Top Spots

Sauk Mountain Summit 5,541'

Skagit County, Washington

4.3
4 mi / 1200 ft gain

Chillin at Darrington Bluegrass Festival

Darrington, Washington

Hike the Boulder River Trail

Arlington, Washington

4.5
8.6 mi / 700 ft gain

Hike the East Bank of Baker Lake

Concrete, Washington

4.3
9 mi / 500 ft gain

Hike to Three Fingers Lookout

Arlington, Washington

15 mi / 4200 ft gain

Summit Dock Butte (5,239')

Concrete, Washington

4.5
3.7 mi / 1400 ft gain

Backpack Anderson and Watson Lake

Concrete, Washington

4 mi / 1100 ft gain

White Chuck Mountain Trail

Darrington, Washington

3.89 mi / 1562 ft gain

Hike Lazy Bear Falls

Marblemount, Washington

3.0

Places to stay

Concrete, Washington

Shannon Creek Campground

Darrington, Washington

Clear Creek Campground

Concrete, Washington

Boulder Creek Campground

Concrete, Washington

Panorama Point Campground

Concrete, Washington

Park Creek Campground

Guides and stories

Join Us for a National Parks Benefit Concert at Seattle's Benaroya Hall

Rose Freeman

Dare to Challenge Winter in the Mount Baker Backcountry and the Payoffs Can Be Monumental

Randy Gordon

The Top 10 Hikes in the North Cascades

Michael Fricke

14 Photos from our Amazing Weekend in the North Cascades

John Wingfield

An Impression of the North Cascades

Crystal Brindle

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