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The Quinault Reservation is located in Washington State on the Olympic Peninsula. It is home to the Quinault and Queets tribes and descendants of five other coastal tribes: Quileute, Hoh, Chehalis, Chinook, and Cowlitz.
The Quinault constitute one of numerous Washington State native american tribes designated as Coastal Salish people.
The Quinault Indian Reservation is a land of magnificent forests, swift-flowing rivers, gleaming lakes and 23 miles (37 kilometers) of unspoiled Pacific coastline. Its boundaries enclose over 208,150 acres (84,271 hectares) of some of the most productive conifer forest lands in the United States.
Located on the southwestern corner of the Olympic Peninsula, its rain-drenched lands embrace a wealth of natural resources.
Conifer forests composed of western red cedar, western hemlock, Sitka spruce, Douglas-fir, Pacific silver fir and lodgepole pine dominate upland sites, while extensive stands of hardwoods, such as red alder and Pacific cottonwood, can be found in the river valleys.
Roosevelt elk, black bear, blacktail deer, bald eagle, cougar, and many other animals make these forests their home. Quinault Indian Reservation »»