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Address: Olympic National Park, WA
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A peaceful lake nestled in the heart of the Olympic Mountains.

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Beautiful hike

Fun for the whole family as this hike is not extremely difficult. Kids may have a somewhat easy time finishing it, but its a nice spot to take your time and enjoy the scenery.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 4, 2015
Olympia, WA
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Olympia, WA
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Fun for the whole family as this hike is not extremely difficult. Kids may have a somewhat easy time finishing it, but its a nice spot to take your time and enjoy the scenery.

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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

This is one of my favorite hikes. It's fairly short and somewhat easy (about 3 miles each way). The lake is beautiful, and there's plenty of places to sit and have picnic. You can take smaller children on this hike. This is a popular trail so be prepared to see other hikers and campers.

Thank WAtravelgrl
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 via mobile

This was a really big test for our group who was fairly new to camping and hiking, we each had a 50 pound pack and managed to accomplish a three mile hike all up hill and into Lena Lake, we only made it to the lower lake because the upper lake, which is supposedly better, was much further in. Just... More 

Thank Alika K
Montesano, Washington
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

This is a great day hike with lots of switch backs, but really beautiful little lake at the top.

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Olympic National Park, Washington
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

The lake is stunning and this hike provides a great view of it. If you can withstand the water temperature, it's fun to swim around in. It tends to get really busy in the summer though...

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