Ranger Hole Trailhead

Area Status: Open
Ranger Hole trailhead signs and water pump

Provides access toRanger Hole Trail #824 - This 0.8 trail leads to the Duckabush River and the historic fishing spot of the first ranger stationed at Interrorem cabin. 

Interrorem Nature Trail #804 - This 0.3 mile is an accessible interpretive loop and nature trail. 

Parking lot near Interrorem Cabin. Water available at hand pump well near trailhead.

At a Glance

Fees: $5/vehicle/day
Open Season: Early Summer
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Quilcene, WA
Water: Yes
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 Hoodsport, WA travel US Highway 101 north for approximately 22 miles to the Duckabush Recreation Area. Turn west onto the Duckabush River Road/Forest Service Road #2510 and travel 4 miles to end of pavement. Interrorem Cabin and Ranger Hole Trailhead are on the left.

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