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Colville National Forest

Colville, WA
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Ranked #1 of 5 Attractions in Colville
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Forests
Most recent review
- Sep 16, 2014
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Spokane, Washington
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126 reviews 126 reviews
48 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

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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45 reviews 45 reviews
15 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
12 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

There are multiple camping areas in this national recreation area. Most of them have a camp host (a perk for security). Several small communities dot the park, convienent for replenishing supplies! Remarkably, a good fishing spot is hard to come by unless you own a boat.

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