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Old 07-16-2013, 03:35 AM
 
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What is the most beautiful place in Washington State in your opinion? Below I have listed some places. Feel free to give me crap about my list. It's pretty random and I threw it together real quickly.

San Juan Islands
Mount Rainier
Olympic Mountains
Cascade Mountains
Washington Coast - Ocean Shores
Puget Sound
Lake Washington
Lake Sammamish
Lake Chelan
Bainbridge Island
Vashon Island
Whidbey Island
Blake Island
The Palouse
Forks
Hood Canal
Seattle
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Old 07-16-2013, 03:50 AM
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Not the Palouse.

For me, basically anywhere west of the Cascades, a stretch between Nespelem and Omak, and Stevens, Pend Oreille, and Spokane County north of Spangle.
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Old 07-16-2013, 07:19 AM
 
Location: East of Seattle, originally from SF Bay Area
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Hurricane Ridge, nothing else is close.
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Old 07-16-2013, 08:15 AM
 
Location: Bothell, Washington
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For me it is either the Artist Point area up at Mount Baker, or Mount Rainier National Park. I go a couple times every year to each of these areas and am just in awe each time.
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Old 07-16-2013, 08:29 AM
 
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Spray Park
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Old 07-16-2013, 09:25 AM
 
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I wouldn't agree with having Forks on that list.
I'll say the Pasayten.
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Old 07-16-2013, 09:37 AM
 
Location: Washington State. NOT Seattle.
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I'll say the Pasayten.
Totally agree. A bunch of places near there on and around the North Cascades Highway would fit the bill, too.
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Old 07-16-2013, 10:41 AM
 
Location: Northwest Peninsula
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What is the most beautiful place in Washington State in your opinion? Below I have listed some places. Feel free to give me crap about my list. It's pretty random and I threw it together real quickly.
San Juan Islands
Mount Rainier
Olympic Mountains
Cascade Mountains
Washington Coast - Ocean Shores
Lake Chelan
Blake Island
Hood Canal

Not necessarily in that order but close. I left the rest out because there's nothing beautiful about anything close to Seattle unless you don't mind sitting in traffic.
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Old 07-16-2013, 04:11 PM
 
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I'm surprised to see Ocean Shores on these lists.
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Old 07-16-2013, 05:57 PM
 
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North Cascades Highway.
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