North Olympic
Wildlife Area Location

Shane Belson
PO Box 609
Rochester, WA 98579
(360) 273-5126

Wildlife Areas
North Olympic Wildlife Area
Lower Dungeness Unit
The Lower Dungeness unit, located 3.5 miles north of Sequim, is comprised of 148 acres owned by WDFW and 73 acres of Conservation Easement on PCCF Trust ownership. The property was purchased to protect and restore the natural lower floodplain riverine system and forested wetland. Habitat types include deciduous dominant riparian forest, scrub-shrub wetland, marsh wetland, wet upland meadows and estuary.

Hunting Opportunities

Viewing Opportunities


  • Birds of Prey
  • Eagles
  • Marine Birds
  • Shorebirds
  • Songbirds
  • Waterfowl
  • Mammals

  • Small Mammals
  • Other

  • Spawning Salmon
  • How to Get Here
    Access Site #1
    Driving Directions
    A parking area is located at the 3 Crabs site at the intersection of Sequim-Dungeness Way and 3 Crabs Road. The address of this location is 11 3 Crabs Road.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    A toilet is located at the 3 Crabs parking area.
    Access Site #2
    Driving Directions
    A parking area is located at the River's End site on the north side of East Anderson Road just west of the Dungeness River.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    A toilet is seasonally available at the River's End parking area.
    Unique Features
    Shoreline, scenic vistas, Dungeness River.
    Other Information
    Waterfowl hunting is offered at the River's End site.
    Wildlife Area Habitat Conservation Plans
    Weekender Report
    Wildlife Viewing Guides
    Accessing Washington's Outdoors
    Find a Water Access Site
    GoHunt - Interactive Mapping
    • Bird watching
    • Dog walking
    • Fishing
    • Hunting
    • Wildlife viewing

    If you are Hunting or Fishing, remember to check all current regulations.

    Activities may include restrictions or require permits. Please see Public Conduct Rules for more information.