• 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 - 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 and War Creek Trails are closed. Rainbow Loop Trail is in-use as a staging area and closed to public use. More »

  • USFS closes Easy Pass Trail from State Route 20

    Due to fire activity near the trail, the US Forest Service has closed the Easy Pass trail and trailhead on State Route 20. This area has been receiving precipitation. The highway remains open.

Accessibility at Gorge Creek Falls

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Accessible parking2 stars and toilets2 stars are available. The roar of the falls beckons from the parking area, and when the wind blows just right a fine mist reaches the lucky few waiting on the bridge. Gorge Creek Falls may be seen from the bridge. A different waterfall can be seen a short distance along the fully accessible (easy) paved trail, Gorge Overlook Trail (see description on previous page). When viewing from the bridge, please use caution. The bridgedeck is grated and may be slippery when wet. If you plan to cross SR 20 use the crosswalk and be alert for traffic.

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North Cascades is now on Flickr!

North Cascades National Park is uploading its digital image library to Flickr! Be inspired, download your favorite images, or even add your own vacation photographs to the group pool: Friends of the North Cascades. More...