29 Jun

Artist Point

I've never met a mountain vista I didn't love but if asked which is my favorite, Artist Point comes readily to mind. Since it’s closed for much of the year because of the epic snowfall it receives annually, the anticipation for its reopening is something...

18 Jun

Nooksack Falls

Nooksack Falls, one of the most frequented waterfalls in all of the Northern Cascades, is located near Mount Baker, off Highway 542, about seven miles from Glacier. Highway 542 is a treasure trove of day trips offering several epic alpine hikes such as Skyline Divide, Hannegan Pass,...

10 Jun

Big Four Ice Caves

The Big Four Ice Caves are a popular destination for anyone who wants to find a gentle, not-too-long hike with a fantastic payoff at the end. The roundtrip distance is 2.2 miles covering a rise in elevation of 220 feet that tops out at 1938 feet. The trail...