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Sol Duc

Forks, WA
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Ranked #3 of 15 attractions in Forks
Type: Bodies of Water
Activities: Hiking
Description: Fork of the Quillayute river.
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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141 reviews 141 reviews
105 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The Sol Duc was so unique at wonderful. The soaking pools are about 104 and we got there when the first opened as we wanted to soak in our own water. If you arrive after 11 you may be soaking in 50 to 100 peoples water

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Atascadero
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Not huge but a beautiful, short hike to the falls. Beautiful setting with a bridge over the cascades. Lots of spray!

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Hopkinton, New Hampshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We hiked out to the falls on an early morning, it was breathtakingly beautiful. The walk was very easy and the path was well marked. We saw a deer in the woods. A must see in the Olympic National Forest.

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Wisconsin
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

As is everything here it is all great to stop and see. Well worth the time spent. The constant drizzle was nothing once you get a rain coat.

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Ate lunch by the pool at the resort. Food was very pricey but in this part of the state you really don't have much choice.....pay the price, bring your own or go hungry.

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Sacramento, California
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158 reviews 158 reviews
71 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The cabins at Sol Duc were the best lodging we stayed in while visiting Olympic NP. The restaurant was OK. The pools were interesting and relaxing after lots of hiking. Hard to get used to the sulfur smell though. Short drive to awesome falls hike.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

One of my favorite waterfalls. It's not the biggest, highest, however its setting is magical with northwest green everywhere.

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Michigan
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69 reviews 69 reviews
33 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

This was a great hike into the falls. This is the falls in Olympic National Park that is most well known. With the bridge over the falls area it makes for great viewing and pictures. Don't miss this one.

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Massachusetts
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71 reviews 71 reviews
16 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

The trail is not challenging and you go through a rain forest. We were hoping to see some jumping salmon at Salmon Cascades down the road from the trail but there were none. We did not go to the Sol Duc Hot Springs.

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Lowell, Michigan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

The hike to the falls is easy and beautiful. The falls are the best in the park. The lodge has food but it is very pricey. Didn't like the dining room, too small and not inviting.

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