Mount Baker–Snoqualmie National Forest Guide

Mount Baker–Snoqualmie National Forest is tucked between Seattle, Mount Rainier and North Cascades National Park — an enviable location that makes it one of the most accessible and highly trafficked national forests in the United States. It's a haven for wilderness newbies and back-country explorers alike, offering 1,500 miles of trails, 10 wilderness areas, more than 200 glaciers and some of the best salmon-fishing rivers and lakes in Washington. With different activities available for each season, you can find a new adventure every month of the year.

Shape Hiking Trails

Mount Baker–Snoqualmie National Forest Hiking Trails

Things to Do

Activities in Mount Baker–Snoqualmie National Forest

Mount Baker–Snoqualmie National Forest offers more than 3.5 million acres of spectacular wilderness. If you're interested in the forest's famous wildflower blooms, take a spring hike on the Tomyhoi Lake Trail. Heather Meadows is one of the best places to find huckleberries and heather; you'll also see lava rocks and ridges covered in ancient hemlock trees. On the John Muir Nature Trail, check out a 700-year-old Douglas fir tree that's more than 9 feet in diameter.

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How to get to Mount Baker–Snoqualmie National Forest

Address: 2930 Wetmore Ave. Suite 3A, Everett, WA, 98201

Fee: Entry fee $0

In Mount Baker–Snoqualmie National Forest, there's a new vista and an exciting adventure around every turn. Whether you want to reel in a massive salmon at Baker Lake or spend your afternoons hiking high into alpine meadows, camping is the perfect way to experience the landscape to the fullest. An RV is a wonderful way to sleep comfortably in the cool alpine evenings and wake up refreshed and ready for fun.