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Crescent Lake

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Address: Lake Crescent Rd, Port Angeles, Olympic National Park, WA WA 98363
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Activities: Viewing wildlife, Fishing, Hiking, Camping
Description: A scenic lake.

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Beautiful lake

Beautiful lake. The water is an amazing aqua blue. We only looked at the lake and hiked--did not do any water activities.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Beautiful lake. The water is an amazing aqua blue. We only looked at the lake and hiked--did not do any water activities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

water is clear and the lake is very beautiful w/ the moutains in the back ground. The water is cold (per my daughter and brother) but we had a hard time getting my daughter out of the water, she loved it so much. It is worth a stop! They have an area that rents paddle boats and paddle boards.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

A wonderful ride with stops along the perimeter drive to view this picturesque lake between the ocean and Olympic National Park. Stop to enjoy the many views.

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Okc
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Glad we saw this place, it was absolutely wonderful. This was probably the nicest lake I've ever seen. We stopped and took photos and did a small hike there, well worth it. I hope people will go and experience the lake. Photos do not do it justice.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

The highway 101 passes all along the edge of this wonderul lake. The colour is the most beautiful blue and it is fringed all around by trees and mountains giving wonderful views from every vanatage point. Lots of pull off points where you can view the lake and a visitor area where you can park and either walk or launch... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We stayed in the Singer cabins next to the lodge. We had a two room cabin with a small bath. The cabins were small but clean. They had daily maid service and our cabin had a small fridge. The lodge was beautiful. Each night people gathered around the fireplace and families gathered nearby to play games. Meals were delicious, but... More 

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Orlando
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Did a lot of hiking in a two week jaunt around the peninsula. Two of our favorites hikes were at Lake Crescent... Marymere falls and Mt. Storm King. Both hikes are easily accessed from the lodge. mt. Storm King is a tuff, uphill battle...the stroll to Marymere is a nice reward after. Great food and service at the lodge. Rooms....not... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I drove to Crescent Lake for a picnic lunch on my way to Sol Duc Falls. The lake is large and surrounded by forest. I was able to walk from my picnic spot at La Poel to the shore for some excellent photos.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Very beautiful lake. Also there are no commercial activities going on, on the lake. This makes it quite and peaceful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

Wow the lake is amazingly big and the water looked so crisp and the view to the mountains is spectacular. Traveled all the way from PR without knowing what to expect and we were so glad we searched the park site and planned ahead where to go. I have to say that the experience of being in the park and... More 

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Address: Lake Crescent Rd, Port Angeles, Olympic National Park, WA WA 98363
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympic National Park

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