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Address: Sehmel Dr. and Bujacich Rd. Nw, Gig Harbor, WA
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Beautiful forest

Hard to believe you are so close to town. It is a beautiful old forest with well maintained paths. We were a bit freaked out about bear sightings and cut our hike short - but... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 September 2016
dmg239
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Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Hard to believe you are so close to town. It is a beautiful old forest with well maintained paths. We were a bit freaked out about bear sightings and cut our hike short - but then, were city folk, lol

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

What a great escape! Tall forest trees, little critters, and we'll maintained trails made our afternoon stroll so pleasant, we forgot we were near town.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

There are many trails to explore. We took the outside trail which starts out from the parking lot with a gentle slope. There are intersecting trails that are called by a letter. We ended up taking the "u" trail which got steep with several switchbacks. This part of the trail was a beautiful old growth forest. There were no maps... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

I love having this forest less than 3 miles from my house. If you didn't know better, you would think you had driven an hour away into the hills. The only give away is the sound of freeway traffic on the east side. We like to hike the perimeter trail which is a couple of miles with some good hills.... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

We love coming here as a family, with our dog. It easily accessible, yet feels like we've really gotten away from it all. It's just the right distance of a hike, with a few trail options to keep our preteen daughter engaged but not bored. We love it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Found this on a website and thought we would try it on a Sunday afternoon. Well maintained nice easy trails. Numerous trails that spur off the main loop trail. Easy access from the freeway. Great hike for family and Raye it as easy.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

This place is quite beautiful, and the trails are well maintained. Hard to believe that it runs right next to the highway. A quiet hike and even good if it rains since the woods are fairly thick and covered. I recommend as an alternative to just walking along the road!

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Trails in this gorgeous wooded park are exceedingly well-maintained. Many are flat; no trail we saw was difficult. Some trails get too close to Hwy 16, so you'll get road noise. But you can stay away from it easy, too.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

I walked with my dog Lucy through the so called "Rotary Dog Park" last Fall, and frankly were disappointed. This is not what most people would consider a park. This is just narrow trails through the forest. No open areas of grass, just dirt. And a few aggressive dogs.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Wonderful little jewel park in North Gig Harbor. It is wonderful for walking and running. It is a bit muddy in the winter/spring timeframe. Bring your dog on a leash.

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