North Olympic
Wildlife Area Location

Darric Lowery
PO Box 609
Rochester, WA 98579
(360) 273-5126

Wildlife Areas
North Olympic Wildlife Area
Snow Creek-Salmon Creek Unit
The Snow Creek-Salmon Creek unit is 156 acres located at the confluence of Snow and Salmon creeks at Discovery Bay. It was acquired for stream, riparian, and estuarine restoration and protection. Habitat types include scrub-shrub wetland, marsh wetland, forested wetland, wet upland meadows, upland and estuary.
Viewing Opportunities


  • Birds of Prey
  • Eagles
  • Shorebirds
  • Songbirds
  • Upland Birds
  • Wading Birds
  • Waterfowl
  • Mammals

  • Deer
  • Elk
  • Small Mammals
  • Other

  • Butterflies
  • Reptiles/Amphibians
  • Spawning Salmon
  • Wildflowers
  • How to Get Here
    Access Site #1
    Driving Directions
    From intersection of Hwy 101 and S.R. 20 drive west on Hwy 101 approximately .3 miles to west Uncas road. Turn left on west Uncas road. Drive approximately .3 miles to unimproved parking area. Area is accessible by foot, no maintained trails.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    No improved parking. No restroom.
    Unique Features
    This area has an extensive estuary and riparian restoration in progress. Good opportunity to observe summer chum salmon spawning. Good bird watching opportunities.
    Other Information
    No overnight parking or camping.
    Wildlife Area Habitat Conservation Plans
    Weekender Report
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    Green Dot Maps
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