Turtleback Mountain, Orcas Island

5.0
#3 of 8 in Parks in Orcas Island
Must see · Mountain · Nature / Park
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  • While Mt Constitution gets all the love, the view from Orcas knob (AKA Turtlehead) I think are thebest on the Island. You gotta hike there and while not super hard, it is a bit of up and down, but...  more »
  • We had read that the hikes from the south parking lot were more scenic, so we chose that starting point. We did the Morning Ridge Trail to Ship Peak, then down Lost Oak Trail. Probably took a...  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.

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