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Beautiful lake and great hiking!

There are only 15 sites at this non-reservable campground but there is another private campground... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Kelly B
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Vancouver, Washington
A beautiful and remote lake

From Port Townsend on the Peninsula, Ozette Lake is a three hour drive each way. Go with friends... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
DoloresJacoby
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

There are only 15 sites at this non-reservable campground but there is another private campground within 1/4 mile called the lost resort that is wonderful. You can hike 3.1 miles out to the pristine beach then walk 3 miles along the beach and another 3...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

From Port Townsend on the Peninsula, Ozette Lake is a three hour drive each way. Go with friends and make it a great day trip. Or plan to stay at the Lost Resort or Camp. It's so peaceful and quiet. The water was actually warm...More

Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Lake Ozette is a good multi-day canoeing excursion when there are no storms blowing on the lake. With it being a low-land lake, water is the biggest issue. Because of the risk of giardia and also the high amount of tannin in the water, you...More

1  Thank caribcruiser2015
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Have kayaked twice on Lake Ozette in month of August. First year, only two other boats spotted. This year we were the only boats on this 7 mile long, 1 1/2 mile wide lake. Except for a handful of private cabins on the shore, it...More

Thank sailbabe123
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Nice hike through forest on mostly boardwalk but there are no views of ocean until you get to beach after 3 mile hike. We are all in reasonable shape and did there and back of 6 miles in 2 hours. We wanted to do full...More

Thank empjm
Reviewed 31 October 2015

It's a bit of a drive to get here, but well worth the trip. Wonderful hike out to the ocean along a mostly wooded trail. Very gradual rise and descent on a wooden, raised walkway. You can hike 3 miles out to the beach and...More

1  Thank dsegleau
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This is a beautiful walk, slight ups and downs, but very doable even to the casual hiker! It does feel longer than 3 miles, but when we arrived at the beach, it was all worth it! Beautiful views of the sea stacks and morro, lots...More

Thank RussnRebecca
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This lake has a strange feel to it. The water is rust color. Minimal wild life. We paddled to Gardeners island and walked around it. No animal trails or scat. Seemed odd. Did enjoy paddling to a different area. Found the trail head to hike...More

Thank lleegalaxy
Reviewed 1 August 2015

A sweet spot for the Olympic visitor, Ozette Lake is a serene spot where you an relax and appreciate nature.

Thank Cathlyn U
Reviewed 23 June 2015

The coastal hike with views of the Pacific, sea stacks and lots of sea birds. There are boardwalk trails that lead to the coast and the majesty of the forest is peaceful and exciting all at once. Close to Forks and not far form Neah...More

Thank argodwin
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