High alpine lake tucked into valley between Mount Claywood and Mt Fromme. Remains snow covered into mid-July.Best viewed by taking ridge North from Hayden Pass. Says Raymond ''Lynx'' Menard
This lake is so wonderful. Going for a hike along the Long Ridge Trail will let you absorb the natural beauty of this vicinity. There are other locations here than Claywood Lake, for example Pine Lake. A good place like Lake Cushman State Park right next door to
Claywood Lake is too good to leave out, and not far from Claywood Lake you'll stumble on Mildred Lakes which is a delightful lake. Claywood Lake is located in the Olympic Mountains.