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Capitol State Forest - McKenny Trail

Olympic Peninsula > Olympia
46.9258, -123.0595 Map & Directions
Length
13.8 miles, (type not yet set)
Elevation Gain
2565 feet
Highest Point
1207 feet
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  • Dogs allowed on leash
  • Rivers
  • Fall foliage
  • Established campsites
  • Waterfalls

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The McKenny Trail is a long route in Capitol State Forest that connects the Margaret McKenny Campground and Trailhead to the east with the Fall Creel Trailhead to the west. Continue reading

Rating
5.00 out of 5

Hiking Capitol State Forest - McKenny Trail

The McKenny Trail is a long route in Capitol State Forest that connects the Margaret McKenny Campground and Trailhead to the east with the Fall Creek Trailhead to the west. The trail serves as an excellent loop route with the adjoining Mima Falls trail. 

Capitol State Forest - McKenny Trail

Map & Directions

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Co-ordinates: 46.9258, -123.0595 Open in Google Maps

Before You Go

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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

From I-5 South: Take exit 95 and continue onto Maytown Road SW for 2.8 miles. Maytown Road becomes 128th Ave. Continue on it for 0.7 miles to a 'T' intersection. Turn right onto Waddell Creek Road SW and continue for 2.4 miles. Turn left at signs for the Margaret McKenny Campground and Trailhead.

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Trailhead

Olympic Peninsula > Olympia

Washington State Department of Natural Resources

Guidebooks & Maps

https://www.dnr.wa.gov/geo/mimafalls.pdf

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Capitol State Forest - McKenny Trail

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