• 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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  • 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 »

Traveling to Stehekin

Lake Chelan Boat Company

Passenger boats provide round-trip transportation service between Chelan and Stehekin with scheduled stops at Field's Point and Lucerne. Daily service is available from mid-March through October 31st with reduced services in winter months. Accommodations for persons with disabilities are available with advanced request. Persons in motorized or wide wheelchairs may need help using toilet facilities on certain boats. Contact Lake Chelan Boat Company for further assistance.
 
Lake Chelan Tours

Flexible schedules, pets welcome. Accommodations for persons with disabilities are available with advanced request. Contact Lake Chelan Tours at P.O. Box 1119, Chelan, WA 98816, 509-682-8287 for further assistance or information.
 
Chelan Airways

Flights to and from Stehekin scheduled daily during summer months. Accommodations for persons with disabilities are available with advanced request. Contact Chelan Airways for further assistance or information.

Did You Know?

Grizzly bear track in North Cascades National Park (1989). Photo Credit: NPS/NOCA/Roger Christophersen

Grizzly bear tracks can be a reliable indicator of species? Grizzly bear and black bear forepaw tracks are distinct from one another and often times better than a photo of the bear to confirm an observation. So don't just look up, look down.