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Washington Pass Overlook

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Breathtaking view

The rest area and the trail was very nice. Great view from the trail and nicely built. Felt secure... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2015
Lars H
Skane County, Sweden
Must See!

If you are visiting the North Cascades, Washington Pass is a MUST SEE! The overlook is easily... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2015
North Carolina
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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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North Cascades National Park, WA
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All reviews liberty bell cascade loop washington pass parking lot short walk breathtaking views mobility issues walk around definitely worth the stop off the highway paved trail enjoy the scenery quick stop easy walk every turn parking area beautiful area
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Reviewed 17 March 2015

The rest area and the trail was very nice. Great view from the trail and nicely built. Felt secure the whole time.

Thank Lars H
Reviewed 22 February 2015

If you are visiting the North Cascades, Washington Pass is a MUST SEE! The overlook is easily accessible, and the views are spectacular.

Thank ShilohNorthCarolina
Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

Just wonderful!!! We came on October 26, it was around 5 pm and getting snowing, so visibility was pure. So we decided to return there next morning if the weather improves. We drove to Winthrop where we stayed overnight in the hotel, and then returned...More

Thank Irina P
Reviewed 4 October 2014

At most "overlooks", you just pull off in a parking area and look out at a pretty view. Leg-stretcher time and a quick snapshot. But, this Overlook at Washington Pass was delightful! You could walk around on a trail-a couple different options-and take in the...More

4  Thank OregonExplorer
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Just a couple of minutes away from the North Cascades Highway and a 2-3minutes trial from the parking lot. But the view is awesome with beautiful hill tops surrounding us and the view of the High way beautifully travelling through the mountains.

Thank Hariprasad R
Reviewed 26 August 2014

GO NOW! Best part of the Cascades, right here. The trail to the top, is short and easy and there is plenty of places to stop and take pictures. And boy, do you want to bring your camera! The views of the Cascades are just...More

2  Thank Charlotte J
Reviewed 20 July 2014

You just have to see this place to believe it. For those that rate this less than excellent, I'd really like to travel wherever you go because this is darn near the top of my list of scenic places. You do have to get out...More

2  Thank Kenny S
Reviewed 16 July 2014

This is a nice spot to stop and take in some beautiful mountain views. There is a short paved trail that takes you to a few vistas.

Thank texaspartan
Reviewed 11 July 2014

This pull off is an exceptional way to see the rough Cascades without hiking. Make sure you have a camera. There is ample parking and bathrooms that are really clean. There is a clearly marked path that most people can enjoy and get views of...More

1  Thank BEC308
Reviewed 13 October 2013

If you only stop one time when driving hwy 20, make sure it is here! This stop has a great parking area and very nice, easy trail up to the top where you will see some of the best views to be had anywhere in...More

5  Thank WWUDad
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23 July 2018|
Response from Ed N | Reviewed this property |
It was when we travelled through last week (Thursday July 12th). Incredible panoramas!!!