Big Spruce Trailhead


Quinault National Recreation Trail System Vicinity Map

Quinault National Recreation Trail System vicinity map.

Area Status: Open
Big Spruce Trailhead and sign.

Drive one mile beyond the Pacific Ranger District, Quinault office on South Shore Road to reach the trailhead. From the trailhead along South Shore Road take a .3 mile stroll to enjoy the World's Largest Sitka Spruce.

At a Glance

Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Quinault, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Portable Toilet year-round
Operated By: Private-profit
Information Center: Pacific Ranger District, Quinault office

General Information


From Aberdeen, WA travel north on US Highway 101 for 45 miles to the junction with South Shore Road. Turn east on South Shore Road and travel 3.2 miles to the Big Spruce Trailhead. Parking is on the right. Walk across the road to the trailhead.

General Notes:

Bridge to view Largest Spruce Tree.

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