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Mount Adams Wilderness

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3rd visit to Mt Adams & Takhlakh Lake in 2018!

Third visit - Mt Adams & Takhlakh Lake vacation in 2018! My wife and I camped at Takhlakh Lake for... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Jack M
Mt Adams & Takhlakh Lake vacation!

Last August, my wife and I camped at Takhlakh Lake for five days. It does take a while to get there... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Jack M
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46,600 acres of glaciers and forested slopes surrounding the majestic, 12,276-foot tall Mount Adams.
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Third visit - Mt Adams & Takhlakh Lake vacation in 2018! My wife and I camped at Takhlakh Lake for five days. It does take a while to get there and the last 6-8 miles are gravel washboard road, so it won't be overcrowded like...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jack M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Far less publicised and accessible than its neighbours, Adams is worth the 'getting to'. We walked up the South Climb Trail to Crescent Glacier, a moderately difficult hike but well worth it. In high season and in the middle of the day we saw only...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We see Mt Adams from our house in Portland and decided to drive closer for a better view to beautiful mountain. We drove East on 84 through the Gorge and were relieved to see it looked pretty much as beautiful as ever except for the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank kristenannmarie
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Last August, my wife and I camped at Takhlakh Lake for five days. It does take a while to get there and the last few miles are gravel roads, so it won't be overcrowded like some lakes. The campsite we were in was very spacious...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Jack M
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Easily one of the must visit places for those who love beautiful mountain views in the US. The volcanic mountains in WA have been on my bucket list of places to visit and they did not disappoint!

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Soccer, bbq, friends, children running around, and nature giving us this fabulous token of beauty! Year round, Mt. Adams glitters over the hot Yakima surrounding!

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

It's just an amazing area. The scenery is superb and the views are stunning. We were in the area for a wedding and really enjoyed the spectacular ambiance the mountains provided as a back drop the whole weekend!

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Our first exposure to the area was the Ranger's Station in Trout Lake -- Sarah, between handling 2 phone lines, a short wave radio and training an assistant -- gave us a first rate understanding of what we needed, how to get to the trailhead...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank JohnLM
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Mount Adams offers so much scenery, but you have to know where to look, or else you might miss it. Mount Adams is the second highest mountain in Washington (after Mount Rainier), and the second largest volcano in the Cascade Range (after Mt. Shasta). Mount...More

Date of experience: August 2013
19  Thank FluttershyBrony
Reviewed 6 September 2012

We went camping over Labor Day weekend on the south side of Mt. Adams near the small town of Trout Lake. Peterson Prairie Campground was our base and we explored the area around there. It was absolutely gorgeous! Mt Adams is right in your face!...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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