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Alta Lake State Park

2 Alerts
July 13, 2021 10:00 AM

Air quality- fair to poor

Due to smoke from area wildfires, air quality and visibility are fair to poor (depending on weather patterns, such as wind and temperature). There is currently no threat to Alta Lake State Park for active wildfires.

June 24, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Anderson Lake State Park

3 Alerts
June 24, 2021 8:31 AM

Anderson Lake closed to all water-based activities

Due to a rise in the level of toxins produced by an algae bloom, Washington State Parks has closed Anderson Lake to fishing, boating, and swimming. Exposure to the toxins in the water can cause serious illness or death to pets and people. For more...

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June 23, 2021 4:11 PM

Trails closed

Due to flooding caused by beaver dams, the entire Lakeside Trail is closed until further notice. The Savage Memorial Trail is also closed at the flood point on the southern portion of the trail.

June 21, 2021

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Battle Ground Lake State Park

1 Alert
September 28, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Bay View State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Beacon Rock Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Beacon Rock State Park

3 Alerts
July 19, 2021 2:00 PM

Beacon Rock boat launch dock and launch lane partially closed for repairs

Beacon Rock boat launch dock will be closed for repairs Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, July 26th-28th. The boat launch will be down to one lane, which will have intermittent, undetermined closures.

July 15, 2021 8:00 AM

Beacon Rock Technical Climbing Open (with exception)

Effective 8 a.m. July 15th, Beacon Rock will open for technical rock climbing with the following exception: East Face is permanently closed for the protection of rare species, as well as cultural and historical resources. Please contact the park office at...

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June 28, 2021 9:07 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas / propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas / propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Belfair State Park

3 Alerts
May 7, 2021 3:06 PM

Road resurfacing project may affect travel times to park

Due to the ongoing WSDOT paving project on SR 300 between Belfair and Belfair State Park, travelers can expect one-way alternating traffic and significant delays on the highway between 6 a.m. and 3 p.m. on weekdays until further notice.
Additional...

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September 8, 2020 9:10 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

August 13, 2020 9:39 AM

Recreational shellfish harvesting closed at Belfair State Park

Belfair State Park is closed for all shellfish harvesting at this time. It will reopen Aug. 1 and close Sept. 30.

Birch Bay State Park

1 Alert
July 22, 2021 6:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Blake Island State Park

7 Alerts
July 9, 2021

Buoy Maintenance and Inspections

The buoys at Blake will be getting inspected and possible maintenance from 2-4 Aug. Please be mindful of workers in the area. You maybe required to move buoy locations temporarily. For questions please contact park office 360-731-8330.

July 2, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 14, 2021 8:45 AM

Argosy Ferry Schedule Modification

The Argosy ferry is temporarily unavailable. They will resume their schedule 18 June 2021. The fast ferry will resume 28 June. Please see website for full schedule.

May 18, 2021 9:12 AM

Moorage Rules and Information

Moorage is limited to 3 consecutive nights and boats larger than 45ft are not permitted to moor on buoys. Boats greater than 45ft must use dock.

March 23, 2021 12:55 PM

Buoy Limits

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.

March 11, 2021

Marina Pump-out Station Closed

The marina pump-out station is currently closed due to maintenance issues until further notice. Contact the park office for further information.

July 13, 2020

Shellfish seasons and closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes

Blake Island State Park Pumpout

1 Alert
March 11, 2021 2:24 PM

Temporary closure

The pumpout station at Blake Island Marina will be temporarily closed until further notice due to electrical issues.

Blind Island State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.
No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Bogachiel State Park

2 Alerts
July 15, 2021 2:42 PM

Trailer dump station closed for repair

Trailer dump station is closed for repairs.

July 2, 2021 7:10 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Bottle Beach State Park

1 Alert
June 21, 2021 8:00 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Bridgeport State Park

3 Alerts
July 13, 2021 10:00 AM

Air quality- fair to poor

Due to smoke from area wildfires, air quality and visibility are fair to poor (depending on weather patterns, such as wind and temperature). There is currently no threat to Bridgeport State Park for active wildfires.

July 13, 2021 10:00 AM

High levels of blue and green algae present on Rufus Woods Lake

Rufus Woods Lake which is accessible from Bridgeport State Park has high levels of blue and green algae present. The Department of Health recommends that people and pets stay out of areas with toxic algae blooms. For more information about this toxic...

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June 25, 2021 9:36 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Bridle Trails State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Brooks Memorial State Park

2 Alerts
June 23, 2021 8:35 AM

Trails on east side of Brooks Memorial closed to the public

Due to extreme fire danger, the trails on the east side of Brooks Memorial (the Brooks back country on the east side of the Learning Center) are closed to the public until further notice. For more information, please call (509) 773-4611.

June 21, 2021 9:43 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Cama Beach State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Camano Island State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

February 7, 2020 5:20 PM

Canyon Trail reopened

The Canyon Trail at Camano Island State Park has been fully repaired and is now open.

Camp Wooten Environmental Learning Center

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 4, 2020 2:49 PM

Park closed

This park will remain closed beyond May 5. We are working on the best approach and timing for reopening this and other closed parks.

Cape Disappointment State Park

4 Alerts
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 21, 2021 2:49 PM

Access to the Cape Disappointment Lighthouse has been closed.

Access to the Cape Disappointment Lighthouse has been closed by the Coast Guard. This closure includes the latter part of the Cape Disappointment trail from the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center to the Lighthouse and access to Dead Man's Cove.

June 21, 2021 1:31 PM

North Head Lighthouse is closed for tours until further notice due to COVID 19.

North Head Lighthouse is closed for tours until further notice due to COVID 19. You may still see the lighthouse from the outside.

June 9, 2021 1:47 PM

Area D sites 181-231 these are all now able to be reserved.

There are no longer any first come first serve sites in Area D sites 181-231 these are all now able to be reserved.

Centennial Trail State Park

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021 3:02 PM

Reroute complete and trailhead open

Centennial Trail reroute of the dedicated trail from Carlson Trailhead to Sontag Park is now open. Carlson Trailhead is also reopened for day-use parking. Construction crews and equipment will be in the area to finish final details. Please be advised some...

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June 21, 2021 3:42 PM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Clark Island State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Columbia Hills State Park

3 Alerts
July 19, 2021 11:50 AM

Railroad crossing closed for maintenance July 21-22

The BNSF Rail Road crossing that provides vehicle access to the Columbia River at Columbia Hills State Park will be closed July 21-22 for maintenance.

Boaters wishing to access this area of the Columbia River during this temporary closure can do so at...

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July 15, 2021 12:39 PM

Arbor crew work scheduled for July 26-29 throughout park

Arbor crews will be at work July 26-29 mitigating potential tree hazards throughout Maryhill and Columbia Hills State Park’s day-use and campground areas. Arborists will accommodate campers and day-use visitors to the best of their ability. However,...

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June 24, 2021 11:26 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Columbia Plateau Trail

2 Alerts
June 9, 2021

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

September 9, 2020

Trail closure from Burr Canyon to Box Canyon due to fire damage - until further notice

On September 7, 2020 a wind driven wildfire burned from the Pasco-Kahlotus Rd. to the Snake River at Windust, WA. The fire burned an approximate 6.0 mile section on the Columbia Plateau trail including four (4) trestles from Burr Canyon to Box Canyon....

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Conconully State Park

1 Alert
June 24, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Crawford State Park

1 Alert
July 1, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Curlew Lake State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 11:34 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Cutts Island State Park

3 Alerts
June 21, 2021 8:00 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

July 29, 2020 1:43 PM

Limited moorage buoy availability

We have recently experienced a substantial loss of moorage buoys throughout the South Sound marine area - expect limited availability.

May 7, 2015

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

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.

Daroga State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 11:38 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Dash Point State Park

2 Alerts
July 21, 2021 5:32 PM

No water in campground

Lower loop campground restrooms will be closed on June 22 for repairs. Upper loop restrooms remain open.

July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Deception Pass State Park

5 Alerts
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Effective at 5:00pm on July 2, 2021 until further notice: gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

September 8, 2020 2:09 PM

Sand Dune Interpretive Trail damage

The Sand Dune Interpretive Trail pavement is damaged. The trail does not currently meet ADA standards.

January 14, 2020

Bowman Bay pier closed

Due to unsafe conditions, the Bowman Bay pier is closed indefinitely. We apologize for the inconvenience.

September 12, 2019 10:39 AM

Bowman Bay playground closed

Due to unsafe conditions, the Bowman Bay playground is closed indefinitely. It is unknown at this time whether repairs will be made or if the playground will be replaced. We apologize for the inconvenience.

March 13, 2019 12:26 PM

Bridges to undergo repairs

Beginning Spring 2019, contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will begin a two-year project to repair, restore and repaint the Deception Pass Bridge and Canoe Pass Bridge. The project will repair corroded...

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Doe Island State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Dosewallips State Park

4 Alerts
July 2, 2021 7:10 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 3, 2021 11:00 AM

Day-use area construction

A construction project is scheduled between June 7, 2021 and August 31, 2021 in the day-use area east of Highway 101. Work is scheduled Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Day use visitors may encounter temporary closures of the parking area...

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April 30, 2021 3:08 PM

Construction in the campground

A restroom and campsite construction project is taking place near sites 61-70, 129, 130 and the Platform Tents. Visitors can expect construction Monday through Friday.

May 8, 2015

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes

Doug's Beach State Park

1 Alert
June 21, 2021 2:35 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Dry Falls Visitor Center

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Eagle Island State Park

2 Alerts
June 21, 2021

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

July 29, 2020 1:44 PM

Limited moorage buoy availability

We have recently experienced a substantial loss of moorage buoys throughout the South Sound marine area - expect limited availability.

Federation Forest State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Fields Spring State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Flaming Geyser State Park

3 Alerts
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

February 20, 2020 1:14 PM

Trail closures

The Bubbling Geyser, Upper River and the Fisherman's trails just east of the lodge in the main day-use area are closed until further notice due to unstable slopes from recent landslides.

August 22, 2017 11:35 AM

There is currently no potable water available at Flaming Geyser State Park.

There is currently no potable water available at Flaming Geyser State Park.

Fort Casey State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

April 16, 2021 10:51 AM

Docks are in for the 2021 boating season

One string of floating docks has been returned to the water for the season at the Keystone boat launch. Planning and permit approvals continue for the breakwater installation and complete boat dock replacement project.

Fort Columbia State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 9:46 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Fort Ebey State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 15, 2021 2:53 PM

Sewer project on trail - Gun Battery to campground

A few weeks of construction on the Fort Ebey sewer will begin on Wednesday, June 16. The trail between the Gun Battery and the campground will be closed. Expect some noise. Minimal work will also take place in the campground.

Fort Flagler State Park

6 Alerts
July 1, 2021 2:09 PM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

April 30, 2021 12:22 PM

Mystery Bay mooring buoys closed

The mooring buoys at Mystery Bay State Park will be closed for maintenance until further notice. For further information call 360-385-1259.

August 24, 2020 1:51 PM

Interpretive tours cancelled

Due to the ever changing situation with the COVID-19 virus, all interpretive tours are cancelled until further notice.

August 24, 2020 8:53 AM

Winter Water Supply

Due to possible freezing temperatures, the water at each campsite is turned off from November through March 31st. A potable water supply is located in campsite #93

August 24, 2020

Emergency Closure of the North/Port Townsend Side Boat Launch

The North/ Port Townsend side boat launch in Fort Flagler has been closed due to exposed rebar that poses a safety hazard to vehicles and boat trailers. The South/Kilisut Harbor boat launch is still open and available for use.

August 24, 2020

Shellfish seasons and closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Fort Simcoe State Park

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 21, 2021 11:09 AM

Alcohol Restrictions

Alcohol is not permitted at Fort Simcoe State Park. This policy is strictly enforced throughout the park, including reserved picnic shelters.

Fort Townsend State Park

3 Alerts
July 1, 2021 2:26 PM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 27, 2021 1:36 PM

Mooring buoys closed

The mooring buoys at Fort Townsend State Park are closed for maintenance until further notice.

August 24, 2020

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Fort Worden State Park

8 Alerts
July 21, 2021 9:08 AM

Upper Forest Campground Bathroom Construction

The restroom and showers in the Upper Forest Campground will be under construction from April 30 - September 16, 2021. Portable toilets will be available in the Upper Forest campground. The nearest available flushing restrooms and showers will be at the...

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July 16, 2021 9:00 AM

Boat launch is open for use at your own risk

Fort Worden boat launch is open for use at your own risk. The launch may become very sandy. Four wheel drive vehicles are highly recommended. Launching during periods of low tides not recommended. Boat launch open July 16 until mid September.

July 1, 2021 2:47 PM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 18, 2021 3:11 PM

Rothschild House Museum closed

Rothschild House at Fort Worden Historical State Park in Port Townsend will remain closed until later this summer or fall. Enjoy the gardens around the house and take in the view with a picnic. Or take a virtual tour here: https://loom.ly/8zRhKSk

August 24, 2020 3:17 PM

Winter Water Supply

Due to possible freezing temperatures, the water in both campgrounds will be turned off from November through March 15th. Exact dates are dependent upon the weather. A potable water supply is located near the entrance to the campground.

August 24, 2020 2:58 PM

Museum and gift shop closed

To comply with Governor Inslee's mandate, the Coast Artillery Museum and the Friends of Fort Worden gift shop are both closed until further notice.

August 24, 2020 9:49 AM

Fort Worden floating dock closed

Emergency Closure: The floating dock at the Fort Worden pier is out of service until further notice due to recent storm damage. Until necessary repairs are made, incoming vessels will be unable to access this location/facility.

August 24, 2020

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

March 12, 2020 4:01 PM

Gate installed at north end of park for motorized access

State Parks recently installed a gate at the north end of the Ginkgo State Park property, where the access road continues on to lands managed by the Department of Fish and Wildlife.

The new gate and permit process will operate the same way as the...

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Goldendale Observatory State Park

2 Alerts
June 21, 2021 3:53 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime and there are no barbecue facilities available.

April 2, 2021

Goldendale Observatory is reopening soon at limited capacity.

Starting April 24th 2021, afternoon programs will be offered Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm. Evening programs are not being offered at this time. If you'd like to make an afternoon visit appointment, please review "Interpretive Opportunities" on the...

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Grayland Beach State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Beach fires are also banned.

Griffiths-Priday State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Hope Island State Park - Mason

3 Alerts
June 21, 2021

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

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July 29, 2020 1:45 PM

Limited moorage buoy availability

We have recently experienced a substantial loss of moorage buoys throughout the South Sound marine area - expect limited availability.

December 13, 2013 7:51 AM

No Pets Allowed

Pets are not allowed on the island.

Hope Island State Park - Skagit

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Ike Kinswa State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 7:05 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

August 1, 2019 7:45 AM

Attention boaters: Boat launch ends abruptly

Attention boaters: The boat launch at Ike Kinswa State Park (on Mayfield Lake) ends abruptly due to material washing out at the base of the concrete ramp and leaving a 10-inch drop. Signs are in place indicating where the drop off occurs. Be aware that...

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Illahee State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

July 13, 2020

Shellfish seasons and closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Islands Marine Center Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Jackson House

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

James Island State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

November 16, 2020 11:13 AM

Currently no water available.

The water reserve is currently out until further notice.

Jarrell Cove State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 9:50 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 7, 2021 1:16 PM

Mooring buoy registration by phone available at Jarrell Cove State Park

ATTENTION BOATERS: Beginning June 1, 2021, when you tie up to a mooring buoy at Jarrell Cove State Park, you can register and pay from the convenience of your mobile phone. Simply call the phone number listed on the mooring buoy and give the operators the...

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Jarrell Cove State Park Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Joemma Beach State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 9:52 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 8, 2015

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes

Jones Island State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Joseph Whidbey State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Kanaskat-Palmer State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

March 17, 2020 2:37 PM

Welcome station closed

Due to COVID 19 and mandated social distancing, the welcome station will be temporarily closed to the public. Use the side drive-up window during opening hours: 1-3 p.m. Friday-Monday.

Kinney Point State Park

1 Alert
June 21, 2021

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Kitsap Memorial State Park

3 Alerts
July 2, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 14, 2021 12:38 PM

Heritage Area- Log Hall Reservations

The Heritage area is currently open for reservations. You can book your reservation by calling (888) 226-7688 or on line at

July 13, 2020

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Shellfish harvesting in the park is closed until further notice. Clam and oyster populations have declined and are insufficient for harvesting.

Klickitat State Park Trail

2 Alerts
June 21, 2021 2:26 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

June 3, 2021 9:07 AM

Klickitat Trail - Swale Canyon closed due to high fire danger effective 6/4/2021

Swale Canyon closed due to high fire danger effective 6/4/2021 until further notice

Kopachuck State Park

3 Alerts
July 2, 2021 10:09 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

September 29, 2020 11:12 AM

Campgrounds Closed Permanently

Kopachuck State Park is open for day-use only. Due to hazardous trees in the forest, the campground area is closed permanently.

January 25, 2018

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Oyster Season April 1 to May 31
Clam Season April 1 to May 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.

Lake Chelan State Park

2 Alerts
July 13, 2021 10:00 AM

The Central Lakes Area is experiencing intermittent smoke patterns due to area wildfires.

The Central Lakes Area consists of Lake Chelan, Twenty-five Mile Creek, Alta Lake and Bridgeport State Parks

June 25, 2021 8:47 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Lake Easton State Park

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

September 29, 2020 11:14 AM

Metal Detecting Prohibited

By order of the Bureau of Reclamation, this park is closed to metal detecting indefinitely.

Lake Sammamish State Park

2 Alerts
July 21, 2021 4:00 PM

Seafair Triathlon - July 25, 2021

Park users are advised that there will be many participants in the park until approximately noon. Parking may be limited.

July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Lake Sylvia State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Lake Wenatchee State Park

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

September 29, 2020 11:17 AM

Lake Wenatchee - Metal Detecting no longer allowed.

Lake Wenatchee - Metal Detecting no longer allowed.

Larrabee State Park

2 Alerts
July 22, 2021 6:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

July 1, 2019 8:31 AM

There is no ADA beach access within the park

There is no ADA beach access within Larrabee State Park. All beach access areas have uneven terrain and/or steps.

Leadbetter Point State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 9:47 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime

December 26, 2017

Trail System at Leadbetter State Park & Willapa Bay Wildlife Refuge Subject to Seasonal Flooding

The trail system at Leadbetter State Park and the Willapa Bay Wildlife Refuge are impacted by seasonal flooding and are impassable during the winter months.

Lewis and Clark State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 7:05 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 28, 2019

Wading pool is closed

Wading pool is closed until further notice.

Lewis and Clark Trail State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Lime Kiln Point State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Lincoln Rock State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Lyons Ferry State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Manchester State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

July 13, 2020

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes

Maryhill State Park

3 Alerts
July 15, 2021 12:41 PM

Arbor crew work scheduled for July 26-29 throughout park

Arbor crews will be at work July 26-29 mitigating potential tree hazards throughout Maryhill and Columbia Hills State Park’s day-use and campground areas. Arborists will accommodate campers and day-use visitors to the best of their ability. However,...

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June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

March 1, 2021 12:19 PM

Showers in day-use area are inoperable

The showers in the day-use area at Maryhill State Park continue to be inoperable. There is no estimated reopening date at this time.

Matia Island State Park

2 Alerts
July 13, 2021 8:00 AM

Buoy repair will affect park moorage

The months-long maintenance project will service all salvageable state-owned, public mooring buoys to ensure they are in top condition for boaters.

Any buoys that cannot be repaired will be included in a future effort to fully replace destroyed buoys.
...

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June 25, 2021 11:19 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

McMicken Island State Park

2 Alerts
June 24, 2021 11:19 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

July 29, 2020 1:46 PM

Limited moorage buoy availability

We have recently experienced a substantial loss of moorage buoys throughout the South Sound marine area - expect limited availability.

Millersylvania State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Moran State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

July 1, 2021

Vacation house closure

The Moran vacation house will close to the public May 1, 2022.

Mount Pilchuck State Park

1 Alert
June 24, 2021 11:21 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Mount Spokane State Park

1 Alert
June 24, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Mount St. Helens Visitor Center

1 Alert
May 4, 2020 3:56 PM

Visitor center closed

The Mount St. Helens Visitor Center is closed for construction and renovation.

Mystery Bay State Park

3 Alerts
July 2, 2021 11:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

April 30, 2021 12:20 PM

Mooring buoys closed

The mooring buoys at Mystery Bay will be closed for maintenance until further notice. For further information call 360-385-1259.

May 7, 2015

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Mystery Bay State Park Pumpout

1 Alert
July 19, 2018 9:18 AM

Pump-out operational

The pump-out is now operational

Navy Training Proposal

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Nine Mile Recreation Area

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Nolte State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Obstruction Pass State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Ocean City State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Olallie State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Olmstead Place State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 11:27 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Pacific Beach State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.
No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Pacific Pines State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Palouse Falls State Park

3 Alerts
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.



Additional restrictions: No smoking.

June 1, 2021 11:05 AM

Limited parking at Palouse Falls during high-use periods

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...

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June 1, 2021

Palouse Falls trail warning

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...

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Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail

4 Alerts
June 25, 2021 11:29 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

May 4, 2021 9:00 AM

Snoqualmie Tunnel is open

The Snoqualmie Tunnel is open for the 2021 season. Early season conditions may exist: Snow and Debris west of the tunnel.

April 29, 2021 11:45 AM

Renslow Trestle is now open for recreation

Renslow Trestle, located 6 miles east of the town of Kittitas, in Kittitas County is now open for non-motorized recreation.

September 9, 2020 8:27 AM

Trail detours in effect due to fire damaged trestle bridges

Trail detours are in effect on the Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail due to several train trestle bridges damaged by fire in September of 2020.

Fire Damage to Crab Creek Trestle results in a 7-mile detour on Lower Crab Creek Road starting 4 miles...

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Paradise Point State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:30 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Patos Island State Park

2 Alerts
July 13, 2021 8:00 AM

Buoy repair will affect park moorage

The months-long maintenance project will service all salvageable state-owned, public mooring buoys to ensure they are in top condition for boaters.

Any buoys that cannot be repaired will be included in a future effort to fully replace destroyed buoys.
...

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July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Peace Arch State Park

3 Alerts
July 22, 2021 6:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 19, 2020 12:44 PM

Canadian side of Peace Arch closed

Peace Arch Historical State Park is open for day use. However, British Columbia parks has closed Peace Arch Provincial Park until further notice, Parks staff is working closely with BC Parks to support their closure through signage and outreach to...

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June 1, 2020 1:28 PM

Camping tents are not allowed on park property.

Camping tents are not allowed to be set up inside the park and there is no camping permitted within the park. For more information, please call the park office at (360) 332-8221.

Pearrygin Lake State Park

5 Alerts
July 20, 2021 1:03 PM

Park closed

Pearrygin Lake State Park is being evacuated due to nearby fires. The park will remain closed until further notice. Overnight guests scheduled to arrive today or tomorrow will receive full refunds, including transaction fees.

We’re monitoring the...

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June 25, 2021 8:07 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 28, 2021

Upper Rex Derr Trailhead

Vehicle access to the upper Rex Derr trailhead March 15th-December 1st, depending on snow pack, will be accessed through the new consolidated park entrance towards the East Campground and Day use area. Signs direct vehicle traffic up the hill to the...

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January 26, 2021 1:54 PM

New park entrance

Entrance consolidation project has been completed. The east and west park entrances will be closed indefinitely to through traffic. Visitors may access parks through new entrance at 625 Bear Creek Road.

August 27, 2020 8:00 AM

ORV use not permitted at Pearrygin Lake State Park

The use of motorized off road vehicles (ORVs) including ATVs and UTVs is not permitted at Pearrygin Lake State Park. For information on Okanogan County Roads open for ORV use visit the link below.

Penrose Point State Park

4 Alerts
July 2, 2021 8:27 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

August 13, 2020 9:49 AM

Penrose Point trail damage

The Penrose Point trail has experienced some damage. Until crews are able to make full repairs, anticipate partial closures. Please adhere to all posted signs and warnings.

April 11, 2019 8:44 AM

Boat pumpout is unavailable

The boat pumpout at Penrose Point is currently out of service while repairs are being made.

May 8, 2015

Shellfish seasons and closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Penrose Point State Park Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Pleasant Harbor State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 11:32 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Posey Island State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Potholes State Park

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021 8:49 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

December 2, 2013 3:45 PM

Metal detecting prohibited

By order of the Bureau of Reclamation, this park is closed to metal detecting indefinitely.

Potlatch State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 7:10 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 3, 2021 3:16 PM

Recreational shellfish harvesting closed at Potlatch State Park

As of May 1, recreational shellfishing at Potlatch State Park on Hood Canal is CLOSED. Normally, the season is open through Sept. 15. However, we've had to close the season early this year due to the heavy harvest from sport harvesters last year....

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Rainbow Falls State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Rasar State Park

2 Alerts
July 13, 2021 10:28 AM

Campsites 39-48 subject to construction noise/activity through August

Construction of a new park bathroom and tree removal begins July 19 at Rasar, and continues Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. until mid to late August. Campsites 39-48, and especially 39, 40, 44 and 45 will be subject to noise and construction activity...

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July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Reed Island State Park

2 Alerts
June 25, 2021 11:34 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

September 29, 2020 11:34 AM

Closed to camping

Riverside State Park

1 Alert
June 24, 2021 3:45 PM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Rockport State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Sacajawea State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Saddlebag Island State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Saint Edward State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 7, 2021 8:00 AM

Now open The Lodge at Saint Edward State Park

Now Open

The Lodge at Saint Edward State Park

Enjoy rejuvenating spa treatments, inspired bars and restaurants, convenient meeting and event spaces, and a wide range of activities and amenities. When you’re not out exploring, the serene accommodations...

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Saltwater State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 11:36 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Scenic Beach State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Schafer State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Seaquest State Park

2 Alerts
July 22, 2021 12:20 PM

Park Telephone Temporarily Out of Service

The Park telephone is temporarily out of service. The park can be reached by calling (360) 274-4522.

July 2, 2021 7:13 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Sequim Bay State Park

4 Alerts
July 2, 2021 7:10 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

March 4, 2019 1:00 PM

Road to moorage dock is closed

The road to the moorage dock is closed. Visitors coming by land can access the dock by parking in the campground day-use area. Walk across the Olympic Discovery Trail Bridge, take the old road that forks easterly, and then head towards the water.

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December 20, 2017

Group camp closed indefinitely

Washington State Parks has closed the group camp at Sequim Bay State Park due to the instability of the ground, including ongoing shifting and sloughing. The group camp restroom had been sliding towards the bay, and the area was becoming unstable. For...

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May 7, 2015

Shellfish seasons and closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Shine Tidelands State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 11:39 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Skagit Island State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

South Whidbey State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Spencer Spit State Park

3 Alerts
July 14, 2021 11:00 AM

Park restroom maintenance

Due to plumbing issues and ongoing repairs, flush toilets may not be available. Portable restrooms are provided.

July 13, 2021 8:00 AM

Buoy repair will affect park moorage

The months-long maintenance project will service all salvageable state-owned, public mooring buoys to ensure they are in top condition for boaters.

Any buoys that cannot be repaired will be included in a future effort to fully replace destroyed buoys.
...

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July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Spring Creek Hatchery State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 11:40 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Squak Mountain State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 11:41 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Squilchuck State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:29 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Steamboat Rock State Park

5 Alerts
July 23, 2021 1:04 PM

Northrup Canyon Trail closed

Due to the active fire in the area, Northrup Canyon Trail is closed.

July 23, 2021 10:30 AM

Steamboat Rock Campground is open

The Steamboat Rock campground and all access routs are open

June 25, 2021 3:31 PM

Boat in campsites permanently closed.

The 12 boat in campsites are permanently closed. This area has now become a day use only beach.

June 25, 2021 9:31 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Jones Bay and Osborn Bay
Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

December 2, 2013 4:34 PM

Metal detecting prohibited

By order of the Bureau of Reclamation, the park is closed to metal detecting indefinitely.

Steptoe Battlefield State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Steptoe Butte State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Stuart Island State Park

3 Alerts
July 13, 2021 8:00 AM

Buoy repair will affect park moorage

The months-long maintenance project will service all salvageable state-owned, public mooring buoys to ensure they are in top condition for boaters.

Any buoys that cannot be repaired will be included in a future effort to fully replace destroyed buoys.
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July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 18, 2021 9:00 AM

Drinkable water available

Drinking water will be available on Stuart Island beginning May 18.

Sucia Island State Park

3 Alerts
July 12, 2021 8:00 AM

Buoy repair will affect park moorage

The months-long maintenance project will service all salvageable state-owned, public mooring buoys to ensure they are in top condition for boaters.

Any buoys that cannot be repaired will be included in a future effort to fully replace destroyed buoys.
...

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July 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 18, 2021 9:00 AM

Drinking water available

Drinking water is available at Fossil Bay and Shallow Bay.

Sun Lakes-Dry Falls State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 9:00 AM

Burn Ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Tolmie State Park

2 Alerts
July 2, 2021 12:01 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 8, 2015

Shellfish seasons and closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Triton Cove State Park

3 Alerts
June 21, 2021 11:44 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

May 17, 2021 10:04 AM

Limited parking/boat ramp changes in affect for the 2021 shrimp fishing season

Limited space is available for truck/trailer combinations and single vehicles at Triton Cove State Park and no overflow parking is available.
Parking in areas other than designated parking areas is strictly prohibited and can result in citations and/or...

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May 8, 2015

Shellfish seasons and closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Turn Island State Park

1 Alert
June 21, 2021 11:45 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Twanoh State Park

3 Alerts
July 2, 2021 9:54 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

May 13, 2021 3:31 PM

Limited parking/boat ramp changes in affect for the 2021 shrimp fishing season

Limited space is available for truck/trailer combinations and single vehicles at Twanoh State Park and no overflow parking is available.
Parking in areas other than designated parking areas, such as highway and park road shoulders is strictly prohibited...

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May 11, 2021 10:26 AM

Twanoh shellfish harvest information

Clam and mussel seasons open from August 1 through September 30, 2021 only.
Oyster season open for harvest year-round. For more information please visit the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife website.

Twanoh State Park Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park

2 Alerts
July 13, 2021 10:00 AM

The Central Lakes Area is still experiencing intermittent smoke patterns due to area wildfires.

The Central Lakes Area consists of Lake Chelan, Twenty-five Mile Creek, Alta Lake and Bridgeport State Parks

June 25, 2021 8:50 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Twin Harbors State Park

3 Alerts
July 2, 2021

Burn ban - level 3

Beach fires are also banned.

December 2, 2016

Campsites 86 thru 190 permanently closed

Due to fungal tree rot, campsites 86 through 190 on the east side of Highway 105 have been permanently closed. This area is completely closed to all park visitors, and barricades have been placed at the entrance to this area.

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December 2, 2016

Information regarding ocean beach approaches

The Schafer Road acean beach approach is permanently closed. The Bonge Road Ocean Beach Approach is typically open with occasional closures in the winter due to erosion issues.

Volunteer Program

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Wallace Falls State Park

1 Alert
July 2, 2021 1:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Wanapum Recreational Area

1 Alert
June 21, 2021 6:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.
No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Washington State Parks - Statewide Emergency

2 Alerts
July 20, 2021 1:23 PM

PEARRYGIN LAKE STATE PARK CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Pearrygin Lake State Park is being evacuated due to nearby fires. The park will remain closed until further notice. Overnight guests scheduled to arrive today or tomorrow will receive full refunds, including transaction fees.

We’re monitoring the...

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July 2, 2021 8:00 AM

BURN BAN IN AFFECT AT ALL STATE PARKS

Effective July 2, and until further notice, all state parks and ocean beaches in the Seashore Conservation Area are under a Level 3 or higher burn ban. With extreme hot and dry conditions affecting the entire state, the campfire ban is necessary to help...

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Wenatchee Confluence State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Westport Light State Park

2 Alerts
June 21, 2021 11:49 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

September 3, 2020 9:45 AM

Science Equipment at Westport Light

Scientists from Oregon State University and the University of Washington have installed antennas and data recording equipment at several coastal locations, including Westport Light State Park. This equipment is part of a project known as NANOOS that maps...

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Willapa Hills State Park Trail

1 Alert
June 21, 2021 11:50 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Willie Keil's Grave State Park Heritage Site

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Winter Recreation

1 Alert
February 12, 2021 10:50 AM

Temporary Sno-Park open at 29 Pines

A temporary Sno-Park has been opened at 29 Pines in the Teanaway Community Forest for non-motorized winter recreation due to increased demand for snow-play areas. This park offers snow play, sledding and a snowshoe/ski blazed trail along the river. This...

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Yakima Sportsman State Park

1 Alert
June 25, 2021 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.