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Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, WA

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Distance Round Trip 5 miles
Trailhead Elevation 11 feet
Interest Perennial Creek
Dogs not allowed
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Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge USFWS
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Preferred   May, Sep, Jun, Oct
Sun  7:16am - 4:35pm
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Overview
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge is a 5 mile round trip hike. Located 9 miles east-northeast of Olympia Washington. The trailhead is car accessible. May and September are the best months to enjoy this hike.


Easy loop trails that offer excellent opportunities to see an abundance of waterfowl. Great views of the Puget Sound as well. On clear days offer views to the Olympics and Mt. Rainier, too.

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    WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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    Directions
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    To hike
    From Seattle, head south on I-5 and take exit 114 for Nisqually. Follow the signs for Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge by taking a right at the first traffic light and then another right at the "T" intersection.
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