North Cascades National Park, Washington

Less than three hours from Seattle, an alpine landscape beckons. Discover communities of life adapted to moisture in the west and recurring fire in the east. Explore jagged peaks crowned by more than 300 glaciers. Listen to cascading waters in forested valleys. Witness a landscape sensitive to the Earth's changing climate. Help steward the ecological heart of the Cascades.

North Cascades National Park Info


North Cascades National Park

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News

Cascade River Road Closed at Milepost 18

Cascade River Road will close to all traffic at milepost 18, five miles before the trailhead, beginning Thursday, October 25, 2018. Cascade River Road sustained a considerable amount of damage following storms, heavy rains and flooding around the 2017 Thanksgiving holiday.

Burn Ban Lifted in All Areas of North Cascades National Park Service Complex

Effective Monday, October 1, the burn ban on all lands within North Cascades National Park Service Complex is lifted. This includes all National Park Service lands and campgrounds in Stehekin, along State Route 20 and the Ross Lake area.

Burn Ban Lifted in Skagit and Whatcom Counties of North Cascades National Park Service Complex

Effective immediately, the burn ban on lands in Skagit and Whatcom counties within North Cascades National Park Service Complex is lifted. This includes all National Park Service lands and campgrounds along State Route 20, the Ross Lake area, west of Rainy Pass, and north of Park Creek Pass and Cascade Pass.

North Cascades National Park Photos

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Cascade Pass

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Cascade Pass

Cascade Pass

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Cascade Pass

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Cascade Pass

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Cascade Pass

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Cascade Pass

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Cascade Pass

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Winter On Eldorado, 2010

Jason Hummel Photography posted a photo:

Winter On Eldorado, 2010

Eldorado, Dorado Needle, Klawatti, Marble Needle Couloir, etc., Winter 2010

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In a disk of subtle blue that absorbed sunsets and saturation, Kyle sits above clouds on Eldorado Peak and reflects on an amazing day.

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm

Sahale Arm

Laura Jacobsen posted a photo:

Sahale Arm