• The winding Elwha river bed with trees on both sides.
  • Thursday, July 18; 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday, July 19; 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Walk the Elwha River to explore the natural wonders of one of Olympic Peninsula’s famous river valleys. This two-day field class begins with a river walk along Olympic Hot Springs Road to the Elwha River overlook (Glines Canyon), accessible only by foot. The following day, explore both the former lake bed to the Elwha River in the Aldwell basin and the expanded Elwha Beach in Freshwater Bay.