• View from Sourdough Mountain Overlook  A view looking down onto Diablo Lake. Photo Credit: NPS/Michael Silverman, 2010.

    North Cascades

    National Park Washington

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  • Lone Mountain Fire - National Park Service Trail Closures

    The Lone Mountain Fire in North Cascades National Park is approximately 5 mi NW of Stehekin in the Boulder Creek drainage. Boulder Creek Trail is closed. More »

  • Adjacent U.S. Forest Service Trail Closures

    The following USFS trail providing backcountry access to North Cascades National Park Service Complex are closed due to Lone Mountain and Carlton Complex Fires: War Creek Trail. More »

Acoustic Monitoring Site: Dagger Lake

Monitoring team at Dagger Lake. Image Credit: NPS/NOCA
Monitoring team at Dagger Lake.
NPS/NOCA
 

September 2010
Located near Twisp Pass, on the eastern side of the park, this lake is a popular overnight camping destination. One of the quietest sites, this location was packed with animal activity. A bear ran by the site, and then returned to investigate. Distant howls of wolves were audible on clear nights.

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Did You Know?

Cascading stream

The North Cascades are well known for the abundant waterfalls that lace the mountains. Two of the best known waterfalls are Gorge Falls between Newhalem and Diablo along State Route 20 and Rainbow Falls in the Stehekin Valley.