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

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Fun beach just a few minutes from the Hwy 101.

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
BearBear47
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Woodinville, Washington

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Woodinville, Washington
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Honolulu, Hawaii
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490 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 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
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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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35 reviews
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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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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

I have never been to such a wild looking place. Your first glimpse of the beach is awe-inspiring. It's unbelievable that there are entire 30-40 foot trees and parts of trees washed up on the beach as far as you can see, as driftwood!

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Roebling, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Rialto Beach stole my soul. I wish I could build a hut on the beach and live here forever. The forest behind the beach is beautiful and the driftwood is so cool. There was a constant stream of pelicans flying overhead.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

The rocky beach is accessed by a well worn path from the parking lot. We came to the beach to do some tide pooling so we headed north toward the natural arch called hole in the wall. Getting to this landmark is about a 4 mile round trip walk on a somewhat rocky beach and will likely require some wading... More 

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Muskego, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

As most beaches in Washington and Oregon are quite dramatic, so Is Rialto Beach. We were there during low tide and got to look around the tidal pools to see quite a few sea creatures. The rock formations, driftwood and logs, the forest right up to the edge of the beach all make this a very scenic destination.

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