Lake Cushman is an over 4,000 acre lake and reservoir on the north fork of the Skokomish River. It is located near the Staircase region of the Olympic National Park. The drive to Lake Cushman is approximately 1.5 hours from Olympia. The lake is a popular place for hiking, fishing, boating, swimming and kayaking. There are resorts, rental cabins, and tent sites on its shoreline.