Second Beach Trail, Olympic National Park

4.8
#3 of 10 in Trails in Olympic National Park
Stretching for 1.6 km (1 mi), Second Beach Trail takes you along a flat stretch of coast offering unparalleled views of the ocean. The offshore sea stacks attract oystercatchers, seabirds, and gulls, but the real attraction here are migrating whales (March/April and October). You will need a wilderness permit for overnight stays. To visit Second Beach Trail on your holiday in Olympic National Park, and find out what else Olympic National Park has to offer, use our Olympic National Park.
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  • If you can’t make it all the way to either La Push or Kalaloch’s Ruby Beach - this beach is a wonderful place to see a view of the wonderful Washington Coastline. Wear sure-footed shoes as steep and....  more »
  • Fun stroll on the beach to watch the waves break. A bit more crowded than other area beaches, but easy and interesting hike down. With all these beaches, time your visit at low tide so you can...  more »
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