Lower South Fork Skokomish Trail For Mountain Biking
The 37th most popular mountain bike trail in Washington.
Monday 1 August 2016 03:05 GMT
Northwest of Olympia and Shelton, the spectacular Lower South Fork Skokomish Trail (#873/10 mi) is an excellent mountain bike ride through lowland old-growth forest with abundant wildlife and lowland wildflowers. NOTE: Trail can be muddy during periods of heavy rain.
To reach the trailhead, follow Travel Hwy 101 to the Skokomish Valley Road, 7 miles north of Shelton and 7 miles south of Hoodsport. Turn west on the Valley road and drive about 5 mi. to the junction with FS Rd. #23. Turn right and proceed for 9.0 mi. to FS Rd #2353. Turn right onto FS Rd. #2353 and drive 1.2 mi. to the trailhead.
Overall, Lower South Fork Skokomish Trail is the 37th most popular mountain bike trail of all 59 mountain biking rides in Washington. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Lower South Fork Skokomish Trail including Dungeness / Gold Creek Loop, Wynoochee Lakeshore Trail, Lower Big Quilcene Trail, Dry Creek Trail, Graves Creek Road and Mount Muller TrailHumptulips Trail.