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Rain Forest Nature Trail

South Shore Road, Quinault, WA
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Quinault
Type: Hiking Trails
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Mentor, Ohio
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137 reviews 137 reviews
71 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is a very easy hike for people with kids or older people. Great example of a Temperate rainforest

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Seattle
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

First, I had envisioned the rain forest in Washington to be a place of huge ferns, big plants, tons of moss, mushrooms and massive trees. This is not that kind of a rain forest. It is a beautiful place but there are very few large trees, a few but not many and there are a lot of mushrooms. I am... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Great forests, huge firs and cedars covered in moss, several nice trails, one (Spruce) goes along the Hoh River.

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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

If you get Charlie as your guide he is amazing so informative and passionate about nature and the forest

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Atlanta
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42 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Great distance for an leisurely 45 minute long hike, lots of educational signage. Low impact and very accessible.

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Seattle, Washington
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

You want to disconnect from the world? you want to dissolve yourself into the cozy feeling of floating rain cloud? Want to touch a virgin rain drop? go to the Quinault rain forest. Rediscover yourself.

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somerset
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The peace and quiet, beautiful waterfalls and mossy trees. Take an insect repellent because it can be humid with lots of pesky insects.

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St. Louis
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20 reviews 20 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The nature trail is just the beginning of a beautiful 3-mile loop trail (and an even longer extended group of trails) through the rain forest. It's not a difficult trail for its length.

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Huntington Beach, CA
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

A beautiful 1/2 mile hike through old-growth forests of firs and spruce. It's an easy hike and a must-do!

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Arnold
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Was told there was a waterfall, but didn't see it. Not sure if we missed the sign or if the sign was not there.

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