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Address: Marblemount, WA
Description: An overlook in North Cascades National Park offering some of the most...
An overlook in North Cascades National Park offering some of the most spectacular views.
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Beautiful. Worth the drive! Stunning mountains, clean fresh air, and suprisingly few other people. I want to go back again soon!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Beautiful. Worth the drive! Stunning mountains, clean fresh air, and suprisingly few other people. I want to go back again soon!

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Hudson, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Make sure you follow the trail to the overlook. It is wonderful. If you have someone who needs a gentle trail take the lower of the two trails (it is a loop) and just go to the first view point. The upper trail is a little tough for some.

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Dallas TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

The pass is always awesome, with or without snow. The pass was opened a little earlier this year, but there is still quite a bit of snow. It was beautiful.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

Hanging glaciers visible the whole hike, and even more of them once you get up to the pass. Lots of switchbacks on the trail make it not very steep, so anyone with perseverance can walk up, with enough time.

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

The title says it all- don't miss this whether for 10 minutes or 30. You won't believe the view of the mountains and the pass you either just came up or are about to go down.

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Kelseyville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

We will be back to travel the pass many more times.Breath-taking views, great accessible trails, views.

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Leavenworth, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

This is a magical place - nothing else like it. It was disappointing, however, that there was no water available.

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Concrete, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

It is always a special thrill to hit the top of the pass on the first day the road opens in the spring! Worth the hour drive from Marblemount. See the pictures.

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Lynnwood, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2011

Washington Pass Overlook is a great place to take a break while driving over the North Cascades Highway. There is a short, mostly paved loop trail that takes off from the parking lot. Some people choose just to go to the main site and walk back, but for fun I walked all of it. There is some climbing, but not... More 

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Address: Marblemount, WA
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Marblemount

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