Ladder Creek Falls, North Cascades National Park

4.7
#3 of 10 in Nature in North Cascades National Park
Ladder Creek Falls is located in North Cascades National Park. To visit Ladder Creek Falls on your trip to North Cascades National Park, use our North Cascades National Park tour itinerary planner.
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  • The falls are nice enough, albeit not spectacular. But, when you combine them with a walk around the dam, the gardens and a short hike, it is all very neat and very worth a stop. The apparently light ...  more »
  • Beautiful waterfall & site just past the little town that you pass. Find parking where you can & you can easily walk around this area and then cut over to the Gorge Lake Overlook nearby.  more »
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  • It's a fairly lightly trafficked area to stop along to get out and stretch your legs. Ladder Creek Falls is a very well maintained short jaunt. It's .4 miles each way so it hardly counts as a hike but it's cool to see the powerhouse and take in the surrounding mountains.
  • Loved walking through the garden area and seeing the waterfall. We went during the day and then at night when they turn on the lights. The waterfall at night is pretty. On Thursday and Friday they do a guided walk to the falls and you can sign up for the chicken dinner. We weren't there on those days but the lights are on every night. Definitely a must if you are in the Newhalem area.

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