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Dates: 5/1/2018 - 10/31/2018
City / State: Port Angeles, WA
Event Name: Sol Duc Falls
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 109670 2018/Y1720
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6/10 km - 3C
Description: 6:30 am - 9:00 pm daily. Closed Christmas. ROUTE: Along this trail the forest mixes the elements of the rainforests to the west with plants of the rainshadow to the east. Near the Falls the woodland is dominated by Douglas Fir and masses of fern. As the trail reaches the spectacular Sol Duc Falls the route turns downstream following the east bank back to the starting point. There is a Geocache at the Hot Spring area and several along the Sol Duc River.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, National Parks Centennial Challenge, Points of Reference, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: 6:30 am - 9:00 pm daily. Closed Christmas.
Location: Fairmount Restaurant
Start Point / Driving Directions: DIRECTIONS: 1127 Lauridsen Blvd. Hwy 101 West. Turn LEFT on Lincoln St. Continue Straight on Lincoln past several stop lights . Turn RIGHT on Lauridsen Blvd at the Stop light staying on 101 West. Go approx 1 mile to Fairmount Shell on RIGHT. Just before the Shell station is the Fairmount on the right. Driving east on Hwy 101, after you pass the airport turnoff, look for the Shell station on your LEFT. Fairmount is just past the station on the left. Walk box is in the far right entry.
YOU MUST DRIVE 41 MILES TO THE PARKING AREA AT SOL DUC HOT SPRINGS WHERE THE WALK BEGINS. NOTE: Fees for National Parks apply.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Olympic Peninsula Explorers
Contact: Mike Zewe (425) 305-1275
Website: www.opevolkssport.org
E-Mail Contact: mzewe@comcast.net