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Directions to Olympic National Park

Kalaloch Lodge is located 3-1/2 hours from Seattle in Olympic National Park on Washington's beautiful and rugged west coast.

CURRENT ROAD CONDITIONS: Please visit the National Park Service website for up-to-date conditions.

Closures and Alerts

  • Kalaloch Beach Access: The stairs allowing beach access at Kalaloch unfortunately have washed out during a recent storm. The stairs will likely be rebuilt in late spring 2021. In the meantime, guests can access Kalaloch Beach at the Kalaloch Campground, located less than 1/4 mile north of the Lodge. View a map showing how to access the beach (PDF - requires Adobe® Reader®)
  • East Beach Road at Lake Crescent Closed at Hwy 101 Due to Debris Hazards from Wildland Fire: Debris continues to come down off the steep slope onto the road. Access to eastern end of Spruce Railroad Trail/Lyre River Trailhead via Hwy 112 to Joyce-Piedmont Road. All day use areas along East Beach Road remain closed.
  • Coastal Closures - Shi Shi Beach, Second Beach: Tribal Closures: Makah Reservation including Shi Shi Beach Trailhead (makah.com) is closed to the general public. The Quileute Reservation including Second Beach Trailhead is closed to the general public.

Find out more information on the National Park Service's website.


Park Entrance Fees

Good news! There are no park entry fees to get to Kalaloch Lodge.

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Free Entry for US Military and Veterans!

Veterans and active members of the US armed forces now receive FREE entry to Olympic National Park and most other federal recreation sites!

Active military members can receive a free Military pass by presenting your current US military ID at the entrance.

There is not a pass specifically for Veterans. However, veterans now qualify for free entry into federal parks. Veterans will need to present one of the following forms of ID where entrance fees are collected:

  • Department of Defense Identification Card (CAC Card)
  • Veteran Health Identification Card (VHIC)
  • Veteran ID Card
  • Veterans designation on a state-issued US driver's license or identification card

For more information on these offers, please visit usaparkpass.com.

View the Kalaloch Lodge site map to see where the lodge, cabins, Seacrest House and Mercantile are located on property.

Map of Kalaloch Lodge Property

Get a closer look at Kalaloch. Download a property map of the Kalaloch Lodge grounds.

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Traveling by Car, Ferry, or Air

Traveling by Car

From Seattle/Tacoma:

  • Take I-5 South to Olympia
  • Turn West on Highway 8 to Elma, connecting with Highway 12 to Aberdeen
  • Then take Highway 101 North to Kalaloch
  • Estimated driving time = 3 to 3.5 hours

From Portland, OR:

  • Take I-5 North to Centralia
  • Follow Highway 12 West to Aberdeen
  • Then take Highway 101 North to Kalaloch
  • Estimated driving time = 4 hours

From Bellingham, WA and Vancouver, BC:

  • Take I-5 South to Burlington
  • Follow Highway 20 West to Anacortes through to Whidbey Island and the Keystone-Port Townsend Ferry
  • Cross Puget Sound by ferry to Port Townsend
  • Follow Highway 101 West through Port Angeles to Forks and onto Kalaloch
  • Estimated traveling time = 5 hours

From Victoria, BC:

  • From Victoria's Inner Harbour, take the Black Ball Ferry Line - "MV Coho," crossing the Strait of Juan de Fuca to Port Angeles, WA
  • Follow Highway 101 West through Forks to Kalaloch
  • Estimated traveling time = 3 hours

Traveling by Ferry

Ferry service is available throughout most of the year between Victoria, British Columbia, and Port Angeles. The Coho Ferry offers vehicle and passenger service throughout the year, except for a two-week winter maintenance shutdown. The Washington State Ferry system serves a number of routes across Puget Sound, but does not provide service in or out of Port Angeles.

Traveling by Air

The William R. Fairchild International Airport serves the greater Port Angeles area and is the closest airport to Olympic National Park. Rental cars are also available. You can also fly into Seattle's Sea-Tac Airport and rent a car (Kalaloch Lodge is about a three hour drive).