Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Visiting Lake Crescent


Lake Crescent

The Beauty of Lake Crescent: 

Any body in search of a natural beauty must visit Lake Crescent because of its pristine deep waters and glacially carved lake. It is nestled in the northern foothills of the Olympic Mountains. It is a popular recreational area where no one can deny the facts about its beauty. Along with its beauty there have been some mysterious stories of this lake. This lake is considered to be one of the Crown Jewels of Olympic National Park. Lake Crescent is suitable for family vacations, romantic holiday and awe-inspiring hikes, camping, lodging and unforgettable day hikes making this park popular.paddleboarding, snorkelling and freediving take place also. This lake is a unique lake.

This lake with crystal clear waters appears to be of various shades, a beautiful blues depending on the light. There are plenty of stopovers where one can take a beautiful snap.

Putting Up At The Lodges: 

The lodge at crescent lake has the most adorable little cottages and a wonderful beach area. A gift activities shop is also available in the cottages. Fishing in this gorgeous lake, swimming and other water are also there. Lake Crescent Lodge is the oldest of the parks. It is located at Barnes Point on lake Crescent road. Here the oxygen levels are quiet low .Because of the great depth the water seems to be deeply turquoise that almost one must see it to believe. One can enjoy picnic around the lake. Fairholme, Bovee’s Meadows, LA Poel and north shore all have tables so that everyone is comfortable.

The Cities near Lake Crescent are Forks, Port Angeles, Sequim, and Port Townsend.

In the West end of Lake Crescent, there are 87 Fairholme campgrounds.This campground is situated in a wooded area, and the ground is very rocky. They have a lot of trails.

Things to Do Near Crescent Lake: 

One can visit these falls and also get a better view of Lake Crescent from the mountain top.

  • MARY MERE FALLS TRAILS 
  • JOYCE  DEPOT MUSEUM 
  • RIAL TO BEACH 
  • OLYMPIC RAFT AND KAYAK 
  • RUBY BEACH 
  • LAKE CRESCENT’S SPRUCE RAIL ROAD TRAIL 
  • Hoh RAIN FOREST 
  • QUINAULT RAIN FOREST 
  • SOL DUC FALLS 
  • SALT CREEK RECREATION AREA 
  • MADISON CREEK FALLS 
  • CAMP DAVID JR BUNCH CREEK FALLS
Right from Mary Mere Fall and Devils Punch bowl to Mount Storm King and spruce Railroad Trail each and every moment in Lake Crescent area of Olympic National Park is rich in beauty.

While hiking some climb the surrounding mountains and some explore the lowland forest and creeks. Many of them enjoy going into the water during the summer. Rowboats are available for rental. Hiking along the lake on the spruce Railroad Trail is a wonderful experience .One can stroll along Barnes creek up to Mary Mere falls. For more adventurous trip hike the steep switch back trail to storm King Mountain.

For an Appetising Meal: 

Restaurants in Olympic national park: Lake Crescent lodge Restaurant, Kalaloch Lodge Restaurant, springs restaurants are some of the famous eatery joints.

Come And Experience This Lake As Words Cannot Explain The Beauty Of This Lake But Seeing It Believes.

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