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Address: Olympic National Park, WA
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Trail that extends 6.2 miles through typical northwest forest along the Big...

Trail that extends 6.2 miles through typical northwest forest along the Big Quilcene River, recommended for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding.

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I loved this trail. Be sure to stop into the ranger's station to get maps and directions. They are extremely helpful and you'll understand the lay of the land better from looking... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
DoloresJacoby
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this trail. Be sure to stop into the ranger's station to get maps and directions. They are extremely helpful and you'll understand the lay of the land better from looking at the topographical maps.

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Seattle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

This trail is my new favorite for hikes in the Olympic peninsula that are within an hour of a Seattle ferry. It has a very gradual and small elevation change (700 ft ish) over the 5+ miles in. The bridgework mentioned in other reviews is done and they are lovely and complement the area. We even saw a bear in... More 

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Olympic National Park, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

Usually makes a beautiful winter hike along a river, but unfortunately all three bridges are being worked on and the trail will not re-open till April.

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El Dorado, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011

Very beautiful and amazing to see those huge big red cedar trees.

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2011

We did the Lower Big Quilcene Trail three weeks ago. After a trip there previously in the car to just scope out the area, we were ready to go back and see what the eastern part of the Olympic range had to offer in terms of mtn. biking. Since I ride a mtn. bike from 1986 w/o any shocks, a... More 

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