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Washington Pass Overlook

North Cascades National Park, WA
+1 509-996-4000
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Best Views of the park

Best Views in the park. It's a short walk from the parking lot. Worth the stop. You'll spend at... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
A fantastic view

This is a fantastic view in North Cascades Park from the highway. You can walk the trail just... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Kansas City, Kansas
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Scenic overlook from which you can see famous natural sights including the Liberty Bell Peak and Early Winter Spires.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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North Cascades National Park, WA
+1 509-996-4000
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Best Views in the park. It's a short walk from the parking lot. Worth the stop. You'll spend at least 30 min here.

Thank bklyncharlie
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is a fantastic view in North Cascades Park from the highway. You can walk the trail just enjoy the scenery from the parking lot.

Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Travel and enjoy a "breather" at Washington Pass Overlook at the Northern Cascades and let nature embrace you with wonder and surprise for such astounding beauty. What a sight!

Thank Yaya200
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The entire experience of this trail loop was a wonder and an inspiration. The design of the trail is impeccable, down to the bent steel railing. The experience is enhanced by two boards with poems by William Stafford. Rocks, trees, views, peaks are so present...More

Thank Discerning67
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is on the Eastern side of the park. The parking lot for this is large and there are bathrooms. The overlook is right off from the parking lot and the views are spectacular. We were able to take our dog with us which was...More

Thank Jade M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

drive about .5 mile off Hwy 20 once you park follow small red sign for outlook. if you are at outlook and continue left you will be at a point where you can only climb up. Do not do this if you are afraid of...More

Thank sandy12
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

If you are driving the North Cascades Highway make sure you go as far as Mt. Washington. You won't be disappointed in the views. Not many places where you see a site like this.

Thank fishing_crazy5500
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This stop was not only beautiful (albeit cold) but there was poetry and a trail that took you to different lookout points.

Thank Holly H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a must do when driving Route 20. A very short walk to great views in several directions. The most striking views are of Liberty Bell Mountain and Early Winter Spires.

1  Thank Judy C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

One of the most beautiful places I've ever seen! The Rangers at the visitor's center highly recommended I stop here even if I didn't go anywhere else. Was traveling by myself and drove most of the cascade loop stopping at multiple sites. So remote and...More

Thank dogmom719
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