The Olympians Hiking Calendar for Sunday, May 12


Tuesday, May 14

Aberdeen Evening Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 7 p.m. for this evening hike with some hills, 538-7425.

Saturday, May 18

Quinault Train Forest Nature Trail, Leave Hoquiam at 10 a.m. to park at the lot near the Quinault Lodge then take the nature trail nearby back toward the nature trail trailhead (bring lunch and rain gear), 533-4552.

Tuesday, May 21

Aberdeen Evening Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 7 p.m. for this evening hike with some hills, 533-0879.

Tuesday, May 28

Westport Evening Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 6:30 p.m. to leave the Westport Park & Ride at 7 p.m. for this evening hike on the dune trail beginning near the lighthouse and head toward Westhaven, 267-7715.

Saturday, June 1

Fletcher Canyon Day Hike, Leave Hoquiam at 8 a.m. for this hike in the Quinault area up Fletcher Canyon to the creek bed, 538-7425.

Tuesday, June 4

Friend’s Landing Leisure Rambler Evening Hike, Leave Montesano at 7 p.m. or meet at Friend’s Landing for this hike, 249-3508.

Saturday, June 8

Lake Quinault Area Day Hike, Leave Hoquiam at 9:30 a.m. for this hike near and around the lake with a cedar bog big mossy drippy trees and moist ground, 942-8698.

Tuesday, June 11

Aberdeen Evening Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 7 p.m. for this evening hike around Grays Harbor College, 942-8698.

Saturday, June 15

South Fork of the Hoh River Day Hike, Leave Hoquiam at 8 a.m. for this flat rainforest hike (a Discovery Pass will be needed here), 482-1142.

Tuesday, June 18

Montesano Evening Hike, Leave Aberdeen at 6:45 p.m. to meet at the new Montesano play for this summer solstice celebration hike, 538-0054.

Saturday, June 22

Copalis Spit Day Hike, Leave Hoquiam at 10 a.m. for this level beach hike (a Discovery Pass will be needed here), 533-0879.

Discovery Lake Snowshoe, Call the leader for details and sign up for this excursion: drive up the Wynooche Road as far as possible then switch to snowshoes (if needed) to continue up Chickamin Creek to the trailhead, 267-7715.

Tuesday, June 25

McCleary Evening Hike, Meet at the McCleary Park at 7 p.m. for a mostly flat hike with one moderate hill on the ELma-Hinklin Road, 482-4629.

Saturday, June 29

Mike’s Spike Climb, Call the leader to sign up for this hike up Pete’s Creek Trail to the ridge below Mount Colonel Bob and along the eidge to the nearby pinnacle, 532-3122.

Sunday, June 30

Harstene Island and Jarrel Cove State Park Hike, Leave the new Montesano parking place at 12:30 p.m. for these leisure rambler hikes, 249-3508.