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Address: Moclips, WA

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Black sand

It's a beautiful river. What I learned about and loved was the back sand on the shore of the river--very unique. From the beach at Mockups it is very near and easy to find. I... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
DoloresJacoby
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a beautiful river. What I learned about and loved was the back sand on the shore of the river--very unique. From the beach at Mockups it is very near and easy to find. I enjoyed seeing bird life along the river as well.

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

It is weird to see the sand shore of the river. the sand is b lack and different than anywhere else I have seen before . We saw a bald eagle hunting for fish

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Thank Donna S
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

From the beach at Moclips, just head north a quarter mile or so and you run into the confluence of the Moclips River and the ocean. This is a great place to bring little ones to show the different aspects of the little ecosystem. Visit the river at low tide. The river carves lots of little channels in the sand... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, right down a path from the Hi Tide Resort. There are Eagles, Sandpipers, and Herons that I saw. You can see that there's history of docks that were there ling ago, but doesn't take away the beauty of it.

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Everett, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I was dying to take a kayak out on the little tree lined river but didn't. It is beautiful as all the rivers seem to be on the peninsula. It begs one to explore.

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Thank GenotheViking
Ocean Shores, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We love this little ever changing river. Wonderful nature walks with tidal changes making it different each and every time you go. Watch for River Otter, Bald Eagles, Deer, Heron, Raccoon and a myriad of local and migratory wild birds,

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Thank LoryGene54
Chehalis, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

One of our favorite activities is hiking up the Moclips River and watching the wildlife. Tidal surges from the ocean keep the shoreline stirred up every winter.

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Thank Jack J
Bonney Lake, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

The river is always a little different, with giant logs and driftwood. If you're lucky, you'll see the otters and the bald eagles!

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South Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

Park at the beach access in Moclips. Hike to mouth of river and then upstream. Time your visit for low tide.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2014

This River flows into the Pacific Ocean at Moclips. Do not try and Drive across this river, the north shore of the river is actually on the resservation. The local Native tribe does not like the White Man.

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