This Underrated Washington Hike Is Absolutely Magical

While there’s certainly nothing wrong with going on a short and sweet hike here in Washington, there’s also no better feeling than coming back feeling victorious after conquering one of our more challenging treks. The next time you’re up for a hefty hike with an incredible view, head straight to Blanca Lake.

The Blanca Lake Trail is gorgeous, but it’s pretty intense. If you’re new to hiking, start with one of these trails for mere mortals.