• 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 »

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Lodgepole pine cones after a fire.

NPS Photo
Lodgepole pine cones after a fire.
NPS Photo
 

Donating is easy!

You can help protect the natural and cultural resources of North Cascades National through a variety of means:

  • Show your support for Washington's national parks by purchasing a special license plate, a program coordinated by Washington's National Park Fund.
  • Sponsor a student through North Cascades Institute's educational programs and grant a child their first overnight camping experience.
  • Sign-up for a day of volunteering on North Cascade's trails.
  • Send a monetary donation in memory or honor of a family member. You can also donate for a special occasion like a wedding, birthday, or an anniversary.

For donation inquiries, please contact:
Karen Taylor-Goodrich, Superintendent (360) 854-7205

Donations may be made by check or money order, payable to "National Park Service" Send to:
Superintendent
810 State Route 20
Sedro-Woolley, WA, 98284

Many of our park projects would not exist without the generous support of private citizens. Thank you for considering supporting your national park!

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.