Laws & Policies
This webpage is intended to help you learn about the laws and policies that protect you and your park. For information on the plans and documents that implement these laws and policies and provide guidance for park management, visit the park planning page.
National Park Service
North Cascades National Park Service Complex
Public Law 90-544: Enabling Legislation (1968)
"…preserve for the benefit, use, and inspiration of present and future generations certain majestic mountain scenery, snowfields, glaciers, alpine meadows, and other unique natural features in the North Cascade Mountains of the State of Washington…"
Wilderness Designation (1988)
Last updated: March 14, 2018