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 »
Re-opening of Adjacent U.S. Forest Service Road and Trails that Access North Cascades NP Complex
The area closure of the Twisp River Road and the Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest due to wildfires has been lifted as of August 19, 2014. More »
Accessibility at Stehekin Landing
Arriving by boat or floatplane? A lift between dock level and deck level at the North Cascades Stehekin Lodge is available at Stehekin Landing. This lift provides access to the lodge store, restaurant, guest rooms and accessible restrooms, as well as paths to the Golden West Visitor Center and Park Service Ranger Station. Bring a lunch and relax at a picnic site located at the Landing or along the first mile (1.6 kilometers) of the flat, paved Stehekin Valley Road.
Did You Know?
In addition to Wilderness, Recreation Areas and National Park designations there are also five Research Natural Areas in the complex: Silver Lake, Pyramid Lake, Boston Glacier, Stetattle Creek and Big Beaver Valley.