Mt. Baker—Snoqualmie National Forest

Back: Bellingham, WA

Only an hour from Bellingham, Mt. Baker provides a variety of outdoor activities and scenic vantage points. It is considered “one of the snowiest places in the world” and set the world record for snowfall in one season. Snow is generally clear from mid-July to mid-October for summer activities.


Hikes & Vistas

  • Nooksak Falls—short walk from parking area
  • Nooksak River trails
  • Picture Lake—most photographed landscape in the US
  • Heather Meadows visitor center and trails
  • Bagley Lakes trails
  • Artist Point lookout and Artist Ridge hike