Operating Hours & Seasons

Morning bird hike participants walk past the North Cascades Visitor Center sign. Image Credit: NPS/NOCA/David Snyder

Morning bird hike participants walk past the North Cascades Visitor Center sign during summer operating hours.

NPS/David Snyder

 

North Cascades National Park Complex is open every day of the year. Winter weather tends to dictate when certain facilities and roads are open. From late May to October, campgrounds, visitor centers, and roads are generally open to welcome summer visitors.

For a listing of current road closures, as well as campground and trail conditions, please visit the Current Park Conditions page.

 

Current Operating Hours for Park Complex and Affiliated Visitor Facilities

Facility details and year-round operating hours

North Cascades Visitor Center
Newhalem
NPS
Open weekends May 2, 2015

Park and Forest Information Center
Sedro-Woolley
NPS & USFS
Monday - Friday: 8 am to 4:30 pm
Closed federal holidays

Wilderness Information Center
Marblemount
NPS
Opens May 8, 2015

Golden West Visitor Center
Stehekin
NPS

Open partial hours May 1, 2015

Chelan Ranger Station
Chelan
NPS & USFS
Monday
- Friday: 7:45 am to 4:30 pm
Closed federal holidays

Glacier Public Service Center
Glacier
NPS (summer) & USFS
Open weekends through spring 2015

Methow Valley Ranger District
Winthrop
NPS (summer) & USFS
Monday - Friday: 7:45 am to 4:30 pm
Closed federal holidays

Skagit Information Center
Newhalem
NPS, SCL & NCI
Open Fri. - Sun. weekends May 22, 2015

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