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  1. State Parks announces final 2020 free days

    Posted on October 29, 2020

    Washington State Parks will offer two final free days for 2020 on Nov. 11 (Veterans Day) and Nov. 27 (day after Thanksgiving). On these free days, day-use visitors will not need a Discover Pass for vehicle access. Read on...
  2. State Parks announces winter camping, day-use schedule

    Posted on October 13, 2020

    Washington State Parks today announced its 2020-21 winter schedule, with more than 100 parks remaining open for camping or day-use activities. State parks offer ample opportunities for those who enjoy camping in the winter months Read on...
  1. Sno-Park permits go on sale Nov. 1

    Posted on October 8, 2020

    The Washington State Parks Winter Recreation Program reminds winter recreation enthusiasts that Sno-Park permits will be available for purchase beginning Nov. 1. Read on...
  2. Washington State Parks’ 2021 calendar on sale now

    Posted on October 1, 2020

    The Washington State Parks 2021 wall calendar makes a great holiday gift and is now available for purchase. Read on...
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  1. RV blog Lisa Daniels Grayland site

    Finding a new way to roll in 2020: RVing at state parks

    The pandemic has cut travel plans short in 2020. But it's also given rise to a growing interest in recreational vehicles. Learn from the pros about how to get rolling on a new way to vacation and some RVing tips and tricks on our Adventure Awaits blog! Additional Info...
  2. Interpretive Specialist David McWalter poses in front of Dry Falls area

    Live from Washington State Parks: Virtual interpretive programs!

    We're bringing the outside in! Most of our interpretive centers are closed due to COVID-19. But our interpretive specialists are connecting you with virtual programs on our via Facebook Live. Join our #AskaWaRanger or #GoldendaleObservations programs! FIND US ON FACEBOOK