Olympic Corrections Center
11235 Hoh Mainline
Forks, WA 98331
Notice: When traveling to Olympic Corrections Center from the southern route, and weather conditions on Highway 101 include snow, it would be advisable to continue on Highway 101 to milepost 176 and then turn right. This route takes you past Kalaloch and the ocean beaches.
Department of Health’s website provides weekly information about the Pertussis epidemic in Washington.
Facility at a Glance
Visit the Friends and Family website for great information including how to prepare for visiting with children.
Original birth certificates and a completed, notarized original of the form DOC 20-446 Parent⁄Guardian Approval for Visiting must be submitted prior to a minor’s visit application being processed.
Visitor’s Application: Please fill out either the Online Application, or the Hard Copy Application not both. Submitting multiple visit applications for an individual visitor will cause a delay in processing.
Visiting Guidelines and Schedule
Family Events Calendar
Educational and Offender Change programs:
Work and Vocational Programs:
Community Service crews provide services to local government agencies such the Olympic Natural Resource Center, the Quillayute Valley School District, Quillayute Valley Park and Recreation District and non–profit organizations such as the Forks Museum and West End Youth League. The items designed and built by the Woods Products Shop, which are crafted with donated tools and materials are donated to the Quillayute Valley Scholarship Auction, Cherish Our Children and others.
Olympic Corrections Center supports the Department’s goal of working for sustainable, safe communities. The facility consistently looks for ways to save energy, reduce waste, and become more efficient in its plant operations. Sustainability is also demonstrated through the compost program, a horticulture program, recycling program and transitioning to energy saving appliances and installing water meters.
The Matthew House provides bus transportation to Olympic Corrections Center on the second and third Saturdays of the month from Seattle. Arrangements can be made by emailing the Matthew House Van or, calling 360-794-8720.