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Diablo Lake & an Enchanted Waterfall

Just 40 minutes north east of the Cascadian Home Farm (where they serve delicious home made ice cream), is the beautiful Diablo Lake reservoir.

Bright blue Diablo Lake, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/
The intense turquoise hue of Diablo Lake’s water is attributed to the surrounding glaciers that grind rocks into a powder that is carried into the lake through creeks. The powder stays suspended in the lake, giving the water its bright color.

Bright blue Diablo Lake, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/

Bright blue Diablo Lake, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/

Diablo Lake is popular amongst kayakers.

Bright blue Diablo Lake, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/
Cabin at Bright blue Diablo Lake, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/
wildflowers near Bright blue Diablo Lake, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/

Pyramid Creek, at the trailhead to Pyramid Lake, is one of many enchanted locations nearby.

Long exposure of waterfall of Pyramid Creek trailhead, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/
Long exposure of waterfall of Pyramid Creek trailhead, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/
Long exposure of waterfall of Pyramid Creek trailhead, near Rockport, Washington - American Expeditioners http://americanexpeditioners.com/diablo-lake/
Diablo Lake Overview
Coordinates / Address
48.7098875,-121.1241315
Fees / Permit
FREE / None
Things to Note
Kayaks rentable at Ross Lake Resort
Usage
Heavy
Pets allowed
Yes
Camera Info
Canon 6D + 24-70mm f/2.8L II