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Royal Basin Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 5,728'
Location: 47.82128, -123.21964 View Map  Incorrect?
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Sharing the same trailhead as the Upper Dungeness trails, Royal Basin is in Olympic National Park and requires an overnight permit from a ranger station. Like all Olympic Rock, its chossiness is part of its appeal.

Getting There 

The trailhead is about an hour drive from Sequim, WA. Royal Basin being about an 6.5 mile hike up a river valley.

Climbing Season

For the Olympics & Pacific Coast area.

Weather station 16.1 miles from here

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