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Quinault Rain Forest

Olympic National Park, WA
+1 360-288-0571
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Gorgeous

I gave it 4 stars to make the difference with hoh rain forest and lake crescent but this could be a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jurgen B
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Brussels, Belgium
Amazing Rainforest

Visited in April. It was raining too hard when we arrived, but still got some great photos from... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Terry P
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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The Olympic Coast national park.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“quinault lodge” (14 reviews)
“the loop” (19 reviews)
“ranger station” (19 reviews)
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Olympic National Park, WA
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+1 360-288-0571
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"quinault lodge"
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"the loop"
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"ranger station"
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"spruce tree"
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"old homestead"
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"north shore"
in 6 reviews
"large trees"
in 8 reviews
"salmon mousse"
in 3 reviews
"some great photos"
in 3 reviews
"gravel road"
in 4 reviews
"sitka spruce"
in 6 reviews
"several days"
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"day hike"
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"nice hike"
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"short hike"
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"beautiful lake"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave it 4 stars to make the difference with hoh rain forest and lake crescent but this could be a 5 star too!

Thank Jurgen B
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Visited in April. It was raining too hard when we arrived, but still got some great photos from inside the car.

Thank Terry P
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We started on the north drive and made the loop. The gravel road is easily passable for passenger cars and worth the trip. The homestead is cool but the rain forest loop is spectacular

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful and we were fortunate to see elk. The waterfalls were amazing and the river was the most beautiful colour. Take the time to enjoy the nature trails.

Thank JoAnn C
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and did as many hikes as we could. The hike to Pony Bridge was the best. Investigate bear canisters before going in. We ended up eating/loading up on snacks before the hike and then leaving the rest in the...More

2  Thank Jen W
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

This is one of the stops on the Olympic Loop Drive that gets missed by many. Trails are near the main road, rt 101, with a variety of lengths starting at .5 mile to 3 miles with interconnecting trails. Beautiful, very few on trails even...More

1  Thank swr
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Lake Quinault and vicinity is a good, pristine nature area. Considering my visits to many national parks, I did not find anything very special here. The lake vicinity is good with the lodge area, restaurant and the gift shops etc. The rain forest trails are...More

1  Thank Paggy339
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

One of our favorite redwood hikes. Beautiful, easy, and nicely interpreted. Lovely rain forest. Easy to get to.

Thank Helen R
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

We drove down to the lake, an stopped with a small walk t the edge - you could hear a pin drop, it was so quiet, Lake Quinault was near to Big Hotel - Quinault I think.

1  Thank valdree
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

We started the loop drive on the North side of Lake Quinault - it was a small windy road through some houses and then more and more in the forest. After a while, the elevation started changing (rising) and the road turned to gravel. This...More

Thank Penny E
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MagicMarker51
31 January 2018|
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Response from swr | Reviewed this property |
We chose to explore the Quinault forest instead of the Hoh rainforest as it was closer to the main highway and we had limited time of 3 nights and 4 days to drive the entire loop and back to Portland. We also decided to stay... More
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hnutlane
27 July 2017|
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Response from just8keylimepie1969 | Reviewed this property |
We drove to each waterfall and they were easily accessed. We got a map and followed it.
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