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Badger Valley, Grand Pass Loop

Park: Olympic National Park

13.6 km loop.
Elevations (in meters)
Start: 1859 End: 1875
Minimum: 1219 Maximum: 1966
Net Gain: 747 Cumulative Gain:  

Obstruction Point Trailhead: ( 44 km from Saanich Hall, 12 km on logging roads, ferry required). Drive south on Blanshard St for 4.9km to Belleville St. Follow this for about 1km to the ferry terminal. Take the ferry to Port Angeles. From the ferry terminal take North Laurel south to East 1st Street, turn left onto East 1st and drive to South Race Street. Turn right and follow South Race past the Olympic National Park Visitors Center. Turn right on Hurricane Ridge Road and drive to the summit (27.9 km from start of road) take Obstruction Point Road (a narrow dirt road with steep drop offs) east 12.1 km to Obstruction Point.

Facilities available at the trailhead include:

Access restrictions: Snow may preclude access into early July or, in severe snow years, the beginning of August. Check with Olympic National Park (information line - (360) 565-3130 or Wilderness Information Center - (360) 565-3100).


Backpack Moderate.   Best from late June thru late September.
Dayhike 3 boot (moderate).   Best from late June thru late September.


This trail features flowers, lakes, meadows, mountains, views and waterfalls.


Campsites along the trail

Grand Lake   1445 meters
  • Bear cache/wire
  • Pit toilet
Water is plentiful.

For additional information see:

Olympic Mountains Trail Guide by Robert L. Wood.


No report available for this trail.

Page updated Tuesday, September 6, 2011
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