Follow SR 203 south from Monroe. Turn right on Tualco Road (about a mile past the bridge over the Skykomish River. This road zig-zags through the valley around farm fields. Eagles spend time in the trees throughout the vaalley. This oxbow lake is visible from Tualco Road, on the right just past the old prison farm (which is on the left, a couple of miles in). If you come to the bridge over the Snoqualmie and the end of Tualco Road, you've gone a little too far.