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Address: Olympic National Park, WA
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+1 360-565-3130
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Pacific coast beach.

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My favorite scenic beach!

Absolutely beautiful! It's a rocky beach with tons of large driftwood/trees. Love bringing a picnic, book, blankets and camera and sitting enjoying the beach for hours. There... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Terri S
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Tacoma, WA

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Tacoma, WA
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely beautiful! It's a rocky beach with tons of large driftwood/trees. Love bringing a picnic, book, blankets and camera and sitting enjoying the beach for hours. There is a small platform for wheelchair to view beach, but it leaves a lot to be desired. They will be unable to access beach in chair.

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Thank Terri S
Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a sunny windy day, with big early autumn waves. On the way to the Hole in the Wall, we saw a bald eagle sat on top of a stack. Well worth the 2 hour plus round hike.

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

There was a suggestion to go to Rialto in a forum I was part of. I went, and although I was underwhelmed at first, it may have been my favorite stop of my trip. The logs on the beach were huge. After walking down the breakwater I was surprised with more amazing views, including a double rainbow. Eagles were perched... More 

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Mukilteo, Washington
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177 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

Cold wind blows off the Pacific Ocean and wild wave chop that chop at the coastline carves out a beautiful shore line. If you like remote beach areas, wind and waves, and rain on your day, and beautiful view, visit Rialto Beach.

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Thank Donna H
Woodinville, Washington
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

Although this beach is fairly remote, it is worth visiting whether you are passing through or staying in the area. Beach is actually black "sand" (small black rocks). Lots of driftwood and rocks to pick through and stack. Nice surf. Haystack rocks offshore.

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Costa Mesa, California
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37 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Beautiful beach. Right off the parking lot so no hiking involved. Really is a must do. I've been there three times and will continue to visit this beach each and every time I am there because it is that amazing!

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Thank Cvando7
Honolulu, Hawaii
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494 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

This rocky and driftwood-covered beach had views of many little islands. It was windy and cold, but interesting to walk on the beach.

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Belgium
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132 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We visited at low tide and walked to Hole in the Wall. Best to go there at low tide so you can walk right up to to rocks. Great sea stacks. We did some tide pooling before heading back.

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Seattle, WA
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78 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

The drive from Port Angeles to La Push is amazing and super scenic. The beach is so unique; lots of driftwood piled up - it is like sculpture all over the beach. We even saw 3 seals! It was an overcast, rainy day when we went and it was still beautiful.

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Thank Tonya M
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35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Scenery spectacular. You have to weave your way through and over trees and driftwood that have been washed up on the beach. We walked about 45/50 minutes from the car park to get to the rock pools and a natural arch called the 'hole in the wall.' Great fun to explore. We went on a grey and overcast day and... More 

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