Enjoy an easy hike to a pretty little lake in the little-known Loup Loup region of the Okanogan. The only sizeable body of water in the 28,000-acre Granite Mountain Roadless Area, Beaver sits in a small forested bowl a mile above sea level. Here on the eastern extremes of the North Cascades, the sun shines long and hard. Beaver Lake invites foot and full-body soaking, a nice reprieve from the summer heat.
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