Lake Washington
Lake Washington
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Being just a short drive away from the bustling city makes this lake an ideal getaway for the stressed-out Seattleite.
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SoCalOregonian
Murrieta, CA10,390 contributions
May 2021
We visited Lake Washington during a dinner cruise and experienced a fantastic view of Mt. Rainier from the water, along with seeing the ostentatious lake front homes of the famous and fabulously wealthy
Written 22 May 2021
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Benson
31 contributions
Nov 2020
Lake Washington is a nice lake in Washington state.
Seward Park is next to Lake Washington.
Nice views of mountains on clear nice days from Lake Washington.
Written 12 February 2021
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misopiso88
Seattle, WA27,582 contributions
Aug 2020
Wonderful lake for renting a boat and spending the day exploring. Connected to Lake Union so you can visit there too. Highly recommend!
Written 18 October 2020
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dominic kwong chak
11 contributions
Jun 2019
Took a 2 hour Lake Washington lunch cruise with friends . Very relaxing time enjoying all the lake front properties, see the University Washington campus & football stadium & of course, remotely looking at Bill Gates resident !! Definitely the neighborhood for the Rich & Famous !!!!
Written 17 February 2020
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DilrukshiH
Colombo, Sri Lanka2,711 contributions
Oct 2019
Lake Washington is a large & beautiful, freshwater lake in Seattle.WA.
It is the second largest freshwater lake in Seattle.WA.
The lake has been named after Mr George Washington in 1854.
Well worth a visit if you have the time.
Written 13 January 2020
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JohnT
Winter Park, FL75 contributions
Mar 2019
In the area of the Seattle Tennis Club there are many beautiful homes on or near the Lake.

Enjoy the shoreline and beach but be aware the water is very cold. On my last visit I wore a wet suit to keep warm.

From the Lake you have beautiful views of a very special 14,000 ft. mountain - I'll let you discover the name - another must see.
Written 17 October 2019
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Radhakrishnan R
Kirkland, Washington, United States215 contributions
Sep 2019
The walk along the beach takes you away from all the thoughts winch causes anxiety and worries. You get the best view of the west side of Seattle. There is a coffee shop near the parking lot which serves good coffee and food.
Written 23 September 2019
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Alec D
Seattle, WA2,743 contributions
Sep 2019
Lake Washington is one of the dominate things that make Seattle the city that it is. It's about 22 miles long. There are so many places/parks that you can visit to enjoy the lake. It's getting a bit cooler in Seattle but there's still time to go swimming, or boating on the lake. Don't miss it if you visiting the city.
Written 8 September 2019
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MOB1212
Boulder, CO22 contributions
Aug 2019
Terrific playground, really nice walk along the shore, easy access to the water. Beautiful views and fun people watching.
Written 4 September 2019
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Joey H
Yokosuka, Japan68 contributions
Sep 2019 • Friends
The lake was great! Warm, clean and the boat loved the rinse. The locks are kinda stressful, but worth it.
Written 3 September 2019
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