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Picture Lake, Glacier

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#5 of 6 in Parks in Glacier
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • Beautiful spot if your timing is right. We visited this lake on two different days, both provided us a beautiful view of Mount Shuksan. This is definitely a must stop along the drive up to Artist... 
    Beautiful spot if your timing is right. We visited this lake on two different days, both provided us a beautiful view of Mount Shuksan. This is definitely a must stop along the drive up to Artist...  more »
  • Mid June in the rain, the lake was still half frozen so no reflection. No disappointment, highly recommend. 
    Mid June in the rain, the lake was still half frozen so no reflection. No disappointment, highly recommend.  more »
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  • this was a bucket list location for me to visit and it did not disappoint! beautiful drive up mt baker highway and got there right at sunset. two small lakes across from one another with absolutely breathtaking views of Mt Shuskan October 1st 2022 the fall colors are just starting .. get up there before its gone. the snow will start to fall very soon
  • Came here on a clear day in July. With a camera, you can get the classic Picture Lake image. A pleasant 90 minute drive along the Mt. Baker highway from I-5 and you're there. It's supposed to be one of the most photographed vistas in America and I believe it. There's an easy trail around the lake (elevation 4157 feet), with views of Mt. Shuksan (elevation 9131 feet) in the background.

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