2200
TDD (360) 765 2200

At a Glance

Operational Hours:
  • Winter schedule: Monday-Friday 8-4. Interpretive sales area is open weekends & holidays 9-3, staffed by North Hood Canal Chamber of Commerce. Closed on federal holidays.
  • Summer schedule - Memorial Day through Labor Day, Monday-Friday, weekends & holidays 8-4:30.

General Information


Printable general reference map and directions (PDF)

From Olympia, WA travel north on Highway 101 for 68 miles to reach Quilcene, WA. The Forest Service office is located on west side of Highway 101 at the south end of Quilcene.

View of Hood Canal Ranger Station from across the road.

General Notes:

Hoodsport Area Visitor Center

Mason County Chamber of Commerce operates the Hoodsport Visitor Information Center, 1 block west of Highway 101 on State Route 119. The visitor center provides information for both the Olympic National Forest and Park, along with local business and Olympic Peninsula tourist information.

Hoodsport - Shelton-Mason Chamber of Commerce
150 N. Lake Cushman Rd., Hoodsport, WA 98548
(360) 877 2021

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