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    Trails around Forks?

    I am in the middle of a two-week RV trip around the Olympic Peninsula with my family. I've ridden Banner Forest near Gig Harbor and the ODT/Adventure Section near Port Angeles.
    I am now in Forks for three days and then in Westport for another three days.
    Are there any trails at all near Forks? I am not opposed to driving a few miles to get to trail heads.
    Thanks.

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    The closest you have is Mt. Muller which is about a half hour away. Cool ride with a BIG climb, great views and a fun descent.

    South of Forks (2 hour plus drive to trailhead) you have the Humptulips river trail. It is a cool primitive trail thru thick forest and you cross the river a bunch. It's a good time of the year to check it out, but not really worth the drive unless your going to be near it anyway.
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    Muller: One of the most "epic" short 12 milers one can do.... Steady climb, fun ridge riding, huge blueberries in season(now?), and a real fun descent back to the car.

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    Thank you for the suggestions. I will do the Mt Muller trail today - taking the family to the Sol Duc hotsprings first, then onto the Mt Muller trail head.

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    Don't forget about the Olympic Discovery Trail.
    There's a big difference between ripping and skidding. Those who skid don't know how to ride.

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    Trails around Forks?

    I did the adventure section of the ODT a few days ago. Loved it.
    I attempted Mt. Muller today but had to turn around. I started way too late (6pm) and took far longer for the climb than anticipated. I had to push most of the first 2.5 miles, I'm afraid to admit. That unrelenting climb was brutal. I hadn't made it to the ridge top by my set turn-around time of 7pm, so I pointed the bike downhill and descended. Hated to have to do that, but I would have hated trying to complete the last few miles of the loop in darkness with nothing but a flashlight even more.

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