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Unread 05-08-2011, 01:53 AM   #1
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Best views seattle area

I'm curious from where (that you can get to in a jeep).

I used to know some awesome places with views of rainier in the ravensdale area that you can't get to anymore. (mt. Pitt or something).

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Unread 05-09-2011, 04:40 PM   #2
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Well. . .

From a Jeep Trail
Raven's Roost
Middle of the 311 Trail at Evan's Creek
Above Gallagher Head Lake norht of Cle Elum
Multiple points in Manastash Ridge Area
Multiple points in the Rimrock Area

From Other Vantage Points
Top of the Space Needle
Hwy 410 at Chinook Pass
Auburn / Encumclaw Hwy just outside of Enumclaw
Rainier Vista from Red Square on the UW campus in Seattle

Did you have a specific area in mind?



On the way into Enumclaw from Auburn, just outside of Enumclaw.




Top of "Four Fingers" at Manastash Ridge




Coming down the 642 trail at Rimrock




Climbing up the (I think) Divide Ridge trail at Rimrock




Rimrock . . . where we had lunch, can't remember name of the area




Evan's Creek, mid-point of the 311 Trail
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Unread 05-11-2011, 10:42 PM   #3
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I was specifically referring to jeep trails. I hasn't of a couple of those places. Thanks! I'm going to gave to check those out.

Do you know of any closer to Tacoma-eatonville area?

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Unread 05-12-2011, 01:49 PM   #4
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Vashon Island Ferry... LOL seriously though this ferry probably has one of the best views of Mt Rainer
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Unread 05-13-2011, 08:47 PM   #5
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The Evans creek area has a multitude of vistas, not just the few we see all the time. The Cayada creek rd an Surprise lake has some pretty awsome views too.

There are some logging and forest service roads just south of Wilkeson that offer some cool scenery.







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Unread 05-13-2011, 09:24 PM   #6
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what lake is that in your 1st pic?
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Unread 05-13-2011, 09:31 PM   #7
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Surprise Lake
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Unread 05-15-2011, 04:09 PM   #8
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There are some logging and forest service roads just south of Wilkeson that offer some cool scenery.

that Coplay Lake?
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Unread 05-15-2011, 04:23 PM   #9
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here's some of mine




Evans Creek


Naches Pass Trail


Ravens Roost
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Unread 05-15-2011, 04:25 PM   #10
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turnout heading up chinook pass
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Unread 05-15-2011, 04:33 PM   #11
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Well. . .

Top of "Four Fingers" at Manastash Ridge

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Unread 11-07-2012, 06:00 PM   #12
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that Coplay Lake?
Looks like Ceder Lake
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Unread 11-08-2012, 01:30 PM   #13
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Raven's roost.



Another



That's all I have on my photobucket right now.
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Unread 03-19-2013, 12:23 AM   #14
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Looks like Ceder Lake
Definitely Cedar. Can't wait for the snow to thaw and get back up there myself was up above Wilkeson today though.
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Unread 03-19-2013, 12:12 PM   #15
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Any idea how far you can make it towards Ceder Lake before the snow gets too deep?
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