This Underrated Trail In Washington Leads To A Hidden Turquoise Lake

It’s no secret that Washington has some of the most amazing hiking trails in the country. But some of them stay slightly under the radar, especially the ones like Bead Lake Trail, which sits tucked up by the Idaho border near Newport. This is one hike you’ll definitely want to discover.

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We’re so lucky to live in a state where we’re never far from nature. These trails show off Washington’s diverse beauty.