Elwha River – a big river that allows salmon to get far into the Olympic watershed.

The Elwha River is big–even far into the Olympics Mountains–and it has many creeks and rivers flowing into it. Now, since the two dams have been removed, salmon can access the vast watershed of the Elwha.

Elwha River, just above where the upper Elwha dam was removed
Elwha River, deep into the Olympic National Park

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