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Rain Forest Nature Trail

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Address: South Shore Road, Quinault, WA
Phone Number: 3605653130

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Great experience, great trail;

I drove a long way to get to the rain forest and do the nature trail. It was so very worth the trip! Maps of the area were great and it was fun and easy to explore. I was able... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
West Palm Beach, Florida
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I drove a long way to get to the rain forest and do the nature trail. It was so very worth the trip! Maps of the area were great and it was fun and easy to explore. I was able to have my first elk buck sighting, which was thrilling. I'll always remember this day and this experience.

Thank DoloresJacoby
West Jordan, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An easy relaxing walk, very beautiful and green. To see the thicker rain forest also drive along the river and take the hike near the river bridge.

Thank Donald L
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first walk on the Olympic Peninsula and it was a great introduction. Long enough to stretch our legs and not too long.

Thank Suzy H
Twinsburg, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous, amazing views of the rain forest with only minimal uphill walking. Very peaceful and quiet. Parking lot asks for $5 payment in an envelope--on the honor system. Free if you plan to spend less than 10 minutes. Yeah, right!

Thank KSponz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If this is the trail we took, it was a bit longer than we expected and uphill, but doable. I wanted to see a waterfall and it was delightful, but not very big. Part of the trail goes thru a darker area of a lot of mossy trees that was a bit eerie. It's just fun to see what creature... More 

Thank Sandmolake
Virgin, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit to Lake Quinault isn't complete without taking this hike. Round trip of 3 miles, this trail takes you through some of the natio'ns most beautiful temperate rain forest vistas. The grand old trees, ferns and the mosses are abundant- sort of makes it look like dinosaurs would pop up at any time. Not too strenuous, but take water.

Thank dnacorn
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time hiking in the forest. I saw lots of slugs 😖. Pretty, huge trees, moss etc. My 5 yr old really loved seeing different critters and the hike. Before heading into the forest we went to the giant spruce tree. We were little cautious as the week before there was a cougar sighting. It was very... More 

Thank Iris M
Apollo Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

This was a nice place to visit. We were there on a sunny day and it was a nice day to walk through the forest. Lots of moss draped trees. There was also a spring fed pond with water so clear you wanted to drink out of it. It's a long drive to get there but if you like national... More 

Thank Bruce L
Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Wonderful 1/2 miles interpretive hike. Great hike for all ages on this hike. should not be overlooked. Signs along the trail to give you the names of the trees and ferns along the hike. Great for kids and seniors.

Thank Normienorman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

We spent an afternoon walking these trails, it was a very beautiful area. The trails were fairly easy to traverse with a lot of things to see and explore. I would love to visit this area in spring as I imagine the falls and rivers are running a little better. There were many pretty picture opportunities and interesting things to... More 

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