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Mildred Lakes
pnwhikes > Olympic Peninsula > Hoodsport
The trail begins by climbing through an old logging tract before making its way into the forest. The Forest Service has decided to leave the trail in a primitive state and you'll notice the trail is infested with rocks and roots. At three miles, you must cross a ravine that is more than 20 feet deep. After, trail becomes really rough. At 4.9 miles you will crest a ridge and find the Mildred Lakes Basin which contains three lakes bordered by firs and meadows of heather. You will find campsites here, as this is a great place for an overnight.
Type Length Difficulty Rating Gain
Lake 9.8 mi 3 / 5 8 / 10 2900 ft

User Groups
Hikers, Dogs

Accessibility
July-October

Permits
A federal Northwest Forest Pass is required to park here
 
Driving Directions:
From Hoodsport, north 14 miles on U.S. 101 to Forest Service Road 25. Turn left and drive 14 miles to Mildred Lakes Trailhead at the end of the road.
Contact Information:
Olympic National Forest
Hood Canal Ranger District - Quilcene Office
295142 Highway 101 S.
P.O. Box 280
Quilcene, Wa 98376
Tel: 360.765.2200
TTY: 360.765.2200
http://www.fs.fed.us/r6/olympic

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