Best trails in Olympia

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Looking for a great trail near Olympia, Washington? AllTrails has 61 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Dash Point State Park or Tolmie State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Charles L Pack Experimental Forest or Point Defiance Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 33 easy trails in Olympia ranging from 0.6 to 329.2 miles and from 6 to 1,902 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Olympia
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#1 - Ellis Cove Trail
Priest Point Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 41 m
Great little hike! Some hills and stairs for a small workout, and lots of shade to keep you cool. Can even see the Olympic Mountains.Show more
#2 - Watershed Park Trail
Watershed Trail Park
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 41 m
Note: This trail is undergoing construction, sections of this trail may be closed. Please refer to the park page for more information.Show more
#3 - Woodard Bay Loop Trail
Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 15 m
Note: Discover Pass requiredShow more
#4 - Mima Falls Loop
Capitol State Forest
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 17 m
Mima Falls Loop is a 6.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Olympia, Washington that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is acShow more
#5 - Four Cedars Outer Loop
Tolmie State Park
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 53 m
The park provides two kitchen shelters with electricity, plus 11 sheltered and 20 unsheltered picnic tables. Kitchen shelters include picnic tables, water, sinks, and grills. Both kitchen shelters canShow more
#6 - McLane Creek Woods Trail
Capitol State Forest
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 56 m
NOTE: It has been reported this trail has temporary closures due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. A Discovery Pass is required to enter Capitol State Forest. NotShow more
#7 - Lost Valley Trail and McKenny Trail Loop
Capitol State Forest
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Length: 7.5 mi • Est. 3 h 49 m
A Discovery Pass is required to enter Capitol State Forest. Off-road vehicle users and horse-back riders can use Capitol State Forest Trails from May 1 - November 30 only. This loop begins by followShow more
#8 - Kennedy Falls Trail
Kennedy Creek Natural Area Preserve
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 2 h 57 m
Note: The 'Private Property' sign at the trailhead refers to Hunting, Fishing, and Gathering ONLY. Other non-motorized recreation is allowed.Show more
#9 - Capitol Lake Trail
Marathon Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 37 m
Capitol Lake Trail is a 1.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Olympia, Washington that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options andShow more
#10 - Priest Point
Priest Point Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Priest Point is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Olympia, Washington that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more
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