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Makah Indian Reservation

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Picturesque and overlooked

After going through the town of Neah Bay, continue as if you're going to the Cape Flattery Trail... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2018
bwanderer1
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Everett, Washington
The ancient ones still speak

The Makah people live still on their ancestral home land, reduced in size, but still the same... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
CyndyandByron
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Bridgeton, New Jersey
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One of three Indian reservations located on the Olympic Coast.
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

After going through the town of Neah Bay, continue as if you're going to the Cape Flattery Trail. While you're still in what I'll call the flatlands, there is a choice to the left that takes you towards the fish hatchery and Shi Shi Trail...and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

The Makah people live still on their ancestral home land, reduced in size, but still the same location. This area is one of the most beautiful in the entire United States. From the cliffs of Cape Flattery to the rocky primitive beaches and the waters...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The road out to Makah and the road to Cape Flattery are excellent motorcycling roads. Incredible scenery and enough twisties to keep your attention.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Sunny again - 13th day in a row. We were definitely in luck the day we arrived - hard to park but defo work it as we arrived on MAKAH DAY. which involved dancing in costume, n eating unusually food, stalls of jewellery, t-shirts/towels, antiques,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank valdree
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Visited the Makah Indian Reservation on the way to Cape Flattery. We had heard good things about the museum and we were not disappointed. We always enjoy learning more about the early cultural history of North America and this museum is among the finest we...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank glennm921
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We made the long lonely drive to Neah Bay to hike the short Cape Flattery trail which is on Makah property - beautiful views there. Easy to purchase $10 reservation permit at the marina. As we came into town we realized they were having a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank LovesPhotoOps
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I very much enjoyed my visit to the Makah Indian Reservation. It was a long day trip to arrive from Port Townsend, but very lovely water views. I liked the postings as I entered advising of regulations.

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We took a group of 16 students to visit the Makah Indian Reservation to enhance their awareness of Native American culture in the Forks area. It is a bit of a drive, but the distance is well worth it! The students enjoyed themselves and the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The museum is probably the very best museum of its type I've ever seen in my long life. What a surprise they've created with artifacts from the Ozette dig. No photos allowed, but they offer a video for $20 I couldn't resist. This is a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Mona2446
Reviewed 10 May 2016

the people here are amazing... it is like they must all be taught at an early age to respect everyone and welcome them to their town.. friendly, kind and helpful..

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank patricha363
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