About Quilcene, WA

Quilcene is a small rural town located on the scenic Olympic Peninsula, approximately two hours northwest of Seattle and 45 minutes south of Port Townsend. We are famous for our pristine shellfish-bearing waters, and for being so close to world-class hiking trails and recreation galore.

Check out the North Hood Canal Chamber of Commerce website for local fun things to do and business listings.

The North Hood Canal Visitors Center has free maps and brochures at 295142 Highway 101.

For more lodging options, visit our Lodging Choices page.

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Quilcene Bay view from Race Course

Quilcene Bay view from Race Course

Outdoor attractions:

For regional travel highlights and trip planning, visit OlympicPeninsula.org and at the state tourism information level, see Experiencewa.com.

Local Water Access

Air Travel

Ferries

Seattle shown center-right, Quilcene at red marker, upper left.

Seattle shown center-right, Quilcene at red marker, upper left.

Hood Canal Bridge shown at top right, Quilcene at red marker

Hood Canal Bridge shown at top right, Quilcene at red marker