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Washington Pass Overlook

North Cascades National Park, WA
+1 509-996-4000
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great views of Washington peak

It is a must do in North Cascades. We stayed at Marblemount and from there it is a 1 hr drive. The... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2013
Worcester, Massachusetts
Hold your jaw up so it doesn't drag on the rocks

For anyone traveling the North Cascades Loop, the most jaw-dropping views are at the Washington... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2013
Lee H
Olympia, WA
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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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Reviewed 13 September 2013

It is a must do in North Cascades. We stayed at Marblemount and from there it is a 1 hr drive. The trail is very easy and short but gives spectacular views of all the peaks on the eastern side of the park.

1  Thank sangoy
Reviewed 27 August 2013

For anyone traveling the North Cascades Loop, the most jaw-dropping views are at the Washington Pass Overlook. It appears that there used to be a very nice facility but it is now closed and only an ordinary toilet replaced it. There wasn;t a sign so...More

3  Thank Lee H
Reviewed 23 August 2013

We stopped at this Overlook on our journey from Winthropp to Seattle along the North Cascades Highway.It was breath taking view from the Look Out with Highway 20 Underneath and the Mountains over looking. There are a few Picnic Tables to rest on the base...More

1  Thank KRAMA200
Reviewed 20 August 2013

There are some excellent viewpoints from the overlook. There are also plenty of places to pull over on the North Cascades Hwy at Washington Pass. We drove through the pass a few times on our trip and the views never get old.

1  Thank relayer
Reviewed 14 August 2013

It was really lovely, with many different vistas! The only thing hanging on the information board was a warning about how not to leave any valuables in your vehicles because there have been a lot of thefts reported. There was a picnic table available.

1  Thank Gailsgmom
Reviewed 7 August 2013

With the highway 20 underneath and majestic cascades spanning across your line of view, you feel the goose bumps at first sight.

Thank ragopu
Reviewed 30 March 2013

We stopped here around 5pm last July and were amazed at how beautiful it was. Unfortunately I don't have any shots I am willing to share because the late afternoon sun washed out everything. I have to think it would be better in the morning....More

Thank Sharon Z
Reviewed 15 October 2012

WOW....the views are amazing! There is a short trail that stops at a few different viewing points and the Liberty Bell Mountain view is beautiful. You also look down into the valley pass that heads towards Winthrup and Twisp. I was glad we deceided to...More

Thank JstLv2Crz
Reviewed 3 September 2012

I hadn't driven the North Cross State Highway in a long time and the view at Washington Pass is second to none. They have done a great job to make it accessible to all and you look down on the traffic below from a high...More

Thank Scott T
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