Turtleback Mountain, Orcas Island

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#3 of 7 in Parks in Orcas Island
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  • We did the steep hike up lost oak trail to ship point. Took about an hour. Loved it. Not crowded. Nice day hike to take in the morning and start the day off right on your orcas vacation.  more »
  • We hiked up the south trail to Turtleback Mountain on Orcas in August 2017. It was a beautiful, clear and relatively cool day. The trail is very well maintained, but fairly steep. It averaged around a...  more »
  • This was a bit more challenging than the evening stroll in a previous review . There were definitely some climbing spots that were difficult but the view is stunning.  more »
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  • Most of the local people like to hike these trails. The pictures are taken from the North trailhead. I liked this particular trail because it's steep climbing up but no switchbacks so very easy to hike. You can climb to the top of the mountain which is over 1000ft elevation. Happy trails...
  • Stunning place with lots of great trails. These are views from the Western Outlook and Ship Peak.
  • Cool looking "mountain" that vaguely resembles a turtle shell 😊👍
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