Work to repair a culvert deep under State Route 20 near US Highway 101 in Jefferson County will begin at 9:30 a.m. June 19. The work will require an eight-day closure of State Route 20. The road is anticipated to reopen on June 26, 2017.
Due to high levels of a naturally occurring form of blue-green algae toxin, Anderson Lake is closed to all water-related activities, including fishing. All people, pets and horses should avoid contact or consumption of lake water. The park is still open...
All faces of Beacon Rock with the exception of “Stone Soup” on the NW face are closed for all technical rock climbing starting February 1st, 2017 due to peregrine falcon nesting season. You must rappel down 'Stone Soup' when finished, no walk off access...
There will be campground loop closures extending through 2017. Closures are necessary to facilitate the process of upgrading the underground utilities and the construction of a new Welcome Center. Once completed, reservations will again be accepted.
Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes
Currently there is no water at the West Campground and the West Restroom is closed until further notice, due to a water leak. A vault toilet is temporarily available for use. Once the leak is located and repaired, water to the campground will be...
The south campground has been permanently closed due to continued shoreline erosion as well as the loss of sanitation facilities. Campsites continue to be available in the main campground, west campground, and marine water trail campground."
Moorage and rafting limits on the two South End Buoys are restricted to 36 feet. Boats 37-feet and longer are prohibited from using these buoys. Limits are posted on the buoys.
RV Dump is closed until further notice. The issues will require equipment and staff to be scheduled for troubleshooting and repairs. The dump station is expected to be closed for up to four weeks.
Fires are not permitted at anytime.
For updated burn ban information at Eastern Washington state parks, view the burn ban list.
For updated burn ban information at Northwest Washington state parks, view the burn ban list.
For updated burn ban information at Southwest Washington state parks, view the burn ban list.
Camano Island State Park North Beach area is temporarily closed until June 30th while crews are working on repairing the roadway. There will be no pedestrians or vehicles allowed at this time.
A new CXT restroom will be installed on Thursday June 29th. Affected is Loop B, campsites 61 thru 90. There will be no vehicle access between 12:00 and 5:00 PM on this day. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
The North Head Lighthouse will be under construction until further notice. Access to the interior of the lighthouse for tours and weddings will not be available, but the grounds will remain open.
Use caution when recreating on the Spokane River Centennial Trail west of the Barker Road Trailhead (approximately milepost 6.5 to 7.5). The pavement is damaged from flooding that occurred earlier in the season and is sagging and irregular in a number of...
Users of the CPT Trail between Mile Post 162 and Mile Post 163 will encounter large rocks on the trail as well as some flooding. The trail is still passable but users should exercise caution. Cleanup of this area will occur once the area is stable enough...
Higher than normal ground water continues to seep and soak campsites at Conconully. Some reserved campsites are affected by the high water table, affected reserved campers are being contacted by park staff as needed. Selected reservable sites have been...
No Fires Allowed at any Time.
Oyster Season open year round.Clam Season open year round.Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.
There is no dock access to Doe Island until further notice. The pilings and dock were removed due to storm damage.
Usually there are 3 buoys available, however due propeller strikes in the last few months, two have been lost. The additional 2 buoys will be replaced some time late summer.
The Catherine Montgomery Interpretive Center will be closed June 26th - June 30th for display installations
Trails are closed due to downed trees from a significant storm this past winter. We are working hard to clear the trails. If you would like to help you can contact the Washington Trails Association at Jen@wta.org.
The project manager will begin staging the area starting on June 15, 2017 and the work will begin on June 19, 2017 and is expected to last until June 30, 2017.
The bridge construction will now begin on June 12th- please be advised that there may be delays, we are working on getting a schedule of closures to post.
Fort Casey is undergoing some construction from now until possibly the end of June. Starting today, April 14, crews will be doing concrete work in Battery Moore. Sometime in May, we’ll be installing new interpretive displays and panels in Battery Worth. ...
The Commanding Officer's Historic House is closed until further notice.
Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.
Alcohol is not permitted at Fort Simcoe State Park. This policy is strictly enforced throughout the park, including reserved picnic shelters.
The Fort Worden boat launch is open on a limited basis. Four-wheel drive vehicles are recommended due to drifting sand on the launch.Following are other boat launches and ramps available in the vicinity of Fort Worden:• Boat Haven Marina in Port...
Beginning in 2017, Goldendale Observatory State Park is undergoing significant renovations with the construction of an almost entirely new and larger facility. Operating schedule disruption is possible; please check the website or call for details.
Fires are not permitted at anytime and there are no barbecue facilities available.
Pets are not allowed on the island.
The Main Camp Loop, sites 1 thru 41, is closes for the season on 9-30-2016. These sites will not be available for first come, first serve.
The Iron Horse Trail-Yakima Training Center section will be closed due to military activity on the following dates: June 1 thru July 2, 2017 and August 1 thru August 15, 2017. All down range recreation and the John Wayne Trail will be closed.
The water reserve is currently out until further notice.
Jarrell Cove's South Dock now has power available to boaters. In addition to moorage fees there is a $6.00, per night, surcharge for the use of electricity.
Shellfish harvesting in the park is closed until further notice. Clam and oyster populations have declined and are insufficient for harvesting.
Oyster Season March 1 to July 31Clam Season June 1 to July 31 Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.
Kopachuck State Park is open for day-use only. Due to hazardous trees in the forest, the campground area is closed permanently.
Fire Ban-Level 2 - Wood fires restricted to select designated areas; gas, propane and charcoal allowed
The RV campground loop at Lake Easton State Park is closed through July 17, 2017 while electrical upgrades are completed. We appreciate your patience during this time.
By order of the Bureau of Reclamation, this park is closed to metal detecting indefinitely.
Lake Wenatchee - Metal Detecting no longer allowed.
Cleator Road is being graded over the next 10 days. The road develops large potholes, so each spring the road is graded and new gravel is brought in. Depending on the weather, the closure may be extended.
Equestrian Area Will Open Partially on Friday June 23. The Equestrian Area - Boundary Line Trail will remain closed due to extremely wet and unsafe trail conditions. The equestrian campsites will be open on a first come, first served basis.
The Jackson House and the surrounding park area will be closed through mid-May 2017 while State Parks makes much-needed improvements and historically accurate upgrades. This work is the first phase of a two-phase capital improvement project that will...
Four primitive camping sites located adjacent to the river at Lewis and Clark Trail State Park are closed indefinitely due to flooding. We are hopeful that ground conditions will improve and repairs can be made for use by Memorial Day weekend.
Due to seasonal agricultural activities Rocky Reach Trail hours will be Noon to Dusk beginning April 1 through June 30.
The day use showers at Maryhill State Park are inoperative. There is no estimated reopening date at this time.
There are currently 4 portable toilets available at the summit. There are multiple stops along the way for restrooms, please plan accordingly.The road to Mount Constitution is being paved, causing some delays of up to 15 minutes. Please use extreme...
CORRECTION: There are 4 portable toilets available at the summit near Mount Constitution.
A contractor is going to be doing rock repair and stabilization on the tower until June 30 2017. During this time, the tower will be closed and parking will be limited, but you can still access the trails and views from the top.
Please be advised that current trail conditions include compact snow and ice on the trail to the lookout. Please use extra caution and plan accordingly. Hikers are advised to have proper outdoor attire, including sturdy hiking boots and plenty of food...
The boat pumpout at Mystery Bay will be temporarily out of service until further notice.
The Mystery Bay pumpout is currently out of service but is expected to be back in service after the first week in June.
The composting toilet is being replaced at Obstruction Pass State in the main parking area. During this time there will portable toilets available in the mai parking area, as well as the toilets in the camping area for guests.
Hiking access to both Dirty Harry’s Balcony and Summit will be temporarily closed beginning July 5, 2015 due to heavy equipment operations to decommission old forest roads and to renovate area trails. The Far Side Trailhead will remain open during...
The boat sewage pumpout at Orondo River Park has been removed. Daroga State Park has a portable toilet dump station but there are now no boat pumpouts near Orondo.
As of 12:00 pm on Thursday, June 22, 2017 the fire near Palouse Falls has reignited . The park is being evacuated and will be closed until the fire danger has passed. Please check back here for updates.
Parking at Palouse Falls State Park is limited during high-use periods, such as weekends and holidays. Turnaround for vehicles with trailers and RVs is very difficult during these times. We recommend visitors avoid bringing vehicles to the park during...
Please be advised that venturing beyond the designated viewing area trails at the park is risky. We have posted warning signs at many locations in the park warning people of the risk. Travel beyond these signs is on unmarked, potentially hazardous trails...
The Port of Allyn's pumpout on the Allyn dock was damaged by a boat and is out of service until further notice.
A portion of the trail has collapsed east of Pe Ell, along the lake.
The Saint George's Put-in Trailhead located in the Little Spokane River Natural Area of Riverside State Park will open for the season on Saturday, June 24. It has remained closed later into the season this year due to flooding damage.For questions...
Beginning April 27, licensed pesticide contractors working for Washington State Parks will be spraying noxious weeds along the egress road and parking areas of the Nine Mile Recreation Area, under the power lines near Inland Road, along sections of the...
Attention Boaters: New docks are being installed at the main boat launch within Sacajawea State Park on June 19-22, 2017. During this time boats will NOT be able to launch. Other docks around the Park's shoreline will be available for boats to moor...
The staff at Saltwater State Park are aware of the situation and are working to get it fixed. Please call Dash Point State Park until the phones have been fixed at Saltwater (253)661-4955
Fires are not permitted at anytime in campground. Fires are permitted in fire pits in the day-use area when a burn ban is not in place.
Trails north of Satsop River closed until further notice Concerns for public safety prompted State Parks staff to close the East and West Loop trails, north of the Satsop River. Several large diameter trees have fallen across the trails. The trails will...
Due to an issue with the force main pump-outs will be done by staff and only on Tuesdays until the issue is resolved.
The Olympic Discovery Trail (ODT) is now open. The road to the moorage dock is temporarily closed as we complete construction. Visitors coming by land can access the dock area by parking on the campground side in the day use area. Walk to the moorage dock...
The trail is closed at South Whidbey State Park until further notice. Work will begin on repair in the late spring/ early summer. Please check back to see the status of the trail closure throughout the summer.
Our bathroom is getting renovated! Our campground restroom is closed for renovation from April 1st- July 1st. We will have port-a -potties available at the campground restroom location for campers.
Water is still accessible at Spencer Spit State Park during the construction.
By order of the Bureau of Reclamation, the park is closed to metal detecting indefinitely.
Fires are not permitted at any time.
No fires are allowed at any time.
The water will not be turned on until mid-May at Sucia Island State Park this year.
Water should be available at Fossil Bay on Friday May 26, 2017. Water at Echo and Shallow will be off until further notice.
The Washington State Department of Health has closed the beach at Tolmie State Park to shellfish harvesting through June 5, due to a sewage spill. The park is located near Olympia on the Nisqually Reach. For updates on the status of the beach closure,...
The Twanoh group camp is closed for the season due to access road damage.
The Schafer Road Ocean Beach Approach is permanently closed. The Bonge Road Ocean Beach Approach is typically open with occasional closures in the winter due to erosion issues.
Campsites 86 through 190, on the east side of Highway 105, have been permanently closed. State Parks stewardship staff completed an assessment of the trees in this area at Twin Harbor State Park and discovered conditions that could present a...
The eastside (Full hookups, park shop, etc.) of Twin Harbors is closed due to flooding. The main gates are shut and signed. The east section is on first come, first serve. The west side (tent camping, Cabins, Yurts) of the campground is open and...
Effective immediately, parking for access to Wallace Falls State Park on Ley Road will no longer be available. The City of Gold Bar has closed the road to parking. The Sheriff’s office will be issuing citations to vehicles parked on Ley Road. At this...
Due to high spring runoffs, dam flows and fluctuating water levels portions of the day use and boat launch may not be accessible. Please see the attached link for more information regarding high water hazards and issues.