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Address: Camas, WA
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What a gem!

This is a wonderful lake surrounded by awesome trails and Lacamas Park. The water is refreshing and clean-great for swimming. The trails are lovely taking one to experience... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Dawn H
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a wonderful lake surrounded by awesome trails and Lacamas Park. The water is refreshing and clean-great for swimming. The trails are lovely taking one to experience gorgeous waterfalls and the beautiful creek. An incredible place for a city park.

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Thank Dawn H
Camas, Washington
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great time swimming at the lake with our kids! Required good life jackets for safety and not a lot of beach but there are a few spots to swim from including near the dock. Lots of folks out enjoying paddle boards that looked like a blast and we spent an hour or more splashing and swimming near the shore. Great... More 

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Thank Brian C
Vancouver, Washington
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69 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

There's a big trail to follow, decent fishing, water sport rentals, playground, restrooms and docks. There's also lots of parking and pokestops for the gamers.

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Thank jenguertin
Camas, Washington
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Lacamas Lake, is a wonderful spot! Close to the city but yet feels like you're away!! Have picnics, take a hike, watch the birds, rent a canoe/kayak, rent a paddle board, drop your boat, throw your air mattress out in the lake and relax or swing from the rope swing!! Did I mention you van have a BBQ out there... More 

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Thank terri_lynn_11
Camas, Washington
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Lacamas Lake is beautiful with wild life that abounds. Sometimes, one can see deer crossing the lake, eagles, and ducks. A magnificent walking trail goes along the lake for a good cardio workout or leisurely stroll. During the summer, boaters, paddle boarders and the like can be found enjoying all the lake has to offer.

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Thank abanner2016
Medford, Oregon
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615 reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The lake is in a large regional park that is cross-crossed with beautiful hiking trails, deep fern filled forests and beautiful waterfalls. A great place to spend the afternoon.

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Thank sp4301
Vancouver, Washington
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43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I go to Lacamas Lake and Round Lake at least 2 times per week to walk. Round Lake (and connecting Lacams Creek) especially has some nice trails and scenery. There are loads of side trails and access roads that can give you a 4-5 mile walk. With the up hill sections I can get a good work out and be... More 

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Thank NWNITTANY
Sacramento
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117 reviews
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Not lengthy or difficult by any means, but a nice woodsy experience on well-managed trail around a small lake. Fishing allowed. Nice bathrooms. Safe.

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Thank Nugie
Camas, Washington
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Beautifully maintained 3.5 mile walk or bike ride. No major hills. The lake,springs,bridge and wild animals.Rent a canoe,kayak or paddleboard. All in our back yard.

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Camas, Washington
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

I hesitate to even mention this gem of a park because the traffic will increase even more. This however is our special secret here in Camas. Beautiful peaceful lake, wonderful trail system, and parking for boats, etc. As a walker, my only complaint is the foot traffic! It is just too crowded on the weekends during prime time. In general... More 

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