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Cape Flattery Trail

A beautiful short somewhat boarded and stairs trail. All downhill in the beginning and then uphill... read more

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virginias729
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Santa Rosa, CA
Scenic and Short

The trail to the actual cape is only like 1.5mi......downhill. So on the way back up it is a little... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Richelle S
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Morocco, Indiana
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This trail overlooks the northwestern-most point in the contiguous United States.
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Reviewed yesterday

A beautiful short somewhat boarded and stairs trail. All downhill in the beginning and then uphill to get back to the parking area. So many gorgeous views of the coastline and rocks. Even a docent there at a lookout point to give history information! Worth...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

The trail to the actual cape is only like 1.5mi......downhill. So on the way back up it is a little strenuous. My brother proposed to his girlfriend out there and it was very memorable.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Richelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the trail is pretty short, not difficult at all, but the views are just spectacular. So beautiful-- amazed this is not a national park actually visited in the summer several years ago but ran across this and remembered it

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank frank n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not into nature much, I prefer skyscrapers, paved roads and all big city amenities. Even Seattle is a small town for me. But this place is stunningly beautiful, I don't get how it is possible not to be impressed by a vast body of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MACKBA
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We read a leaflet that recommended not going if anyone had bad knees, etc. We ignored the info and did the walk anyway. There were roots and muddy areas (it hadn't been raining so I assume it could get really muddy with rain) but we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

This short little path was rather popular with the tourists on the day that I visited. But the nice view at the end was worth putting up with the crowds.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gaakin D
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Wanted to see Olympic Nat. PK., Mt St. Helens, & Mt Rainier. Figured I'd stop by Cape Flattery while I had the time. Been to Cadillac Mt in Maine, so that bracketed the lower 48. Drove from Port Angeles. A word from the wise--do not!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Crawford B
Reviewed October 16, 2018

This is a beautiful and moderate hike. It is flat. the view at the end is spectacular. There were eagles flying all around.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank misscocoa
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Easy hike to nice views of ocean, several inlets on shore that look like caves. Don't forget to buy your tribal permit for hiking. You can get one at the museum desk in Neah Bay, or at Hobuck Campground office--probably other places as well (only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Utah801ski
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Easy boardwalk hike down through the Douglas fir and salal that magically open to a wooden platform on a high cliff. The crashing waves over kelp beds into sea caves below. Wow. Well worth the very winding drive out to the end!

Date of experience: September 2018
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josie2018
August 23, 2018|
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Response from D D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are allowed if on leash. It is a nice trail, and I have seen many types of dogs on the trail. My dog had an easy time with the trail, even though he is really old. Have a great trip
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Giocolon
March 12, 2018|
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Response from NeedAVacation101 | Reviewed this property |
Ditto on budzilla's advice. Sidenote try and check the ferry times and be prepared to wait for the next one it can get busy.
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adi0sairlines
February 18, 2018|
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Response from _ken4541 | Reviewed this property |
Answers below seem accurate, just beware rain, can get slippery.
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