NORTH CASCADES NATIONAL PARK HAS 12 COOL THINGS TO DO (FOR 1ST TIME VISITORS)
A visit to North Cascades National Park in the Pacific Northwest will be one shrouded in awe yet also sadness. It’s a land of steep slopes converging into narrow river valleys and mountain ranges blanketed in forest and covered with glaciers and lakes.
What is the location of North Cascades National Park?
There really is only one main road (Highway 20) that bisects through Cascades national park. Most of the park, which stretches north into Canada is for the intrepid explorer on foot.
The North Cascades National Park Scenic Drive
Let’s start with an easy activity, and one of the most enjoyable things to do in North Cascades National Park, the North Cascades Scenic Drive. It’s one of the best scenic drives in the USA.
Washington Pass Overlook
Starting your North Cascades drive at the Washington Pass Overlook will capture your soul. It feels like you are part of the towering, jagged peaks and intensity of colors.
Ross Lake Overlook
The view is partially obstructed by trees, but you’ll enjoy the views of the snow covered peaks in the distance with that brilliant blue green color of the lake shining through.
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