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Ross Dam

Address: North Cascades National Park, WA
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Type: Dams, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking
Owner description: A two-mile trail stretches across Ross Dam to Ross Lake.
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Type: Dams, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking
Owner description: A two-mile trail stretches across Ross Dam to Ross Lake.
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Marysville
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Beautiful road to travel and the area was beautiful as well! The Dam was beautiful old architecture and we found a wonderful bridge to cross. Took a break by the old locomotive where we enjoyed delicious ice cream on a warm day.

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phillipsburg, nj
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62 reviews 62 reviews
38 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Once again he peacefulness we found in July was unexpected. The dam left a nice lake there too bad the fish do not think so. It was a nice quiet time just to take in the sights of the mountains, the dam, the lake and surrounding area.

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Hyderabad, India
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170 reviews 170 reviews
116 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

further up to the diablo lake overlook, we stopped at a road side point from where the side road leads to the resort. The bridge is really good on the lake.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
17 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

hike on trails overlooking Skagit river = ross lake. the hikes were scenic and fun. Not very crowded

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Lynnwood, Washington
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211 reviews 211 reviews
101 attraction reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2011

At mile post 134, right before where they close the highway for the winter, is the trailhead to get you down to Ross Dam. It is a 500 foot drop in about a mile down which makes for a challenge on the way back up. At the bottom on the gravel road, follow the signs to left and you'll find... More 

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