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Address: Olympic National Park, WA

Dramatic Pacific coast beach with a rugged shoreline.

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This was such a cool beach! The best part is you can bring your dog with you. It is a walk down to the beach, but it is not a tough walk. The stacks that were around were just... read more

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Hamilton, Montana

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Hamilton, Montana
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41 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was such a cool beach! The best part is you can bring your dog with you. It is a walk down to the beach, but it is not a tough walk. The stacks that were around were just amazing to see. Don't see this kind of thing in Montana!

Thank equinegamer
Fremont, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a great scenic beach that is popular with visitors to Olympic National Park. It's a short walk to the beach but at the end you'll have to navigate some serious piles of driftwood. It is worth the effort. If you're not up to that you can walk down a paved path that offers a bench at the end... More 

Thank Glenn M
Argyle, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was one of our favorite beaches & there's several beaches in the area. There's not a lot of parking so get here early. There's restrooms here. It's a short hike to the beach & a few logs to cross to get to the sandy beach. Dogs are allowed on beach but with leash. Go low tide so that you... More 

Thank 1natureseeker
Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived at Ruby beach after a rainy morning, so the sunshine here was especially stunning. This was our favorite beach of the four we visited along the Olympic Peninsula.

Thank RxNCHikers
Greeneville, Tennessee
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70 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The trail was short to get to the beach. There are restrooms where you park. It wasn't a clear day but the views were still amazing. Would love to come back and see it with sunshine!

Thank Caryn899
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A fairly easy hike down to the beach in this area, wonderful examples of the "haystack" formations so common off the coast of this area. Even on a cloudy day it is lovely. Very rugged coast. Some tidepools at low tide with sea anemones.

Thank blsmeltzer
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Short and easy trail to the beach with absolutely fantastic views of the coast! It was right out of 'The Goonies!' So rugged and rustic, but so serene and beautiful! The rock formations were so picturesque yet accessible, with barnacles and mussels attached. A must see!

Thank John G
Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had never been to a beach quite like this before. We are used to soft white sand and calm waters. Ruby Beach is just so beautifully rugged and natural. Beach wood and smooth black ocean pebbles are numerous. I would recommend wearing some sort of footwear. This didn't seem like a beach for playing in the water as much... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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56 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the area, this is definitely a place you do not want to miss. Just beautiful beyond description. The photos do it no justice. JUST GO!!

Thank Steve D
northbrook il
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

small hike easy walk and your at the beach the drift wood the black sand the hay stacks if you go to the park you do not want to miss RUBY BEACH

Thank elliot m

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