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Expected to see shorebirds but guessed we missed them this year. Great boardwalk but along hike don’t a paved path first. A closer parking area would be nice.
I've driven by the turn off to this area many times, never bothering to stop until this day. Even though you're turning off from a rural area, it's a busy highway between Hoquiam and the ocean, and you soon enter tranquility. "Nestled" alongside the local airport, which had zero…
Take your binoculars and see the shorebirds. The boardwalk makes it easy to walk and parents of young children can bring strollers. We met a wonderful ranger that set up his birding scope and let people view and ask questions. Fun and easy walk.
A pleasant place to visit any time of year. But timing is important. In late April and early May the shorebird migration passes through this location and it can be amazing. To enhance the experience, one can attend some of the activities of the bird festival that takes place…
Very rustic nature trail/boardwalk. Many types of birds to see. A breeze from the bay is always refreshing