Seattle, WA: Ebey's Landing

This 6.6-mile loop features a coastal bluff with dazzling wildflower displays and a wild beach with exceptional views of the Olympic Mountains and the Strait of Juan de Fuca.
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This 6.6-mile loop features a coastal bluff with dazzling wildflower displays and a wild beach with exceptional views of the Olympic Mountains and the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

Trail Facts

  • Distance: 10.6

Waypoints

ELL001

Location: 48.1923943, -122.7085571

Head NE on trail out of parking lot, veering away from beach

ELL002

Location: 48.1930656, -122.7096786

Turn R; begin climbing bluff

ELL003

Location: 48.1959419, -122.7165375

Stay straight @ junction with Cemetery Trail
Optional: Follow side trail here to add 2 extra miles to loop

ELL004

Location: 48.1971169, -122.7198181

Vast views over beach amid stunning flowers and windblown trees

ELL005

Location: 48.2003365, -122.7275314

Pass through huge area of wild roses along Bluff Trail

ELL006

Location: 48.2048225, -122.7373123

Bluff Trail ends @ viewpoint; turn back SE to drop down to beach

ELL007

Location: 48.2042618, -122.7364044

Turn R, heading NW down bluff wall

ELL008

Location: 48.2039604, -122.7386856

Turn R onto beach, hiking over rocks and driftwood

ELL009

Location: 48.2113914, -122.7490234

Nice pools at low tide

ELL010

Location: 48.2125816, -122.7539673

Stay on beach; stairs lead N to Fort Ebey State Park

ELL011

Location: 48.2165833, -122.7643967

Taste the salty air @ this tranquil lunch spot with stellar views; backtrack on beach for 2.1 miles

ELL012

Location: 48.20364, -122.738533

Close loop by staying SW along beach; 1.1 mi. back to trailhead