Lake Washington
Lake Washington
4.5
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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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DilrukshiH
Colombo, Sri Lanka2,679 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
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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misopiso88
Seattle, WA25,018 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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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Alec D
Seattle, WA2,603 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 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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Bernie O
Bondsville, MA552 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2018 • Family
It was a partial family visit to the Seattle area as a granddaughter was there for a soccer tournament. As we saw UW and Lake Washington a number of times going to and from the soccer complex, we decided to stop for a visit on our last day. Two mothers and two children decided to rent a rowboat for a way to explore the lake. Other options were available, but this choice seemed the best for the them. While they did the rowing, I explored the area between the rental area and the UW boathouse. Great day for picture taking.
Written 1 July 2018
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Alec D
Seattle, WA2,603 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2019 • Friends
Lake Washington is one of the most dominate things about Seattle. It truly is something that helps define the city. It is very long (north-south). There are many beautiful parks as well as drives along both sides of the lake. If you're visiting Seattle Lake Washington needs to be on the top of your list.
Written 29 March 2019
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Fat O
Naknek, AK204 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2017 • Family
Local sewer used to drain into this lake. Often simmers at local beaches would see paper and other debris associated with untreated waste water disposal. Glad that most of that has changed over time.
Written 16 February 2018
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Greekgoneloca
Chicago77 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2017 • Couples
Great for a nice long walk to see the surrounding scenery. Easy to follow map and wonderful nature all over.
Written 4 August 2017
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Alec D
Seattle, WA2,603 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2014 • Friends
Lake Washington is beautiful and very long. Seattle is bordered on two sides by water. Puget Sound on the west, and Lake Washington on the east side. There are so many amazing parks along Lake Washington it's hard to visit them all. If you're visiting Seattle you must find a way to get yourself down to the shores of the lake, if you do nothing else at least take a walk along the lake in Leschi.
Written 2 July 2014
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Benson
32 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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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dominic kwong chak
11 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
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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