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Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge

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Address: Sequim, WA
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Activities: Viewing wildlife
Description: The Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge is home to over 250 species of...
The Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge is home to over 250 species of endangered birds, fish and mammals.
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Beautiful shore

This was our first visit to op. A rugged beach with impressive drift wood views and a level paved wooded walk to the beach.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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Tuscola, Illinois
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Tuscola, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

This was our first visit to op. A rugged beach with impressive drift wood views and a level paved wooded walk to the beach.

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Windermere, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Visited the park this Memorial Day weekend. Arrived at 09:00 in the morning and walked the 5.5 miles to the lighthouse at the end. I really enjoyed the tour at this 19th century landmark given by the volunteers. The view from the top of the lighthouse is amazing. Then I walked the same distance back to the parking. I am... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

This is a beautiful area located at the Dungeness Spit, which extends 3 miles out into the Strait of Juan de Fuca. The area includes trails, day use area for picnics, & a full-service campground (tables, fire pits, restroomd & playground). The campground is very popular, so reservations are necessary in summer (discount for Clallam County residents). There is something... More 

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Dallas, TX
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6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Can't beat the views. Nice peaceful area. Bring a camera. Plan to spend a few hours. Lots of places to walk and enjoy nature.

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Issaquah, WA.
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65 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Great hike for the three grandkids, one age 4. They loved playing in the sand and finding pretty rocks.

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Sequim, Washington
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15 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This is a truly special place, with something to please most anyone - from the views of the Strait with passing ships to otters in the water below, sunrises and sunsets, wind and waves and good walks or vigorous hiking. You can't go wrong with a visit to this spot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Go during a strong west wind, even during a storm, if you can - fabulous surf! Calm sunny days are great for walking for miles.

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Coupeville, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

The Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge is a great place to hike, and see the natural unspoiled coastline of the Olympic Peninsula. It is a wonderful place to take a family,or just see it yourself. I would recommended it to anyone that loves being in nature.

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Poulsbo, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Walked down to the beach to watch the sunset with my husband and two young girls. It was beautiful and so much fun.

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Ogden, Utah
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The name alone makes this place fun. We had such a great time as family hiking down to The Spit and then the long walk along the surf. Great family time. One key thing to remember is the tide. Make sure you check the tide tables before going. If the tide comes in you might have a tough time getting... More 

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