Make your Hood Canal plans for 2019

Ready to start filling your 2019 calendar with fun things to do? Start by planning your getaway to Hood Canal! Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter, check out our seasonal recommendations below. And give us a call 888-796-3450, or request a reservation using our online form.

Spring

Spring means more of our mountain hikes are free of snow. Check out the Washington Trail Association website for Hood Canal trails and trail reports here. The return of Daytime low tides, time to gather Hood Canal oysters and clams. Click here for the handiest daytime low tide chart for 2019. Here is a link to local beaches. And the popular, Hama Hama Oysterrama returns in April. Shrimpfest is also back! Memorial Day weekend attend the Brinnon Shrimpfest for tasty shrimp dishes, other local foods, fun and music!

Summer

Crab Season opens! Check out WDFW website for crabbing dates and regulations. Hiking the summits of Mt Ellinor, Mt Townsend and other lofty Olympic Mountain vistas. Check out the WTA.org Trip Reports. Take advantage of perfect summer weather and low tides for shellfish gathering and beachcombing. Or try your hand at Kayak and Kayak crabbing with Kayak Brinnon.

Fall

A fun fall weekend starts with the Jefferson County Farm Tour. Fall hiking adventures include spectacular colors, less people and more wildlife. Dosewallips State Park has a variety of hikes and wildlife viewing areas in the forest and on the beach.

Winter

Start your holiday tradition by choosing an Olympic National Forest christmas tree, and take advantage of winter rates. Have the trails to yourself-There are plenty of stunning lowland trails with rivers, waterfalls and moss covered trees to start the new year off on the right foot. Then celebrate by Wine tasting at Olympic Peninsula wineries. Cheers!