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One of the best places to hike

It is one of the rare places in the continental United States where you find rain forests. Drenched... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
SDR007
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Detroit, Michigan
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Our Favorite Park of Olympic National Park

Such an incredible area, words and even photos don't do it justice. It feels like you've stepped... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anthony R
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Leland, Iowa
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The Olympic Coast national park.
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Olympic National Park, WA
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is one of the rare places in the continental United States where you find rain forests. Drenched in over 12 feet of rain per year, west side valleys nurture giant western hemlock, fir, birch, cedar, and spruce trees. Moss draped big-leaf maple create a...More

1  Thank SDR007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such an incredible area, words and even photos don't do it justice. It feels like you've stepped back into a completely different time.

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many people do not come to the south side, but do not pass up on an opportunity to see a beautiful rain forest that is not crowded.

Thank joedvet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hoh rainforest was closed due to road construction so we ended up here, and it was great! The area was very quiet and did not have large numbers of tourists. We stayed nearby at the Rain Forest Resort Village cabins. The south road out to...More

Thank MattIowa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were one of two groups there. And we arrived only because Hoh was closed for a few days for road repairs. Please be sure to check NP alerts before planning your trip! This was a beautiful place. We did the 1.3 mile loop back...More

Thank SeesTheWorld5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rain Forest Resort at Lake Quinault was a very nice resort with cute little cabins and a fantastic restaurant. Close to Olympic National Park rain forest area providing lots of hiking trails & water activities. Is well equipped with little store, its own post...More

Thank 889lum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Maple Glade Trail takes off of the north Quinault Lake Ranger Station parking lot. It is a short loop trail going into the rain forest. A beautiful trail. Along the way there are numbered posts. At the beginning of the trail is a box...More

Thank MikeB1952
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there in August. Before we went, we did research about how amazing the Hoh Rain Forest but the wait to get in could be long. We emailed the ONP Visitor Center before we went asking them if we went after 4pm, would we...More

2  Thank YCONWEB
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Can be a bit hard to find a hotel at Quinault inn or Forks, but other than that, it's a beautiful place, and definitely worth seeing or camping in. Great beaches, spectacular flora, fauna and wildlife in the forest, and reasonable rates to stay!

Thank erezk640
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely morning walk on a half mile high loop trail here. It is a gentle slope with a slight incline, but well-maintained. You go past some magnificent trees, beautiful cascades and moss-laden lush forest all around you. We were told that because...More

1  Thank Ken_Blanchard
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Ken6334
September 3, 2018|
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Don’t know as we traveled without our pup.
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MagicMarker51
January 30, 2018|
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Response from swr | Reviewed this property |
We chose to explore the Quinault forest instead of the Hoh rainforest as it was closer to the main highway and we had limited time of 3 nights and 4 days to drive the entire loop and back to Portland. We also decided to stay... More
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hnutlane
July 26, 2017|
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Response from just8keylimepie1969 | Reviewed this property |
We drove to each waterfall and they were easily accessed. We got a map and followed it.
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