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Address: Paxson, AK

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We enjoyed this beautiful lake. We saw a bald eagle and some trumpeter swans. This lake is above the treeline.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
Jane S
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Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We enjoyed this beautiful lake. We saw a bald eagle and some trumpeter swans. This lake is above the treeline.

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Anchorage, Alaska, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We drove by the lake and the sun was sparkling off ice mixed with the almost turquoise colors of glaciers. Very beautiful.

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El Dorado, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2013

Located in the mountains, this lake is so beautiful, and it is clear. Not to mention the overlook just past it. I wish I could build a house on the edge and have it to myself.

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