• 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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  • Highway 20 Will Be Closed East of the Park For Culvert Repairs On Oct 21 & 22.

    Highway 20 will be completely closed between mileposts 147 & 157 (Granite Creek to Rainy Pass) from 6 a.m. Oct. 21 to 4 p.m. Oct. 22. The Easy Pass trailhead will be inaccessible during this time. More »

  • Diablo Lake To Be Drawn Down Three Feet in Oct., Trailer-Launched Boats Affected

    Diablo Lake will be drawn down 3 vertical feet for facility repairs from October 8-17. 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 »

Stehekin Transportation

Stehekin Bus
 

Our distinctive red shuttle buses carry you on forested roads along the Stehekin River to campsites, trailheads, or any Stehekin adventure you choose. If you're here only for the day each passenger ferry arrives in time for a narrated tour to Rainbow Falls.

Four times daily the shuttle bus leaves the Stehekin landing and travels to High Bridge, eleven miles up valley. The shuttle will pick up and drop off passengers at trailheads and campsites or anywhere else on the route. Click here for a map of the Stehekin Valley.

CURRENT SCHEDULE

$7.00 adult
$4.00 children under 12
$7.00 per bicyle or dog

(all prices are for one-way travel)

 

BICYCLES
Bicycles are the perfect way to leisurely explore the Stehekin Valley. Bring your own or rent one from Discovery Bikes. Bicycles can be rented by the hour, day, or week and for the signature Ranch Breakfast Ride.

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.