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Should be one of the wonders of the world

This part of Oregon is spectacular. Wallowa Lake has swimming, boating, fishing, jet skiing, all... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2016
Irrigon, Oregon

Great way to spend family time. Lots of activities such as hiking, horseback riding, miniature... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2016
La Grande, Oregon
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A 26.6-mile trail passing through small towns and big lakes.
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La Grande, OR
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

This part of Oregon is spectacular. Wallowa Lake has swimming, boating, fishing, jet skiing, all kinds of activities and go carts for kids, horseback trail rides, hiking, a gondola with a restaurant on top and hiking trails andmany shops with clothing and souvenirs. There are...More

7  Thank Notreallypleased1
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Great way to spend family time. Lots of activities such as hiking, horseback riding, miniature golf and the town of Joseph has wonderful gift shops and statues to observe. Camping area is great. Lodge is beautiful summer as well as winter with the fountain. Plan...More

Thank footprints01
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Joseph, Oregon is nestled in the foothills of the Wallowa Mountains, some of the most spectacular glaciated mountains south of Canada. The wilderness is extraordinary. And Wallowa Lake is a gem set between two of the most perfect lateral moraines in the world.

Thank OldPoiDog
Reviewed May 30, 2016

We live in Nampa, Idaho and had always heard how beautiful Joseph, Oregon was, so we decided to take a road trip and it was AWESOME!! Left Nampa and headed to Vale, Oregon. It was un-sensational until we got to Unity, Oregon and we headed...More

1  Thank Kurt W
Reviewed May 21, 2016

This is, indeed, worthy of the title 'American Alps.' The glacier carved granite mountains look just like you are standing in front of the Matterhorn, or the Eagles Nest of the European Alps. Incredibly beautiful, clean and no crowds! Well worth the trip to this...More

Thank RPata
Reviewed October 15, 2015

We have stopped here three times now in our travels and love the hiking and 4x4ing that is available in this area. We will continue to visit this area often in our RV travels.

1  Thank Bob R
Reviewed September 22, 2015

Our own Swiss Alps. The lake and wildlife are always beautiful! Be sure you take the tram up to see the TRUE beauty in the surroundings. For fun there are go carts and other fun activities in Wallowa. Keep your eyes open as there are...More

1  Thank GrandmaBecky
Reviewed August 13, 2015

The area of Wallowa Lake is spectacular, and the town of Joesph is a fun place to spend a day exploring. Take the tram to the top of Mt Howard and hike the trails for unbelievable views. Our travel blog has pictures to whet your...More

1  Thank 2Vegans2wheels
Reviewed August 9, 2015

Stayed in La Grande in our motorhome. This was a beautiful day trip. The state park and lake are well worth the drive! Take a picnic lunch!

Thank Lexi0407
Reviewed July 4, 2015

If you are in the Eastern oregon area then please check out this gem. A beautiful lake, there is camping on site, trails for hiking. nd overall a beautiful area. Not too far away is enterprise and Joseph towns which have shopping, restaurants and terminal...More

1  Thank Jackie H
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