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Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

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Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

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Sissyd62 wrote a review Mar 2020
Lacey, Washington18 contributions3 helpful votes
Great place to go on a nice day. Lots of things to see. Make sure you have you walking shoes on. This boardwalk goes all the way out into the sound .
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Michael K wrote a review Feb 2020
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It’s great during the mid week and winter , no crowds , lots of Wildlife . Saw a baby eagle high up in a tree....
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Erin Rutherford wrote a review Feb 2020
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Bring your kids, bring your cameras, and explore an estuary. (It's a bit of a walk for the sedentary or children, but there's a bathroom at the entrance and another halfway along the 'long' loop.) In spring and summer, look for the garter snakes and mushrooms! In autumn and winter, watch for the berries, ducks and resident year-long herons. I love to go here for the exercise and the sights. The travel lodge has a good selection of research books, and parking is rarely difficult.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Piper12 wrote a review Jan 2020
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Even in the winter, the walk through the woods and boardwalk were absolutely incredible. We saw many birds and even some seals. I hope to be back, definitely with binoculars and my good camera!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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David P wrote a review Jan 2020
nicosia, Cyprus11 contributions4 helpful votes
The experience undoubtedly varies by season and high tide, vs. low. We probably went at the worst combination and it was still enjoyable. Saw a bald eagle swoop down and grab dinner.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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