Graves Creek Primitive Trail
Ecosystem Type: Rainforest, montane forest, subalpine forest
Trail Tread Types: Primitive
General Elevation Trend: fairly steep
Backcountry Permits: Required for overnight trips - Obtain at Wilderness Information Center in Port Angeles or the South Shore Lake Quinault Forest Service Ranger Station.
Camping: Please camp only in established camps or on bare ground to prevent vegetation damage.
Level of Difficulty: Difficult
Distance: 6.2 miles
Elevation Change: 646 ft. to 2700 ft.
Best Season: Early July through October
Connecting Trails: Wynoochee Pass Trail, Sundown Lake Trail, South Fork Skokomish River Trail, Six Ridge Primitive Trail
Stock: Closed to stock
Leave No Trace: Please Leave No Trace of your stay to help protect park resources and to prevent further camping regulations. Camp on bare ground only. Vegetation is very fragile.
Camping: Prevent vegetation damage by camping on bare ground.
Fires: Campfires are not allowed above 3,500 feet.
Wildlife Precautions: Save the Bears! Secure your food, garbage and scented items from all wildlife 24 hours a day to protect bears and yourself. Do not feed any wild animals! Bear canisters recommended in this area.
Safety: When traveling on snow, bring an ice axe and know how to use it.