8 days in North Cascades National Park & Glacier Itinerary

8 days in North Cascades National Park & Glacier Itinerary

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8 days in North Cascades National Park & Glacier Itinerary

Start: North Cascades National Park
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North Cascades National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Glacier
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: North Cascades National Park

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North Cascades National Park

North Cascades National Park ©
North Cascades National Park calls visitors to its rugged landscape of high mountain peaks tipped with about 300 glaciers.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pyramid Lake as well as Lake Chelan National Recreation Area. Change things up with these side-trips from North Cascades National Park: Sauk Mountain Trail (in Concrete) and Rainbow Falls (in Stehekin). And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at N Cascades Hwy, take in the dramatic scenery at Ladder Creek Falls, get great views at Diablo Lake Overlook, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Blue Lake trail.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the North Cascades National Park visit app .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to North Cascades National Park. In July, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Glacier.

Things to do in North Cascades National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sauk Mountain Trail, Rainbow Falls
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Washington Pass ©
Washington Pass
Diablo Lake Overlook ©
Diablo Lake Overlook
Cascade Pass ©
Cascade Pass

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Glacier

Glacier ©
Glacier is a census-designated place in Whatcom County, Washington, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Table Mountain Glacier. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Mountain Glacier and then hike along Skyline Divide.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Glacier day trip planning site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from North Cascades National Park to Glacier. In July in Glacier, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Skyline Divide ©
Skyline Divide
Table Mountain Glacier ©
Table Mountain Glacier