Rainy Lake, North Cascades National Park

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#3 of 8 in Nature in North Cascades National Park
Rainy Lake is located in North Cascades National Park. Rainy Lake is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, North Cascades National Park Edition.
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  • Approx 1-2 miles hike. Be wary of the bugs though. Ample amount of parking lots. The lake is really gorgeous and I would definitely revisit it next summers as well.  more »
  • This is an easy walk through beautiful forest to a breathtaking lake and cascading waterfall. Was surprised how gorgeous it was! And paved the whole way so easy for people of all ages. One of the pret...  more »
  • It was an easy walk on a paved path to the look out you can see above. Once there take the forest trail to explore more. Bring at least running shoes for this portion, and a bathing suite, (or not) to...  more »
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