We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights

My wife and I are trying to visit as many national Parks as we can. This year we visited North... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This a beautiful view but not very much to do here. I kind of expected more from this area. There... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Dallas, Texas
Read all 25 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
An overlook in North Cascades National Park offering some of the most spectacular views.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Marblemount, WA
Write a Review
Reviews (25)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I are trying to visit as many national Parks as we can. This year we visited North Cascades N.P. and Olympic N.P. They are both equally stunning. Washington Pass has a viewing area where anyone can enjoy the beauty of the USA!

Thank U2459GTbenh
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This a beautiful view but not very much to do here. I kind of expected more from this area. There are good bathrooms.

Thank traveltime0000
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

It is a second pass on road 20 when you driving through North Cascades NP ( no fees in this park:) there is a overlook loop where you can pull in and walk short distance to views. Be prepared for full views of peaks and...More

Thank Bozenaclay
Reviewed 29 May 2017

On the way to North cascade national park,we come across this Most beautiful and scenic pass near Marble mount.Worth visiting

Reviewed 2 October 2016

I live in Marblemount and have been over the pass many, many times. Every time, it takes my breath away. As pretty a place as you will see anywhere in the lower 48 or in Europe. Wild and scenic only begins to describe it. How...More

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Great place to view the East end of the park. Beautiful vistas nice walking. Close to the parking lot. You will enjoy this stop

Thank fredtierney17
Reviewed 20 September 2016

An absolute MUST SEE... if you drive by this without a stop, you're missing out big time! Easy highway access, short, easy, leisurely walk to a spectacular view. Enjoy in the morning and the late afternoon to see how the sunlight plays on the mountains.

Thank Traveljunky90
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This was definitely our favorite part of trip on the North Cascades Scenic Highway. We stopped and spent some time walking around the hiking trail and viewing the pass. We arrived at around 6:30am and I can't even explain how peaceful it was walking around...More

Thank kgoodwil
Reviewed 25 May 2016

If you are driving from Marblemount on US 20 East, its should take you around one hour to get to the pass (about 52 miles). You will enjoy a spectacular view with a fresh breath of air. But if you are going on the winter...More

Thank Suchet S
Reviewed 5 October 2015

If you want to see the mountains and views you got to get out and walk. Otherwise the stop is only good to use the rest rooms, which were clean and well maintained.

Thank Capnnak
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Mazama Store
155 reviews
19.84 km away
Stehekin Pastry Company
76 reviews
23.86 km away
Sheri's Sweet Shop
234 reviews
34.99 km away
Freestone Inn Dining Room
53 reviews
17.77 km away
Nearby Attractions
North Cascades Mountain Guides - Day Tours
11 reviews
19.89 km away
Shafer Historical Museum
135 reviews
35.26 km away
North Cascades Highway
238 reviews
38.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Washington Pass staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines