Wynoochee area


Wynoochee Lake.

The Wynoochee area is a remote getaway in the southern area of Olympic Peninsula. Steep, rugged peaks frame the lush conifer and hardwood forested shores of Wynoochee Lake which provides ample opportunity for swimming, boating, and fishing.

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Montesano, Aberdeen
Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District, Quilcene office

General Information


From Quinault, WA take US Highway 101 south for 13 miles, Turn East onto Donkey Creek Road (Forest Service Road 22) and drive 14 miles. ~ 75 minutes drive time. 

From Olympia, WA from I-5, follow US Highway 101 North to WA-8 W towards Aberdeen/ Montesano for app 21 miles. Continue onto WA 12 W for about 11 miles. Take the Devonshire Road exit just west of Montesano, WA. Head North on Wynoochee Valley Road. Drive 35 miles on the Wynoochee Valley Road (Forest Service Road 22). ~ 2 hours drive time.

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