Open Beach & Dense Forests

Opportunities for fresh air exercise and exploration abound with a wealth of natural beauty and wildlife right in the midst of Ocean Shores. A few miles north, the Lake Quinault Valley is home to many nationally recognized giant trees. Plunge into this unique ecosystem for diverse vistas and more than 15 maintained trails.

Hiking the Shores is fun for every level of adventurer!

Wonderful trails, parks, and shoreline surround Ocean Shores and offer so many opportunities to experience the beauty around us. Come and see for yourself!

Adventure and relaxation are around every corner of the Shores.

Miles and miles of spaces to hike, any time of year, all across our city! Find a hidden gem, see some wildlife, or explore the coastline.


Hunting for shells and agates, spotting whales and birds, or just enjoying the sounds of water.

Inland Oasis

Picturesque surprises are around every corner of our trails. Here, Perkins Pond is just one place to fall in love with.

Wandering Deeper

There are even a few places that will make you forget that you’re surrounded by sand and water!

Sunset for Miles

As the day gives way to the evening, there is nothing quite like an Ocean Shores sunset. In every season, we say goodnight to the sun as well as any place in the USA.

Come. Stay. Get Away.

The Shores has something for everyone, but if you love those fabled ‘long walks on the beach’, whether in your own time or with friends and family, we have the coastline you’ve been looking for.

"I’ve always been drawn to the coast. The smells, the sounds and the sand on your feet. Ocean shores has it all and more!"
-Jake N.

Hiking businesses in Ocean Shores