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North Cascade Visitors Center

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Great Visitor Center

This visitor center is a beautiful one. They have a large desk with friendly helpful staff to tell... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
weiderman
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Marblemount, Washington
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Well done and under utilized.

Clean facilities. Several films to watch and a nice display area. A good overview of the area... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BayouWanderer
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Shreveport, LA
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State Route 20 near milepost 120, Marblemount, WA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This visitor center is a beautiful one. They have a large desk with friendly helpful staff to tell you about the park. They have great maps and information on the many beautiful trails around the area. They also have their own trails that are easy...More

1  Thank weiderman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean facilities. Several films to watch and a nice display area. A good overview of the area. Worth 30 minutes to an hour to enjoy. The one lane road bridge with traffic lights is fun on entry/exit.

1  Thank BayouWanderer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to 25 national parks so far and I always have wonderful experiences with our park visitor centers. However, the level of services we received here was far over our past experiences and we really appreciated that. Our story started before our visit. We...More

1  Thank YCONWEB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We canceled our trip to Yosemite because of the fires and came to Seattle area to visit the three national parks only to be engulfed by smoke for fires in the area. There were still some very beautiful sites to see. Great visitor center. We...More

Thank MeryMeCo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This lovely visitors centre is well worth a visit for anyone visiting the Northern Cascades. The rangers are so helpful and knowledgeable. The displays are fascinating and very well done. When we were there it was the park’s 50th anniversary and there was music in...More

Thank Annette H
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This stop is a must - especially if the weather is clear! There is so much information available here, including stuffed animals, an incredible diorama, movies, brochures, and a short walk to an amazing lookout.

Thank cliffordc530
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Nice, clean, air conditioned visitor center with exhibits, gift shop and short film of the cascades area. adjacent campground, easy hiking trails and the Skagit river all make this a great place to relax and enjoy the beautiful outdoors here.

Thank Garry H
Reviewed 26 January 2018

This is one of the nicer visitors centers I have visited in my quest to visit all the national parks in the country. The people are very friendly and would chat and answer questions as long as we kept asking them. I like that it's...More

Thank kevan j
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We stopped at the visitor centre to find out the best things to see and do. The area was suffering with a smokey atmosphere because of local wildfires so the mountains were shrouded in smoke. The rangers were very friendly and helpful. There were good...More

Thank Karyn M
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Driving the North Cascade Highway curiosity steered us to the visitors center. The modern building and varied nature displays were a pleasant surprise from what we expected. This is a great place to bring children so they can explore nature with the interactive exhibits. There...More

1  Thank Michael O
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