Wasco Lake facts for kids
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Wasco Lake viewed from Pacific Crest Trail
|Location||Jefferson County, Oregon|
|Type||Natural alpine lake|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||17.3 acres (7.0 ha)|
|Shore length1||.6 mi (0.97 km)|
|Surface elevation||5,115 ft (1,559 m)|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
Wasco Lake is a glacially formed alpine lake located in Jefferson County, Oregon, United States. A part of the Mount Jefferson Wilderness Area, Wasco Lake is a popular hiking destination and can be accessed via the Pacific Crest Trail.
In 2003, the devastating B&B Complex Fire hit the area of Wasco Lake.
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