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Madison Creek Falls

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Address: Olympic Hot Springs Road, Port Angeles, WA
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Short hike & pretty Falls!

This was a very short & easy hike to the Falls. It's very pretty & relaxing! There's not a lot of parking or a very large area to stand & see the Falls, so go early. This is a... read more

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Argyle, Texas
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Argyle, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was a very short & easy hike to the Falls. It's very pretty & relaxing! There's not a lot of parking or a very large area to stand & see the Falls, so go early. This is a restroom here & a picnic table.

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Fremont, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There are a number of waterfalls that you can hike to in Olympic National Park, but none are so readily accessible. It's a short 0.2 mile round trip on a fully paved surface, making it wheelchair accessible. The falls are well worth the short walk. There are also benches for sitting. If you make the drive to the falls, consider... More 

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Thank Glenn M
North Tonawanda
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A very short walk and the path is all paved. I easily pushed my son in his wheelchair to see this little gem. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Patrick F
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Park staff recommended this falls because of limited time and it was a great, easy stop. Very short and easy walk to the approximately 50 foot falls. Very serene setting.

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Thank John G
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We couldn't go ahead with original plan but was recommended Madison Creek Falls in Elwah. We had a sketchy map but there was nothing marked on the main road to promote this. What a shame. When we found it and parked it is a 2 minute walk to the falls in a pretty setting. Drove on a little further through... More 

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USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This can be a quick stop to get out of the car for a few minutes. A pretty waterfall at the end of a short trail. There is an outhouse and several picnic tables around. Make sure to take in the sights of the river across the street from the parking lot.

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Thank TonyJxx
Boca Raton, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Relatively easy to hike/walk to the falls, even on a rainy April day. Bring your rain gear (always) in Olympic Nat Park, as it is a huge rain forest. Trails are well maintained and marked. There are a number of 'side' trails for the more adventurous.

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Thank Kirk S J
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our favorite hike--super short and with a great waterfall payoff. Also a good family picture spot. There is a nice field at the parking lot for a picnic or to let the kids run around a bit, the hike is short, and busy but everyone seemed nice.

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Port Angeles, Washington
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've visited the Falls many times; during the summer a great breath of moist air but also lovely with frost or a bit of snow; very easy path from parking lot.

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Thank Barbara H
Port Angeles, Washington
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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Easy to do. Very popular. This is a great hike to do in like an hour. Takes you right to a waterfall.

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