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Ancient Groves

Olympic Peninsula > Northern Coast
47.9982, -123.9021 Map & Directions
0.5 miles, roundtrip
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The boardwalk in the Ancient Grove. Photo by DarceyOh.
  • Wildflowers/Meadows
  • Old growth
  • Good for kids
  • Rivers

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This half-mile loop trail goes through old-growth forest with views of the Sol Duc River. Continue reading

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Hiking Ancient Groves

This half-mile loop trail goes through old-growth forest with views of the Sol Duc River. As you walk through, you cross a boardwalk over a wetland, keeping your feet dry (and the resident animals safe). Continuing on, you'll enjoy magnificent canyon views, while river views are abundant.

Ancient Groves

Map & Directions

Co-ordinates: 47.9982, -123.9021 Open in Google Maps

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WTA Pro Tip: Save a copy of our directions before you leave! App-based driving directions aren't always accurate and data connections may be unreliable as you drive to the trailhead.

Getting There

Drive west on Highway 101 from Port Angeles and turn left on Soleduck Hot Springs Road. There is a staffed gate where you will need to stop. Follow the road around to signs Ancient Groves, a little more than nine miles from Highway 101.

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Olympic Peninsula > Northern Coast

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Ancient Groves

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