About Us

Peninsula Trails Coalition coordinates with and supports the 14 federal, state, county, city and tribal jurisdictions who are the public owners responsible for segments of the trail.

The PTC also:

  • Advocates for uniform route selection and construction standards for all segments of the trail.
  • Maintains an email database to reach the membership with “breaking news”.
  • Coordinates with and supports major connecting trails, such as the Sound to Olympics Trail and the Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail.
  • Solicits and manages donated funds which are used to support construction and maintenance of the trail.And, perhaps most importantly
  • We manage extensive volunteer-based trail construction and maintenance projects.Today, the PTC can call on better than 150 volunteers to help.Volunteers manage projects including:
  • Construction and updating, of all the railroad trestles along the route, including 3 that are over 400 feet long, with new decking, railings, and ramps.
  • Route construction varying from preliminary brushing and flagging, clearing and staking, to complete construction of trail sections including the installation of signs and bollards.
  • Creation of trail heads with landscaping, built fences, and installed sanicans.

Our Mission:

To promote construction, maintenance, and use of the Olympic Discovery Trail as a nationally significant, non-motorized, multi-use trail across the North Olympic Peninsula.

Our Vision:

To create and sustain the Olympic Discovery Trail as a world-class, multi-use, non- motorized trail system connecting communities across the North Olympic Peninsula, while serving as a catalyst for recreation, community health, transportation, and economic development.  

Our Mailing Address:

Peninsula Trails Coalition
P.O. Box 1836
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Upcoming Events

Sep
12
Wed
6:30 pm PTC Board Meeting : Sequim @ Dungeness River Center
PTC Board Meeting : Sequim @ Dungeness River Center
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
PTC Board Meeting : Sequim @ Dungeness River Center
Monthly Peninsula Trails Coalition BoD Meeting.  Public welcome to attend.
Oct
10
Wed
6:30 pm PTC Board Meeting – Port Angeles @ Olympic Medical Center - Port Angeles
PTC Board Meeting – Port Angeles @ Olympic Medical Center - Port Angeles
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
PTC Board Meeting - Port Angeles @ Olympic Medical Center - Port Angeles
Monthly Peninsula Trails Coalition BoD Meeting.  Public welcome to attend.
Oct
14
Sun
3:00 pm Annual PTC Volunteer Celebration... @ Jamestown S'Klallam Community Center
Annual PTC Volunteer Celebration... @ Jamestown S'Klallam Community Center
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Annual PTC Volunteer Celebration - 30 YEARS! @ Jamestown S'Klallam Community Center
The Peninsula Trails Coalition celebrates 30 YEARS! Food & beverages are provided and a drawing of prizes is held for attendees. Members will receive email notice with special guest speakers and other agenda items.
Nov
14
Wed
6:30 pm PTC Board Meeting : Sequim @ Dungeness River Center
PTC Board Meeting : Sequim @ Dungeness River Center
Nov 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
PTC Board Meeting : Sequim @ Dungeness River Center
Monthly Peninsula Trails Coalition BoD Meeting.  Public welcome to attend.