A fun and engaging way for families to combine a love of nature and a love of reading. Walk a trail while you read a picture book, and enjoy interactive facts and questions as you go. Find a StoryTrail location near you. More StoryTrails are coming soon, check back often for updates!

StoryTrail Locations

Search by County. Featured story varies by location and several locations require a Northwest Forest or Discover Pass. Contact your library for details. Visit our events calendar and search StoryTrail

Grays Harbor

Grays Harbor County

Elma Library StoryTrail:
Follow the Summit Pacific Fitness trail and read a book! Explore the outdoors, get moving, and have fun reading all at the same time.

¡Sigue el sendero de Summit Pacific y lee un libro! Explora a la naturaleza, mueve, y diviértete leer al mismo tiempo.

  • Location: Summit Pacific Wellness Center
  • Dates: Available now
  • Partner: Summit Pacific Medical Center
  • Important Notes;
    A new title will be displayed each season.


Westport Library StoryTrail:
The story will start at Westport Light State Park and go to Westhaven State Park.



Lewis County StoryTrails

Lewis County

Mountain View Library StoryTrail:


Salkum Library StoryTrail:
Enjoy a story and a stroll through the garden at Salkum Timberland Library.


Mason County StoryTrails

Mason County

Hoodsport Library StoryTrail:
Walk the half-mile, Lower Loop trail along Dow Creek, read a picture book, and enjoy interactive facts and questions as you go!


North Mason Library StoryTrail:
Follow the signs to the Salmon Center's Bark Park, and enjoy the StoryTrail along the way.


Pacific County StoryTrails

Pacific County

Thank you for walking on our StoryTrails, we are done for 2021. See you next summer!







Thurston County StoryTrails

Thurston County

Olympia/West Olympia Library StoryTrail:

  • Location: Percival Landing Park 
  • Dates: June 1 - August 31
  • Partner: Olympia Parks
  • Important Notes:
    Park locations and book titles will change regularly, follow StoryTrails through your public parks or search StoryTrail on our events page.


Lacey Library StoryTrail:




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