The Underrated Blanca Lake Trail In Washington Leads To A Hidden Turquoise Lake

Are you an experienced adventurer who’s up for a challenge this summer, especially if it leads to a beautiful reward? Head to the Central Cascades and find the Blanca Lake Trail — it may not be an easy hike, but it’s worth making the effort.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

If you enjoy hikes that lead to beautiful destinations (and who doesn’t?), check out our list of easy Washington waterfall trails.