Lightning PeakLightning Peak is a Class 3 and involves exposed scrambling. Gear and experience recommended.https://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/lightning-peakhttps://www.wta.org/site_images/hikes/lightning-creek-by-jeremy-richtmyre.jpeg/@@download/image/Lightning Creek by Jeremy Richtmyre.jpeg
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.
From Shelton, travel north on Highway 101 for 15 miles to Hoodsport. Head west on State Route 119 until reaching a T intersection. Turn left on Forest Road 24 and continue on a gravel road before turning left on FR 2451, crossing a causeway. After crossing over Copper Creek, there will be parking on the lefthand side. The trailhead is located east of Copper Creek.
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Olympic Peninsula > Hood Canal
Olympic National Forest, Hood Canal Ranger District