Come join us on an unforgettable overnight backpacking trip to Olympic National Park!
Coastal rainforest, unique flora and fauna, and ancient old growth groves combine with rivers and mountainous terrain to provide an exciting and beautiful outing.
The Hoh rainforest is the only rainforest in Lower 48 states, and our overnight trip to 5 mile Island brings us right to the heart of this ancient treasure. The lush campsite alongside the beautiful Hoh River, with views of Bogachiel Peak in the Olympic mountains, is worth the adventure!
No experience is necessary on our trip - just a moderate level of physical fitness and an enthusiasm to learn about and experience overnight backpacking.
We provide backpacking gear including backpacks, sleeping bags and pads, tents, cooking systems and dinner / breakfast. Vegetarian and gluten-free options available. Throughout our trip we cover essential backpacker know-hows, such as:
Leave No Trace Principles
Gear required for multi-day back country travel
How to use tents and stoves Backpack packing strategy
Local wild edibles and other flora and fauna (if possible)
And much more
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Spend the night under the stars in one of Washington's most beautiful campsites.
Learn the essentials to make any backpacking trip a success
No experience necessary, backpacking gear is included
What to expect
Trip meets at 11:00 am and returns the following day at around 1:30 pm
The trail is 5.5 miles to the campground and moderate