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Great Views

One of the most beautiful spots in Oregon. Make sure you take a lunch and enjoy the views. The... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
mmlabhart
beautiful area

this is a beautiful lake, lots to see and do around the area. the lake itself is so clear, you can... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
pinkarcher
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Pasco, WA
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A 26.6-mile trail passing through small towns and big lakes.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“state park” (4 reviews)
“gondola ride” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
La Grande, OR
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

One of the most beautiful spots in Oregon. Make sure you take a lunch and enjoy the views. The chipmunks are quite friendly too. We took our bikes and biked down the backside to Joseph on an old road.

Thank mmlabhart
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

this is a beautiful lake, lots to see and do around the area. the lake itself is so clear, you can see probably down 30 ft or so.

Thank pinkarcher
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Beauty that will last in your memory for years. This area is worth the drive The view is fantastic. The lake, the mountain, the animal life. WOW

Thank Karen F
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I have seen pairs of bald eagles diving to fish, heard coyotes at night while camping and lots of deer and chipmunks. A cold pristine mountain lake, worth the drive.

Thank 784rogina
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Nice view . Wife took quite a few pictures and we walked around for a while. There are picnic benches and places for a fire or to grill out available.

1  Thank bmski
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Wallowa lake has a great state park at the far end, with camping, motorhome, and Yurt rentals. There's a boat launch, store, and boat rental at the state park. The drive thru the park is great, lots of deer walking about, and the gondola ride...More

1  Thank Codfthr
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Among the most scenic drives I have taken from La Grande to Wallowa Lake, beautiful mountains, rivers, and streams, and quaint little towns along the way.

1  Thank StarCruiser_9
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Definitely off the beaten path. You go here on purpose, but so beautiful. Bring your hiking shoes and camera!

1  Thank tlagpbc
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a must see if you're the outdoors type person. Everything about the Wallows is awesome. The lake, the park, camping, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, boating. You name it the Wallows has it all for the outdoors people.

1  Thank Slamb752016
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

Get off the interstate and see some breathtaking views! Lots of great wilderness to make your own adventure!

1  Thank Luke T
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