Olympic National Park & Other Local Parks
Port 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
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/
Port Angeles offers numerous park facilities for your enjoyment, from scenic overlooks to complete sport facilities.
There 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.