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Point of Arches

Point of Arches
Point of Arches

Point of Arches, located within a relatively isolated part of Olympic National Park, illustrates a pristine spectrum of environmental conditions from rocky tidelands to climax upland vegetation. The site is also an outstanding exhibit of sea action in sculpturing a rocky shoreline.

Location: Clallam County, WA

Year designated: 1971

Acres: 90

Ownership: Federal, State

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012