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Hoh River

Olympic National Park, WA
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Unexpected beauty

We did not expect the beauty on the way back to the Hoh Rainforest. The Hoh river is visible in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hoover, Alabama
Beautiful in the rain and not in the rain.

Rafted down this river and was surprised by the lack of rain on us going down the river. The water... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Greeneville, Tennessee
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A scenic river.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
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“huge trees” (2 reviews)
Olympic National Park, WA

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not expect the beauty on the way back to the Hoh Rainforest. The Hoh river is visible in many places and when we were there in June, there were gorgeous wildflowers along the road which contrasted beautifully with the powder blue river. Don't...More

Thank ACTtherapist
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Rafted down this river and was surprised by the lack of rain on us going down the river. The water is blue/turquoise and has a lot of wild life to see. Amazing experience.

Thank Caryn899
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Driving along the Hoh River in the Hoh Rain Forest is absolutely amazing! It's almost as if you are driving through a child's storybook where the trees appear to be reaching down with their green limbs trying to grab you!! We were fortunate to even...More

2  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Interesting to see the river running through the rain forest! It is a bit difficult to get a really good shot of just how beautiful the area is due to the lack of sunlight! :)

Thank JimLoretta
Reviewed 2 November 2016

It's beautiful, the water is blue! Surrounded by gorgeous green forests. It's was raining on our trip but still such beautiful scenery.

Thank Cvando7
Reviewed 15 September 2016

When in the Olympic National Park, rain is expected. Since much of it is a rain forest, you will get wet. The Hoh River snakes its way through lush green trees and tall sword ferns. Even in the rain, you will enjoy the beauty of...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I loved my drive along the Hoh River. The water is pristine looking and the blue colors that water in rivers should be! I could not help but stop numerous times to hear the water and take pictures. Beautiful and peaceful.

Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This river winds around all over. The milky blue color is beatiful and makes for some great photos when you have all the nice green trees and a cloudy sky.

Thank Palmgirl33
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Getting more than 120 inches of rain a year, the rainforest has to be seen to be believed! There are three trails at the visitor's center. Any of the trails will give you some great views. The shortest, Hall of Mosses is my favorite. If...More

1  Thank Bill A
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We did the Creek trail and the Hoh River Trail for about 2-3 miles, and both were excellent - huge trees, lots of moss and ferns, varied forest conditions, and amazing vistas of the River. Only drag about the Hoh is that it takes a...More

Thank Michael C
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