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Colville National Forest

Address: Colville, WA
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Ranked #1 of 5 Attractions in Colville
Type: Forests, Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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Coulee Dam, Washington
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68 reviews 68 reviews
26 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Beautiful place to hike, see wildlife, and get away from the stress and hustle of your work week. Four wheel drive vehicle is suggested, I drive a Tahoe, and be sure to have an emergency kit and supplies in your vehicle and a two way radio. Cell service is sketchy although emergency calls should ping off the emergency system.

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Spokane, Washington
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138 reviews 138 reviews
51 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Despite the budget cuts for trail maintenance we found all the trials we used in good shape and the roads and trailheads also in good shape. This is a beautiful area to hike and we look forward to returning soon. A good resource is James Johnson's 50 Highest Peaks in Eastern Washington and Rich Landers' 100 Hikes in the Inland... More

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Some Idiot posted , Beaver Lodge fireworks,Illegal. If so then the Fire Dept. and the Sheriff's Dept would not have been monitoring the crowd. The type of fireworks displayed ,pyrotek license not required. This year was covered by reporters and photographers. The crowd this year was spectacular. For everyone that complains about this place, Your camping! Its not the Bellagio.... More

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Colville, Washington
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Scenic, lots of wildlife, quiet, easy access. Nice drive for families and excellent for photographers.

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Colbert, Washington
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

As a young boy I was introduced to the Colville National Forest. I have spent a great deal of my time off ( at least 2 weeks a year , every year ) out and about on this forest. Sadly over the past 2 decades this forest has fallen victim to what so many other forests have. It has been... More

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Cottonwood, Arizona
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Wonderful scenery. Great photo opportunities for landscape and wildlife. Walking and hiking trails abound. Secluded byways offer scenic vistas.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

We have been rving in these forests for many years now. All the money raised, goes back into the campgrounds! Love it .

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Spokane, Washington
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

We visited the little cabin and chapel that the Black Robes said mass in. Very beautiful and peaceful setting with some history to boot.

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Colville, Washington, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

Even when I didn't live in colville my family has been camping at Lake Ellen for YEARS! Located in the Colville National Forest! So exciting. Fishing Swimming Hiking breathtaking views so peaceful and calm it is lovely!

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

Nice hiking, camping especially at Sullivan Lake and Boundary Lake. Besides if it's got trees I am there

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