Lower Crossing Route
Ecosystem Type: Rainforest
Trail Tread Types: Primitive
General Elevation Trend: Easy
Unique Features: River crossing
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Distance: 2.1 miles
Elevation Change: 400 ft. to 500 ft.
Best Season: June through October
Connecting Trails: Queets River Trail
Stock: Open to stock - see regulations
Leave No Trace: Please Leave No Trace of your stay to help protect park resources and to prevent further camping regulations. Camp only on established sites or gravel bars.
Fires: Fires are not allowed above 3,500 feet.
Wildlife Precautions: Save the Bears! Please learn how to properly secure your food to protect bears and yourself. Do not feed any wild animals!
Safety: Use caution when fording the Queets. Unbuckle pack straps and use a sturdy stick for extra stability.