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Address: , Forks, WA
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Activities: Hiking
Description: A scenic river made up of three forks: the Calaway, Soleduck and Bogachiel.

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Lovely rain forest views

Beautiful scenery. Didn't follow the side road as far as we planned d/t fire hazard. Plan to visit again.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2015
Sandra B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Beautiful scenery. Didn't follow the side road as far as we planned d/t fire hazard. Plan to visit again.

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Evergreen, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The environment and the nature of the river remains a special place. The rainforest meets the ocean via this river. The ecosystem is one of the unique temperate rainforest in the world... lush and green, foggy and misty. Well before movie makers came here, this peaceful river shared tales of the natives who lived along side the natural setting. History... More 

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Oregon Coast
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,358 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

The Quillayute River passes through the sliver of coastal Olympic NP and reaches the ocean at La Push. You can see it from several viewpoints along the road out to Rialto Beach, and also from the town of La Push. We thought it was a lovely smooth flowing river. In summer, I'm sure that people kayak and canoe on the... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We stayed at the Quillayute Lodge right on the Quillayute River. It was the most beautiful setting. Birds were abundant and ocasionally an eagel would fly by. Beautiful flowers line the shore and in the morning a mist was around the river. It was absolutely gorgeous.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

I make many trips out to La Push and we frequently go swimming at the Leyendecker boat launch, near by the Three Rivers Store. The scenes are breathtaking on a clear sunny day and the water is crisp and cold. I definitely recommend it as a pit stop or a place to camp!

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