Most Beautiful Places in Cle Elum and Roslyn
Posted by Amanda Schauer | Monday, April 8, 2019
Cle Elum is a nature lover's paradise. There are so many beautiful natural sights to hike, walk, or drive to. Cle Elum is surrounded by mountains, lakes, and rivers, so your next perfect nature photography moment is never far away.
Lake Cle Elum is a local hotspot for fly fishing, jet skiing, rafting, or swimming. It's a beautiful way to spend the day. For more information on Lake Cle Elum, be sure to check out our blog post, Lake Cle Elum and What You Need to Know. If you're looking for the perfect vacation home to spend all day by the lake, be sure to check out our home, Lakeside.
Only 15 miles west of Roslyn, there is a mountain oasis. The Cooper Lake Swimming Hole gives locals a great place to swim, enjoy a rope swing, and cliff dive. But maybe the best part is the serenity this location offers.
The trail to Pete Lake is one of the most popular hiking paths in Washington because of it's diversity in uses and wildlife. Guests can watch the birds, photograph the flowers, or take a swim in the lake.
The Manastash Ridge Trail gives hikers 360 degree views of the surrounding areas. This trail offers wildflowers, mountain views, and ridges.
The Thorp Mountain Trail is used for hiking and nature trips. The meadow is full of wildflowers and a beautiful view of the Thorp Valley. This trail also gives you sweeping 360 degree views of valleys, mountains, and lakes.
The resort features over 6,000 acres of forested mountain landscape with a wealth of year-round activities from hiking to biking, spa treatments, Swiftwater Cellars winery, seasonal events like Winterfest and the Harvest Festival, along with 36 holes of golf all inside the 2.2 million-acre Wenatchee Washington National Forest.
So many of our vacation homes boast amazing mountain or lake views. Our home, Lookout Lodge, has BOTH! Lookout Lodge has an amazing private view of Lake Cle Elum, nestled in the middle of the forest. Guests can snowmobile to the property during the winter and enjoy sunbathing on the expansive deck during the summer.