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Address: Olympic National Park, WA
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+1 360-565-3130
Description:

Pacific coast beach.

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Hike on the beach

We visited on a sunny windy day, with big early autumn waves. On the way to the Hole in the Wall, we saw a bald eagle sat on top of a stack. Well worth the 2 hour plus round hike.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
wendyandmarc2016
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a sunny windy day, with big early autumn waves. On the way to the Hole in the Wall, we saw a bald eagle sat on top of a stack. Well worth the 2 hour plus round hike.

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

There was a suggestion to go to Rialto in a forum I was part of. I went, and although I was underwhelmed at first, it may have been my favorite stop of my trip. The logs on the beach were huge. After walking down the breakwater I was surprised with more amazing views, including a double rainbow. Eagles were perched... More 

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Mukilteo, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Cold wind blows off the Pacific Ocean and wild wave chop that chop at the coastline carves out a beautiful shore line. If you like remote beach areas, wind and waves, and rain on your day, and beautiful view, visit Rialto Beach.

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Thank Donna H
Woodinville, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Although this beach is fairly remote, it is worth visiting whether you are passing through or staying in the area. Beach is actually black "sand" (small black rocks). Lots of driftwood and rocks to pick through and stack. Nice surf. Haystack rocks offshore.

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Costa Mesa, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Beautiful beach. Right off the parking lot so no hiking involved. Really is a must do. I've been there three times and will continue to visit this beach each and every time I am there because it is that amazing!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This rocky and driftwood-covered beach had views of many little islands. It was windy and cold, but interesting to walk on the beach.

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Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We visited at low tide and walked to Hole in the Wall. Best to go there at low tide so you can walk right up to to rocks. Great sea stacks. We did some tide pooling before heading back.

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Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The drive from Port Angeles to La Push is amazing and super scenic. The beach is so unique; lots of driftwood piled up - it is like sculpture all over the beach. We even saw 3 seals! It was an overcast, rainy day when we went and it was still beautiful.

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Thank Tonya M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Scenery spectacular. You have to weave your way through and over trees and driftwood that have been washed up on the beach. We walked about 45/50 minutes from the car park to get to the rock pools and a natural arch called the 'hole in the wall.' Great fun to explore. We went on a grey and overcast day and... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I have never been to such a wild looking place. Your first glimpse of the beach is awe-inspiring. It's unbelievable that there are entire 30-40 foot trees and parts of trees washed up on the beach as far as you can see, as driftwood!

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