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Rain Forest Nature Trail

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Address: South Shore Road, Quinault, WA
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+1 360-565-3130

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Beautiful short walk that can be expanded!

We started off on the Nature Trail then became excited by the other walks you could take off of this small hike and it was well worth it! There is a walk along the lake that takes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nikki P
Manchester, New Hampshire
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started off on the Nature Trail then became excited by the other walks you could take off of this small hike and it was well worth it! There is a walk along the lake that takes you to the Inn, then behind it and around the rain forest, forming a large loop. There are maps everywhere to guide you... More 

1 Thank Nikki P
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Part of a network of pretty accessible rain forest walks. Very educational and lovely. You can mix them up,and get several days of good hiking.

Thank piotzar
Houston, Texas
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Make sure you have your rain gears when you hike. Also, Camera or cell phone is a must because you don't know what you will see on the trail. We saw a bunch of elks along the way.

Thank RSTC311
Olympia, WA
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111 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Went for two separate hikes on South Shore Road. Both were absolutely beautiful. The trails were well maintained and easily hikeable.

Thank mjfoster
Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Great little walk with the teenagers and enjoyed the well laid out trail. Beautiful scenery and a nice running river.

Thank agirlsgotta
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49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a beautiful nature trail that gives you a taste of the rain forests located in the Olympic peninsula. It's filled with moss, ferns, old growth pines, and peacefulness that satisfies the soul. It's located very close to the Lake Quinault Lodge and there's parking close by. Hiking shoes,rain gear (although we had beautiful sunshine the whole time :-))... More 

2 Thank 1Ready2Go
Moorhead, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Very nice trail through the rainforest; hiking shoes recommended as parts can be slippery or muddy with plenty of ups and downs of 'hills'.

Thank Sunseekergirl77
Portland, Oregon
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17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The rain forest trail is one of several things on the Lake Quinault loop drive. As you exit on South Shore, it's an easy stop off to the right. This is a really nice short walk into some deep green and lush rainforest areas. There is a lovely view of Wallaby Creek and the waterfall there. And the continuous looks... More 

4 Thank Heather H
Mukilteo, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This trail is about half mile long and can be enjoyable for almost anyone who loves the out doors and walking among tall green trees. Children and seniors would enjoy this hike. This is a great place that displays the local environmental culture of the area.

2 Thank Donna H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We were able to take this walk after our bus tour of the rain forest - with a 80 year old member of our party. he did great - short enough to be able to accomplish an inside look at the wonders of this spectacular land.

Thank Jean L

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