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Quinault Rain Forest

Olympic National Park, WA
+1 360-288-0571
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if your going to the park you have to stop at the Quinault rain forest it was our first stop in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
elliot m
northbrook il
Day trip from Seattle

Took a day trip fro Seattle for a hike. Very nice hike. Would recommend staying overnight in the... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Chino, California
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Olympic National Park, WA
+1 360-288-0571

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Reviewed 1 week ago

if your going to the park you have to stop at the Quinault rain forest it was our first stop in the park we took a couple of hikes

Thank elliot m
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Took a day trip fro Seattle for a hike. Very nice hike. Would recommend staying overnight in the area otherwise feel very rushed. It was so worth it though.

Thank lunamac
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Loved our time in the Quinault Rain Forest. In the summer it was a deep green, mossy, earthy scented paradise. Absolutely beautiful, the trails can be muddy and hilly, be prepared for unexpected rain and wear bug spray. We brought a big plastic bag for...More

1  Thank Sunseekergirl77
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This walk is intriguing. It's primordial. It is not a strenuous hike but leaves you feeling like you just captured an ancient and holy place. Wear walking shoes. Don't be in a hurry. It's kid friendly. So happy I made this happen.

2  Thank joni h
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We went here and did both the south side then the north side then went all the way around the lake. Saw lots of great stuff including Deer and lots of elk. Just a warning it rains in a rain forest, so go prepared with...More

3  Thank BCRON
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Quinault Rain Forest is an environmental adventure that must be seen in person to really appreciate. Long moss hangs from huge trees, trails snake through the forest, waterfalls tumble down sides of hills, and Lake Quinault sparkles when the sun is out...after all it...More

1  Thank Donna H
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Check out both shores! On the north shore (Olympic NP) we did the Maple Glade Loop. A short but beautiful walk through the rainforest. Especially around the little stream it is very nice. Nice hike on the south shore (Olympic NF) is the Falls Creek...More

4  Thank Ingrid D
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Beautiful area. The temperate rain forest is just gorgeous. Nice trails in the area of varying difficulty.

Thank Mom_with_five
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We walked a half-mile nature trail in the rain forest. There were rushing streams and lots of BIG trees. It was very lush with lots of ferns. We enjoyed the quiet and solitude of the forest. It was an well maintained path that was easy...More

2  Thank CKT808
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Quite the spectacle! The Rain Forest at Olympic National Park will leave you marveling at the beauty and variety of this country o f ours.

Thank Lola M
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Melvin J
How far from my home, is this a day trip?
20 May 2017|
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Dana Z
Hi - we're staying in Hoodsport for 3 days. How far is the drive from that area to Quinalt and the rain forest?
15 July 2016|
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Response from Anne689 | Reviewed this property |
It's is several hours of boring travel.
I'm going to be coming over from Whidbey Island. Can I make it from there to the rain forests and back in one day?
12 May 2015|
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