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Address: North Cascades National Park, WA
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Hidden Lake Peak Trail is 4.5 miles, steep and is a full day or overnight...

Hidden Lake Peak Trail is 4.5 miles, steep and is a full day or overnight hike.

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You really cannot see this park from your car

Every national park says you can't see it from your car, but for most them that's only half true. You can get great views (and crowds) of Yosemite, Zion, Arches, Glacier, Grand... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 December 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

Every national park says you can't see it from your car, but for most them that's only half true. You can get great views (and crowds) of Yosemite, Zion, Arches, Glacier, Grand Canyon, etc. without leaving your car. But that's not at all the case for North Cascades. Yes, Highway 20 is a pretty drive, but you never see the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

A fantastic hike that has a lot of variety - woods, switchbacking up an alpine meadow and then heading up the ridge. Nearing the hut, the "North Cascades National Park" wooden sign, with the lake below and the mountains beyond is an unbeatable stop for a photo. Bear in mind that the road up to the trailhead from Cascade River... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

This 9 mile hike was recommended to us by one of the rangers. It is so beautiful and varied - first through forest, then through meadows for a long way, then on boulders. It has views for more than 3/4 of the hike and the view from the top of the lake is superb. The 360 degree view from the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2005

i went on labor day weekend thinking the weather would not hold up..i'm, so glad we went because we had all sun with a light breeze (which was well needed). we got to the hike around 12 40 and made it to the waters edge by 3 15. i went on this hike 3 years ago and loved it so... More 

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