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  1. Parks commission to meet with governor next week

    Posted on January 17, 2020

    The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will meet with Gov. Jay Inslee next week at the Capitol. Read on...
  2. Snowmobile Safety Awareness Week runs Jan. 18-26

    Posted on January 16, 2020

    Washington State Parks’ Winter Recreation Program and the Washington State Snowmobile Association (WSSA) announce that Snowmobile Safety Awareness Week begins this Saturday, Jan. 18, and runs through Sunday, Jan. 26. Read on...
  1. State Parks hiring seasonal park aides for summer 2020 season

    Posted on January 16, 2020

    Washington State Parks announces its annual recruitment for hundreds of seasonal park aides for the 2020 summer season. Each summer, State Parks employs 400 park aides and 45 senior park aides to work the busy season — April through September. Read on...
  2. Public invited to learn about recommendations for Alta Lake and Bridgeport state parks

    Posted on January 15, 2020

    Washington State Parks will hold a public meeting to share preliminary recommendations for recreation and land use at Alta Lake and Bridgeport state parks. Read on...
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  1. State Parks Guide interior page

    State Parks Guide

    It may be cold and rainy outside, but you can start planning your spring/summer getaway now! The Washington State Parks Guide helps make planning easy! This beautiful, 360+ page guide features hundreds of full-color photos and a ton of park information. Read More