A visitor drives along the tree lined road towards snow-covered mountains.
© September 2005 Neil Li.
Avalanche lilies stand out against a backdrop of green undergrowth.
© July 2001 Eli Warren.
A patch of purple lupine is only a taste of the gorgeous flora in the area.
A tiny pond sits amongst a scenic wooded area.
Brilliant shades of red light up Austin Pass on Mount Baker.
© October 2003 Wade B. Clark Jr..
Austin Pass is vibrant with color in early fall.
Picture Lake at the Mt. Baker Ski Area is highlighted with fall color.
The beautiful fall color on Mt. Baker entices Byway travelers to stop and appreciate nature.
A small creek flows near the south end of the Baker Lake Trail.
© March 2004 Wade B. Clark Jr..
The Baker River winds though lush pine and cedar forests.
A bald eagle rests on a tree branch just near Mt. Vernon.
© February 2004 Wade B. Clark Jr..
A bald eagle soars above the trees in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie Falls National Forest.
The first snow of the season is captured from Park Butte Lookout Trail in September.
© September 1996 Wade B. Clark Jr..
A magical view of the northern lights is captured at Baker Lake.
© September 2003 Wade B. Clark Jr..
© August 1999 Wade B. Clark Jr..
Park Creek runs through the Park Creek Campground in Mt. Baker- Snoqualmie Falls National Forest.
The sunrise projects intense oranges and purples across the sky at the Skagit River in Lyman.
© December 2003 Wade B. Clark Jr..
Suns rays are filtered by the trees at the east bank of Baker Lake.
© March 1996 Wade B. Clark Jr..
Colorful Vine Maple provides washes of unexpected color on Mt. Baker in fall.
Red Vine Maple contrast against a cedar background in the foliage near Friday Creek.
A waterfall cascades near Illabot Creek Road.
A Byway enthusiast meanders along the pathway leading to the mountains.
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A small creek near Boulder Campground is surrounded by lush vegetation and smooth stones.
A glimpse of a bald eagle is a treat for visitors.
Clouds drift near the high rocky peaks of Mount Rainier.
© April 2003 Wade B. Clark Jr..
White water flows through the green crags and crevices of Rocky Creek.
© June 1996 Wade B. Clark Jr..
A gorgeous sunrise over the Skagit River is captured between Lyman and Hamilton.
Baker Lake in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie Falls National Forest can be viewed from trails on Mt. Baker.
© August 2003 Wade B. Clark Jr..
This view of Mt. Baker shows the snow level in the foothills and some very low clouds.
© November 2003 Wade B. Clark Jr..
Clouds tinted with pink and gold are a common sight for visitors at Chuckanut Drive.
Public domain. Courtesy of Tom Rodal
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An image of the trees and snow-covered mountains are copied perfectly in the waters of Reflection Lake.
The Naches Loop Trail affords exceptional views of Mount Rainier as it travels through fields of colorful wildflowers and fragrant forests.
© 2006 Brian Holsclaw.
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A fox stands still looking warm in its red fur in the cold, white snow of Mt. Rainier National Park.
© December 2011 Will Merydith.
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The Chinook Scenic Byway curves around the bend and through the vivid greenery of Mt. Rainier National Park.
© September 2011 Jim Culp.
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