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North Cascades Highway

North Cascades National Park, WA
+1 206-684-3000
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great drive for the waterfall lover

We drove this highway 2 times . the first was just a pass through from seattle to winthrop. the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mountiamsandcanyons
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Elgin Illinois
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Gteat staff and merchandise. Very easy to shop here amd got my husband's bike set for service. Got... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
hdinked
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A scenic highway measuring 132 miles.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“washington pass” (30 reviews)
“national park” (27 reviews)
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North Cascades National Park, WA
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+1 206-684-3000
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"washington state"
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"washington pass"
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"diablo lake"
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"north cascades"
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"scenic drive"
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"ross lake"
in 23 reviews
"skagit river"
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"great drive"
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"glacier fed"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
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"take your time"
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"boat ride"
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"awe inspiring"
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"winthrop"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove this highway 2 times . the first was just a pass through from seattle to winthrop. the next day we went back and had all day to explore it. we were there in early june when the snowmelt was running off the cliffs....More

Thank mountiamsandcanyons
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gteat staff and merchandise. Very easy to shop here amd got my husband's bike set for service. Got him in quickly. Harleey stuff isnt cheap vut id you are a fan or ride this is a great stop.

Thank hdinked
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in Vancouver, Washington, and made this highway a destination. Glad we did. We have been in 49 U.S. states, and nine provinces/territories of Canada, so we have seen some outstanding scenery. This highway can hold its own against any of the other places...More

1  Thank F4981JCmichaels
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So happy to have made it here as we traveled on a BMW motorcycle from Oklahoma. Truly one of the prettiest things I have ever seen in my life.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What else to say? mossy trees a bit like in olympic NP. gorgeous scenery. A cute little food stop ("cascadian something")

1  Thank Jurgen B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is by far one very scenic drive. It winds up and down through the mountains and along the way there are quite a few trails just waiting to be explored. There are waterfalls and raging waters throughout this drive and it would be waste...More

2  Thank EpicGuy12
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an absolute AWESOME National Park. I took Highway 20 up to the dirt road. I drove 21 miles into the park. Be aware that this is "primitive road." That is what the sign says. Even in late May parts of the road are...More

1  Thank THINGS2LIVE4
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove through here during a drive of the Cascade Loop. Multiple great views. Lots of places to safely pull over to check things out. I'm a little nervous about heights and while I always felt safe, my nerves did perk up. We were there during...More

1  Thank scooky
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

I was advised that the trip up to Winthrop was a must. It truly is breathtakingly beautiful, having said that, I was a solo traveler that has a bit of claustrophobia and fear of heights and coming through the pass I had to get out...More

3  Thank Fishy4
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

The pass is not able until late next month but that doesn't you need to wait to go for a drive. The waterfalls are really beautiful right now. The mountains see have lots of snow. The bonus of going now is that there is much...More

3  Thank Alec D
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mbloser
October 10, 2017|
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Response from GEDLosAngeles_CA | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure as we drove through, but I would believe that if you follow Route 20 (the Northern Cascades Highway) you will spot the towns where people are likely to stay. Also, will you want to stay to the west of... More
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