• Olympic National Park & Other Local Parks


  • Olympic National Park—Hurricane RidgePort Angeles is the gateway to Olympic National Park. The city's location makes it a natural jumping-off point for the wonders of the Olympics. The park is 922,000 acres of stunning alpine and coastal wilderness. Be sure to see Hurricane Ridge, Lake Crescent, and the Upper Sol Duc.

    The Olympic National Forest is over 632,000 acres in size and offers a wide variety of camping, trails, and other recreational opportunities.

    For more ideas check out Port Angeles Day Trips, or check out the links below.

    Olympic National Park—Marymere FallsOlympic National Park
    Visitors Center Phone: 360-565-3130
    24-hour Road & Weather Recording: 360-565-3131
    Address: 600 East Park Avenue, Port Angeles, WA 98362-6798
    Web Site: www.nps.gov/olym

    Olympic National Forest - Forks Office
    Phone:(360) 374-6522 TDD (360) 374-6522
    Address: 437 Tillicum Lane, Forks, WA 98331
    Web Site: www.fs.usda.gov/olympic/

     

    Local Parks

    Port Angeles offers numerous park facilities for your enjoyment, from scenic overlooks to complete sport facilities.

    Port Angeles Parks and Recreation Department
    Phone (360) 417-4555
    Address: 321 East 5th Street
    Port Angeles WA 98362
    Email: parks@ci.port-angeles.wa.us
    Web Site: www.cityofpa.us

    Clallam County Parks—Salt CreekThere are parks throughout Clallam County, primarily oriented around water. Camping, fishing, boating, hunting, hiking, horse back riding, picnicking, scuba diving, beach combing activities are some of the recreation opportunities available to visitors.

    Clallam County Parks Department
    Phone: (360) 417-2291
    Address: PO Box 863
    Port Angeles, Washington 98362
    Email: parks@co.clallam.wa.us
    Web Site: www.clallam.net/Parks/