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

    North Cascades

    National Park Washington

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • Diablo Lake To Be Drawn Down Three Feet in Early Oct., Trailer-Launched Boats Affected

    Diablo Lake will be drawn down 3 vertical feet for facility repairs from October 1-15. During the drawdown, boats with trailers will not be able to launch or take boats off the water. Hand-launched vessels will still be able to launch. More »

  • Cascade River Road will be open as normal through fall/winter 2014

    Cascade River Rd. will be open in 2014 until snow conditions make it impassable to vehicles, as normal. The road closure that was planned to begin September 8 has been postponed beyond 2014 due to unforeseen circumstances. More »

  • 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 »

Artist-in-Residence to Share Experience

Subscribe RSS Icon | What is RSS
Date: June 28, 2007
Contact: Charles Beall, (360) 854-7302

North Cascades National Park Artist-in-Residence Kevin Bernstein will share his art and experiences from a spring residency in Newhalem. Kevin is a painter inspired by humankind’s relationship to nature and how its role in society has changed throughout history. The presentations will explore the small wonders that exist in the shadow of the park’s majestic mountain scenery.

When: Wednesday, July 11th at 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Location: North Cascades National Park Headquarters 810 State Route 20 Sedro-Woolley.

Kevin is a Seattle-based artist with a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Washington. He has taught at the University of Washington and at the University of Puget Sound.

Learn more about Kevin Bernstein at: www.kevinmarcbernstein.com

The Artist-in-Residence program invites artists to immerse themselves in the national park and work with park visitors, community members, and staff to explore the park in unique and meaningful ways through the arts.

Learn more about the Artist-in-Residence program at: http://www.nps.gov/archive/volunteer/air.htm

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.