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McLane School Forest Trail

Olympic Peninsula > Olympia
47.0441, -122.9797 Map & Directions
Length
1.0 miles, roundtrip
Elevation Gain
50 feet
Highest Point
190 feet
Calculated Difficulty About Calculated Difficulty
Easy
The paved McLane School Forest Trail, also called the McLane School Trail, will take you on a loop around the school. Photo by Deanna Brown. Full-size image
  • Wildflowers/Meadows
  • Dogs allowed on leash
  • Good for kids
  • Fall foliage

Parking Pass/Entry Fee

None

This multi-use trail, also known as the McLane School Trail, starts at the McLane Elementary School in Olympia. The paved trail goes around the elementary school and includes signs identifying native plant species. Continue reading

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Hiking McLane School Forest Trail

This multi-use trail, also known as the McLane School Trail, starts at the McLane Elementary School in Olympia. It connects to the Ralph Munro Trail which was formerly known as the McLane Nature Trail. The paved trail goes around the elementary school and includes signs identifying native plant species.

Hike Description Written by
Claudia Lopez, WTA Community

McLane School Forest Trail

Map & Directions

Trailhead
Co-ordinates: 47.0441, -122.9797 Open in Google Maps

Before You Go

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Parking Pass/Entry Fee

None

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 Hwy 101 N, take the exit for Mud Bay Road towards the Evergreen State College. In about 0.4 mile, take a left onto Mud Bay Road towards Shelton. Stay on Mud Bay Road for around 0.2 mile, then take a left at the stoplight to get onto Delphi Rd SW. In approximately 0.1 mile, McLane Elementary School will be on your left.

take transit

This trailhead is accessible by bus! Plan your visit by bus using TOTAGO, or consult the schedule for Grays Harbor Transit route number 40.

More Hike Details

Trailhead

Olympic Peninsula > Olympia

McLane Elementary School

Guidebooks & Maps

Ride Thurston County Interactive Map: https://bit.ly/2ZDzkZA

Thurston County Bicycle Map PDF: https://bit.ly/2OHWWLI

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