Hoh is a Native American tribe in western Washington state in the United States. The tribe lives on the Pacific Coast of Washington on the Olympic Peninsula.
The Hoh River (and the Hoh who were named after it) takes its name from the Quinault language name for the river, Hoxw.
Hoh Rainforest is the wettest forest in the Contiguous United States, receiving over 150 inches of rain per year. Its a Oceanic climate (Köppen: Cfb) hideClimate data for Hoh Ranger Station, Olympic National Park, Washington. Month.
The Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians is a federally recognized Cahuilla band of Native Americans based in Coachella, California. They are one of the smallest tribal nations in the United States, consisting of only eight members, only one of whom is an adult.
The Quileute Tribe is located in La Push, Washington, on the shores of the Pacific Ocean. The Quileute Tribe has lived and hunted in this area for thousands of years.
Kalaloch Lodge is the perfect choice for Hoh Rainforest lodging. Filled with every imaginable shade of green, Hoh Rainforest is one of the most spectacular temperate rainforests in the world. Mosses and ferns blanket the ground, while lush canopies of trees shade you from above.
Trails lead through thick rain forests in the Hoh. The Hoh Rain Forest has a campground that is open year round, with 72 sites located in the old growth forest along the river. There are also places to stay just outside the park boundary, and in the town of Forks, less than a one -hour drive by car.
The best time of year for sightseeing in Olympic National Park is spring through fall. This time of year is ideal because the rainforests can experience up to 50 inches of rain in the winter, and by late spring, the landscape is lush and vibrant with life.
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While quite a few potentially dangerous North American mammals will not be found during your Olympic Peninsula hike (no Grizzly Bear, for example), the park does have Mountain Lions (alternatively called “cougars”), Mountain Goats, Black Bears, and Roosevelt Elk – all large mammals that warrant our attention.
Located on the west side of Olympic National Park, the Hoh Rain Forest is one of the most popular destinations on the Peninsula. Unfortunately, dogs cannot go on the trails in the Hoh Rain Forest.
Today, the Shakopee Mdewakanton are believed to be the richest tribe in American history as measured by individual personal wealth: Each adult, according to court records and confirmed by one tribal member, receives a monthly payment of around $84,000, or $1.08 million a year.
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The Sentinelese. The Sentinelese are an uncontacted tribe living on North Sentinal Island, one of the Andaman Islands in the Indian Ocean. They vigorously reject all contact with outsiders. Survival International lobbies, protests and uses public pressure to ensure their wish to remain uncontacted is respected.