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American Lake

9222 Veterans Drive SW, Lakewood, WA
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Gorgeous Lake

Well it’s L A K E W O O D so you know there are lakes here and this one is the biggest, deepest and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Surfpinky
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Lakewood, Washington, USA
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Day trip

A great spot for families. Available to military and civilians. Great trout fishing location... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
trouthook69
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Belton, Texas
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2 weeks ago
“Gorgeous Lake”
Apr 22, 2018
“Day trip”
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9222 Veterans Drive SW, Lakewood, WA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well it’s L A K E W O O D so you know there are lakes here and this one is the biggest, deepest and clearest of them all. It even has its own island. The Lakes District area is beautiful and abounds with outdoor...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

A great spot for families. Available to military and civilians. Great trout fishing location. Better when it's warm but a nice place for fishing.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter had her wedding at American Lake. It was first class service from the first contact until the last dance. The staff at American Lake are outstanding! The location is better than any other location in the entire Seattle/Tacoma area. The food was beyond...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

During the rare times we get a hot sunny day, this is a nice place to visit ... early in the day or late afternoon. Visiting during the middle of the day is another story, and it's not for the better. Interestingly, I don't seem...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

I love this lake , but not enough children! Too many dogs! The beach is a bit dirty, due to people are pigs!!!

Thank Anne M
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

nice place to sit and watch nature and people boating. Once saw a rowing teem working out. It was interesting.

Thank micromelvin
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

I drive past the park regularly when I need to visit the VA American Cakes Center. Many time I love to stop, be seated at a table or bench and simply take a break from the rat race. It lake and the park area are...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a very nice little park on the north side of American Lake. We stopped by after a doctors appointment at the VA Hospital located on the lake. We were very lucky to see two bald eagles swooping down to pick up fish swimming...More

1  Thank Don E
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

American Lake has many attractions. However, the Veteran's Hospital, administered by the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs, is located on the northeast shoreline. Included in the property of the hospital grounds is a marvelous 18-hole golf course. It is open to ALL Veterans of United...More

1  Thank Paksanim
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Been coming here on and off since I was small, usually no crowds , mostly locals, store within walking distance along with food. Water clean and fun place to swim

Thank Lisa F
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