Forks

The Forks Chamber of Commerce has described their west end outpost this way: “Forks, Washington, USA, is located in the heart of the Olympic Peninsula, between the Olympic mountains and the Pacific Ocean beaches. Forks and the surrounding area provide you with an impressive array of recreational options as you explore the Northwest corner of the Pacific Northwest.

This 2,000 square mile area is bordered on the north and west by over 100 miles of saltwater shores, and to the south and east by alpine meadows and rain forest valleys. Over 200 miles of wild rivers crisscross the region, providing healthy runs of native salmon and steelhead. Experience world class attractions such as the Olympic National Park, Rialto Beach, the Hoh Rain Forest, Kalaloch Beach, Lake Ozette, Cape Flattery and the Northwest Coast, Lake Crescent, Sol Duc Falls and our many scenic rivers and mountain trails.

Whether you’re here for a week, or the weekend, or are considering relocating to a beautiful setting with an emphasis on community and quality of life, we look forward to meeting you.”

Everyone on the Peninsula knows that Forks is the Twilight town, with access to the Hoh rainforest, dramatic beaches, fishing, boating, surfing, and hiking. Forks also has excellent access to the west side of Olympic National Park.

For lodging and additional information for Forks the following sites may be a good place to look. Discover Forks, Olympic Peninsula Destination Forks and Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau.
For a summarized list of camping possibilities see our Camping Page in this section.

Upcoming Events

Dec
13
Wed
6:30 pm PTC Board Meeting – Port Angeles @ Olympic Medical Center - Port Angeles
PTC Board Meeting – Port Angeles @ Olympic Medical Center - Port Angeles
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Members will receive email notice with special Speakers or Agenda items.
Jan
5
Fri
7:00 pm Adventure Travel Series – Ken & ... @ Port Angeles Senior Center
Adventure Travel Series – Ken & ... @ Port Angeles Senior Center
Jan 5 @ 7:00 pm
Adventure Travel Series - Ken & Mary Campbell @ Port Angeles Senior Center
Planning Your Safari to Photograph East Africa’s Incredible Wildlife by Ken & Mary Campbell January 5th, 2018 Port Angeles Senior Center 328 E. 7th Street Doors Open at 6pm, Show Starts at 7pm. Suggested $5 …
Jan
12
Fri
5:49 pm Adventure Travel Series – John G... @ Port Angeles Senior Center
Adventure Travel Series – John G... @ Port Angeles Senior Center
Jan 12 @ 5:49 pm
Adventure Travel Series - John Gussman @ Port Angeles Senior Center
Before Drones I was Tied to the Earth By John Gussman January 12th, 2018 Port Angeles Senior Center 328 E. 7th Street Doors Open at 6pm, Show Starts at 7pm. Suggested $5 donation at the …