• 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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  • Notice of Planned Work and Road Closure- Cascade River Road (Beginning Sept. 8, 2014)

    The Cascade River Road will be closed from September 8 until late October 2014 to all public use (including foot, bicycle, and vehicle traffic) at the Eldorado gate (3 miles from road's terminus) in order to perform permanent road and culvert repairs. 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 »

  • Closure of Adjacent U.S. Forest Service Road and Trails that Access North Cascades NP Complex

    The Twisp River Road is closed west of Eagle Creek. The following USFS trails are closed due to the Lone Mountain 1, Little Bridge, and Carlton Complex Fires: War Creek, South Creek, Twisp Pass, Reynolds Creek. More »

Brochures and Maps

A young man and woman consult a map in their campsite at the Colonial Creek Campground before taking a day hike. Photo Credit: NPS/David Snyder
A young man and woman consult a map in their campsite at the Colonial Creek Campground before taking a day hike.
NPS/David Snyder
 

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VISITOR INFORMATION GUIDES
The Visitor Information Guide has all the trip planning details needed to visit North Cascades National Park Complex and the Mt. Baker-Snoqualime National Forest. (12 pages, pdf 4.6mb)

JUNIOR RANGER BOOKLETS

Become an official North Cascades Junior Ranger! Print off one of these booklets before you visit the park or pick up a free copy at any of our six information centers:
Pacific Treefrog, ages 3-5 (16 pages, pdf 2.6mb)
Black Bear, ages 5-8 (20 pages, pdf 3.5mb)
Raven, ages 8-11 (24 pages, pdf 6mb)
Mountain Goat, ages 12+ (24 pages, pdf 2.3mb)

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

North Cascades National Park Service Complex includes 684,000 acres near the crest of the Cascade Mountains from the Canadian border south to Lake Chelan.