Lower Big Quilcene Trailhead


Lower Big Quilcene Trail #833 Map.

Lower Big Quilcene Trail #833 Map.

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Area Status: Open

Provides access to: Lower Big Quilcene Trail

At a Glance

Fees: $5/vehicle/day
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Notice: This trailhead is within a watershed that provides drinking water to residents of Eastern Jefferson County. Please follow these guidelines
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District - Quilcene

General Information


From Quilcene, WA take US Highway 101 south approximately one mile to Penny Creek Road. Turn west and follow Penny Creek Road for 1.4 miles staying left at the "Y" onto Big Quilcene River Road/Forest Service Road 27. Continue for 3 miles to spur road 080. Turn left onto road 080 and drive 0.5 miles to the trailhead.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Day Hiking

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  • Recreation Passes