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Bogachiel Peak

Olympic Peninsula

Location

Olympic Peninsula -- Northern Coast
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Length

16.2 miles, roundtrip

Elevation

Gain: 3675 ft.
Highest Point: 5474 ft.

Rating

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Bogachiel Peak is located along the High Divide trail near Seven Lakes Basin. From the High Divide trail, the peak is a 0.3-mile side trip; on maps it looks like there are two ways to access the peak, but the far better trail to the peak is on the east slope of the mountain.

If you're approaching from Lunch Lake or the Hoh Lake trail, continue east around the south flank of Bogachiel Peak to where a trail junction switchbacks west. If you're coming from Heart Lake, simply look for a boot path branching off to the right. Take this short but steep trail to the forested summit of Bogachiel Peak. While a high point with some very good views, the views are actually better back down on the High Divide Trail.

Camping is not allowed at this summit, and visitors must have a permit to camp in the Seven Lakes Basin area, including Lunch Lake and Hoh Lake.

 

Bogachiel Peak

Map & Directions

Trailhead
Co-ordinates: 47.9552, -123.8350 Open map in new window

Trailhead

Olympic Peninsula -- Northern Coast

Olympic National Park

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Guidebooks & Maps

Day Hiking: Olympic Peninsula (Romano - Mountaineers Books)

Custom Correct Seven Lakes Basin–Hoh

Buy the Green Trails Seven Lakes Basin/Mt Olympus Climbing No. 133S map

Getting There

Access Bogachiel Peak from either the Seven Lakes Basin trailhead or the trailhead for the Hoh River Trail.

 

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