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Go take a hike!

Amazing old-growth forest, tons of parks and trails. Take your time exploring. This is a peaceful get-away spot and not too far from civilization.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Kettle Falls, Washington
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We checked out a variety of campsites that would allow our 29 ft. RV into sites. Out of 10 sites, we liked and knew only about 4 would be the right size for our rig.

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Healy, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Amazing old-growth forest, tons of parks and trails. Take your time exploring. This is a peaceful get-away spot and not too far from civilization.

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Colville, Washington
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Endless terrain. There are Mountains in Washington East of the Cascades, minus the crowds. Endless wild terrain to explore.

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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a huge Forest District running across the top of the NE of Washington State. It encompasses easy access for hiking, fishing, camping and lake access's. When you leave Hwy 20 and get into this forest, you are in a land that hasnt chnged much for eons. The only real issue with the system is the lack of forest... More 

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Freedom, Indiana
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73 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 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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99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 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
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 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
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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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19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 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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