See the Salish Sea from the peak of Mount Townsend, located at the northeastern edge of the Olympic Peninsula.
We can’t guarentee sun, but it’s a pretty good bet.
20 trails where you can hike, bike, and hug a tree, all within one hour of downtown.
Craig Romano and Allison Williams
Trails for Ape Canyon, Lewis River, and Norway Pass.
Courtney Nash, Judy Naegeli, Erin Reading, and Kasey Cordell
Hayley Poole and Craig Romano
Trails for Cascade Pass/Sahale Arm, Hidden Lake Peak, Hannegan Pass, Cutthroat Pass, and Sun Mountain.
Trails for Shi Shi Beach, Ozette Triangle, Grand Valley, and Bogachiel Peak.
Trails for Rachel Lake and Alta Mountain, Tiger Mountain: West Tiger 3, Duthie Hill Mountain Bike Park, Paradise Valley, and Squak
Trails for Spray Park, Kendall Katwalk, Lake Serene and Bridal Veil Falls, Skyscraper
Mountain, Carne Mountain, Spider Meadow, Denny Creek, and Talapus and Olallie Lakes.
Lucky us: We live near some of the best hiking and mountain biking trails in the Pacific Northwest. Want to break a sweat? Take a stroll before lunch? There’s a trail for that.