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Alta Lake State Park

1 Alert
September 28, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Anderson Lake State Park

4 Alerts
August 24, 2020 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.

August 24, 2020 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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August 24, 2020

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

June 25, 2020 11:17 AM

Anderson Lake State Park opening July 1st

Anderson Lake State Park is opening for day use on July 1st, 2020. Please remember that the park is closed to all water based activities due to high levels of toxic caused by algae blooms.

Battle Ground Lake State Park

1 Alert
October 2, 2020 8:59 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Bay View State Park

2 Alerts
November 13, 2020 12:23 PM

Winter water schedule now in effect

Water is shut off until April 1, at Bayview State Park's outdoor spigots, trailer dump and RV sites due to freezing temperatures. Potable water still available at main campground restroom.

September 28, 2020 9:04 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Beacon Rock Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Beacon Rock State Park

3 Alerts
October 6, 2020 9:06 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

July 10, 2020 2:16 PM

Technical Rock Climbing Open

The south face of Beacon Rock will open for technical rock climbing on July 15. The east face is permanently closed for the protection of natural resources. The northwest and west faces are currently open. The hiking trail to the top of Beacon Rock is...

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March 23, 2020 9:33 AM

Trailhead closure

The hiking trail to the top of Beacon Rock will remain closed due to COVID-19 safety concerns. All other trails and day-use areas are open.

Belfair State Park

3 Alerts
September 24, 2020 9:08 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

September 4, 2020 12:55 PM

Oyster harvesting closed at Belfair State Park

Oyster harvesting is closed at Belfair State Park as the harvest share was reached on Sept. 1. For more information, please visit the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife link below.

August 13, 2020 9:39 AM

Recreational shellfish harvesting closed at Belfair State Park

Starting Friday, August 14, clam and mussel seasons is closed at Belfair State Park due to record-setting participation. For more information please visit WDFW news online.

Birch Bay State Park

1 Alert
September 28, 2020 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Blake Island State Park

6 Alerts
September 4, 2020

Construction starting Sept 14

There will be construction starting on 14 Sept 2020 in the main park area until further notice. Use caution near construction sites.

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

July 10, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

June 29, 2020 1:53 PM

Tillicum Excursions 2020 postponed

Due to safety concerns from COVID-19 all Tillicum Excursions are postponed until further notice. Argosy Cruises are offering Evergreen Excursions to Blake Island. See website for more information.

May 31, 2019 10:19 AM

Pumpout out of service

The pumpout at Blake Island is out service due to an electrical issue. There is no estimated time for the pumpout to be back in service.

November 25, 2013 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.

Blake Island State Park Pumpout

1 Alert
May 24, 2019 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
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Bogachiel State Park

1 Alert
October 1, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Bottle Beach State Park

1 Alert
September 28, 2020 8:00 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Bridgeport State Park

2 Alerts
September 28, 2020 9:35 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

August 13, 2020 12:01 PM

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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Bridle Trails State Park

3 Alerts
May 5, 2020

Showers are temporarily closed

As parks reopen, visitors should understand there may be limited restroom facilities at some parks due to COVID-19 related public safety concerns. Please note the showers are closed temporarily at Bridle Trails.


Come prepared. Visitors may find...

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October 17, 2019 4:23 PM

Cougar and other wildlife sightings

In July, a cougar sighting was reported in the park. Other wildlife sightings have been reported as well including bobcats, black bears, coyotes and barred owls. These sightings can be especially concerning for equestrians. The following resources may be...

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June 30, 2016 1:21 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Brooks Memorial State Park

1 Alert
October 16, 2019 7:53 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Cama Beach State Park

7 Alerts
September 28, 2020 1:23 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

September 8, 2020 3:55 PM

Boat rentals through The Center for Wooden Boats concluded until Spring 2021

The Center for Wooden Boats has concluded boat rental service for the season. Boat rentals will be available again starting in Spring 2021.

May 20, 2020 1:11 PM

Cama Beach historic store closed until further notice

Because of the current health crisis, the historic store at Cama Beach State Park will be closed until further notice.

May 7, 2020 10:30 AM

All events cancelled until further notice

Due to the ongoing health crisis, all events at Cama Beach State Park will be cancelled until further notice.

March 17, 2020 1:24 PM

Cama Beach Cafe open for table service and takeout

Cama Beach Cafe is open for both table service and takeout following all current health guidelines. They are open for brunch on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. and dinner on Fridays and Saturdays from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

March 17, 2020 11:56 AM

Shuttle service temporarily unavailable

In order to maintain adherence to social distancing guidelines, Cama Beach State Park will be temporarily discontinuing shuttle service until further notice. If you have any questions or special concerns, please contact the Welcome Center at (360)...

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March 9, 2020 2:00 PM

CWB toy boat building canceled until further notice

Due to the current health crisis, the toy boat building activity at the Center for Wooden Boats has been cancelled until further notice.

Camano Island State Park

2 Alerts
September 28, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

May 27, 2020 10:52 AM

Life jacket loaner program temporarily suspended

The life jacket loaner program at Camano Island State Park has been temporarily suspended until further notice due to the ongoing health crisis. Please remember to bring life jackets for all members of your party if you will be boating.

Camp Wooten Environmental Learning Center

2 Alerts
October 6, 2020 10:10 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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

5 Alerts
October 15, 2020 11:44 AM

North Jetty road closure

North Jetty Road will partially close for approximately seven days beginning October 23, likely impacting access to the East Parking Lot near Waikiki Beach while Portland District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contractors repave and repair the road.
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October 2, 2020 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.

October 2, 2020 1:04 PM

Area D sites 181 - 231 are now able to be reserved for the summer May 1 - Oct. 31

Area D sites 181 - 231 are now able to be reserved nine months in advance from May 1 - Oct. 31.

These were formerly our first come first serve sites with minimal privacy.

September 28, 2020 11:01 AM

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.

Charcoal, Gas, and propane allowed.

June 4, 2020 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.

Centennial Trail State Park

1 Alert
September 9, 2020 3:29 PM

Burn ban - level 4

No open flames of any type.

No smoking allowed.

Trails and undeveloped areas may be closed to entry.

Internal RV stoves are allowed.

Clark Island State Park

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Columbia Hills State Park

1 Alert
September 27, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Columbia Plateau Trail

2 Alerts
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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July 28, 2020

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Conconully State Park

1 Alert
October 8, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Crawford State Park

1 Alert
May 4, 2020 2:50 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.

Curlew Lake State Park

1 Alert
September 28, 2020 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
September 28, 2020 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
September 24, 2020 2:21 PM

Burn ban - level 2

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.
Gas and propane allowed.
Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

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Dash Point State Park

2 Alerts
September 25, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

August 13, 2020 8:00 AM

Trail closures throughout the park

Construction will begin on August 19, 2020 for bridge replacement with trail closures throughout the park.

Deception Pass State Park

8 Alerts
November 19, 2020 9:40 AM

Pass Lake parking lot and boat ramp closed

The Pass Lake parking lot and boat ramp in Deception Pass State Park is CLOSED until further notice due to a sink hole that recently developed.

The parking lot is at the intersection of Rosario Road and State Route 20. There will be room enough at...

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September 25, 2020 1:28 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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.

August 20, 2020 11:22 AM

Toxic algae in Pass Lake

Current toxic algae concentrations make Pass Lake unsafe for people and pets. Do not swim. Keep children and pets away from the lake water. Licking water off fur can be fatal to dogs. Boating and fishing are allowed following the advice above.

January 14, 2020

Bowman Bay pier closed

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

September 17, 2019 10:10 AM

North Beach Trail closed

Due to ta rock slide, the North Beach Trail between the Deception Pass bridge parking lot and North Beach is currently closed until further notice. There is no anticipated date for reopening the trail at this time. Sorry 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
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Dosewallips State Park

2 Alerts
October 1, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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 26, 2015 2:35 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Dry Falls Visitor Center

2 Alerts
July 7, 2020 11:20 AM

Dry Falls Visitor Center Closed

Dry Falls Visitor Center is closed until further notice due to COVID 19.

October 2, 2017 10:45 AM

Umatilla Rock Trail wash out

The Umatilla Rock Trail has a section that is difficult to travel because of a switchback that has been washed out. The trail is navigable by hiking around the northeast point of Umatilla Rock to connect to the Dry Falls Lake Basin.

Eagle Island State Park

2 Alerts
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.

June 18, 2015

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

Federation Forest State Park

1 Alert
September 25, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Fields Spring State Park

1 Alert
October 6, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Flaming Geyser State Park

3 Alerts
September 25, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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

3 Alerts
October 8, 2020 12:00 PM

Keystone Harbor dredging and temporary dive park closure

The US Army Corp of Engineers will begin dredging activities at the Keystone ferry landing beginning Monday, Oct. 12th. Dredging of the harbor will occur overnight but transport of dredged material to the shoreline of the dive park will occur during...

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October 5, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

October 2, 2020 2:00 PM

Docks to be removed for the season on October 12

The docks at the Keystone boat ramp will be removed for the winter/spring season on Monday, October 12th. The boat ramp will remain open for use throughout this time. The docks will be returned to the water in early May, 2021.

Fort Columbia State Park

1 Alert
September 8, 2020 1:55 PM

Burn ban - level 3

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

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Fort Ebey State Park

1 Alert
October 5, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Fort Flagler State Park

6 Alerts
October 3, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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.

July 18, 2018 10:38 AM

Vacation housing closure notice

Due to construction, the Hospital Stewards House and Engineers House will be closed until August 1, 2020. The NCO Quarters North, and NCO Quarters South will be closed through September 1, 2020. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Fort Simcoe State Park

3 Alerts
October 12, 2020 10:30 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

September 28, 2020 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.

August 31, 2020 1:13 PM

Park will open September 2

The interpretive center and commanders houses will remain closed for the season.

Fort Townsend State Park

2 Alerts
October 3, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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

6 Alerts
November 1, 2020 11:24 AM

Boat launch closure

The Fort Worden boat launch will be closed October 2020 - June 2021. Boat launch will reopen July 1st pending approval of sand removal permit.

October 3, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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

3 Alerts
November 17, 2020 9:00 AM

Interpretive center closed

The Ginkgo Petrified Forest Interpretive Center and Trail Side Museum are closed until further notice.


The Ginkgo Petrified Forest Heritage Area and the Trees of Stone Interpretive Trail are open daily from 6:30 a.m. until dusk.

October 12, 2020 10:35 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
September 28, 2020 3:53 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

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

September 28, 2020 3:22 PM

Park closed

This park is closed due to COVID 19. We are working on the best approach and timing for reopening this and other closed parks.

Grayland Beach State Park

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Griffiths-Priday State Park

1 Alert
September 28, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Hope Island State Park - Mason

3 Alerts
September 28, 2020

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
September 28, 2020 1:32 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Ike Kinswa State Park

3 Alerts
November 24, 2020 1:13 PM

Day use parking lot and restrooms temporarily closed

Campground and boat ramp remain open.
Day use parking lot and restrooms are temporarily closed.
The boat launch will have sani-cans as the nearby restroom is closed at this time.
We needed to make a few, temporary facility changes, due to a staffing...

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September 28, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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 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.

July 10, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
November 16, 2020 11:13 AM

Currently no water available.

The water reserve is currently out until further notice.

September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Jarrell Cove State Park

1 Alert
September 24, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Jarrell Cove State Park Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Joemma Beach State Park

2 Alerts
September 24, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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

3 Alerts
October 21, 2020 10:00 AM

The Jones Island dock will removed the first week of November

The Jones Island dock will be removed the week of November 2, 2020 and returned in April of 2021.

September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

September 9, 2020 8:00 AM

No drinking water available

The water system is closed for the season on September 9.

Joseph Whidbey State Park

1 Alert
October 5, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Kanaskat-Palmer State Park

2 Alerts
September 25, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
October 3, 2020

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Kitsap Memorial State Park

4 Alerts
August 21, 2020

Log Hall Heritage Area- 2021 Reservations

Reservations for the Log Hall Heritage Area are now available to book online www.parks.wa.gov or by phone at 1-888-CAMPOUT (888-226-7688) up to 9 months in advance. Full details can be found at Rent a Place.

August 14, 2020

Log Hall - reservations and cancellations for 2020

Due to current COVID-19 phase requirements the Log Hall will not be accepting new reservations for 2020. Current reservations will be cancelled through Dec 31. Questions about refunds: contact Kitsap Memorial State Park at (360) 779-3205.

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.

July 10, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Klickitat State Park Trail

1 Alert
August 29, 2016 2:26 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Kopachuck State Park

3 Alerts
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.

July 29, 2020 10:08 AM

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.

Gas and propane allowed.

Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

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

1 Alert
September 28, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Lake Easton State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 11:14 AM

Metal Detecting Prohibited

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

September 29, 2020 11:13 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Lake Sammamish State Park

4 Alerts
November 17, 2020 10:00 AM

Non-motorized Sno-Park permits now available

Non-motorized sports Sno-Park permits (one-day permits, seasonal permits, and special groomed trail permits) are now available for purchase at Lake Sammamish State Park. Permits are non-refundable

September 29, 2020 11:14 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

May 5, 2020

Restrooms and parking are limited at Lake Sammamish State Park

Please note restrooms and parking are limited at Lake Sammamish State Park.


Come prepared. Visitors may find reduced or limited restroom services as staff begin the process to reopen facilities at state parks, wildlife areas and water access...

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March 2, 2020 12:30 PM

Homestead trail closed

The homestead trail will be closed until further notice due to trail washout. Contact park staff for further information.

Lake Sylvia State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 11:15 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

October 21, 2019 1:51 PM

Day-use restroom closed until further notice

Due to storm damage, the day-use restroom is closed until further notice. The restroom next to the park office is still available to the public.

Lake Wenatchee State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 11:17 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
September 28, 2020 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
September 8, 2020 10:37 AM

Burn ban - level 4

No open flames of any type.


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
September 28, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

May 28, 2019

Wading pool is closed

Wading pool is closed until further notice.

Lewis and Clark Trail State Park

2 Alerts
October 26, 2020 3:55 PM

Park winter schedule

Camping will close Oct. 30, at Lewis & Clark Trail State Park. Day-use closes Nov. 1. For more information visit our Winter Schedule page at the link below.

October 6, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Lime Kiln Point State Park

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Lincoln Rock State Park

2 Alerts
November 9, 2020 12:20 PM

Rocky Reach Trail November 18, 2020

The Chelan County PUD will have a crew from the USDA on site Wednesday, November 18 to install bird wires across the tailrace of Rocky Reach Dam. This work could result in intermittent closures on the Rocky Reach Trail from the Douglas County Guard Shack...

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September 24, 2020 2:21 PM

Burn ban - level 2

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.
Gas and propane allowed.
Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

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Lyons Ferry State Park

2 Alerts
September 23, 2020 1:04 PM

Swim Beach area closed at Lyons Ferry until further notice due to blue green algae

Swim beach closed at Lyons Ferry until further notice due to blue green algae. The boat launches are open but please keep yourself and pets out of the water. Blue-green algae can cause illness in humans and pets that come in contact with the algae.

October 6, 2015

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Manchester State Park

2 Alerts
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

July 10, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Maryhill State Park

3 Alerts
October 20, 2020 10:05 AM

Due to freezing temperatures the park will have partial RV hookups and portable restrooms available.

Due to freezing temperatures, Maryhill will have partial RV hookups and portable restrooms available for the rest of the winter season. Potable water is available by the dump station.

September 27, 2020 10:51 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

August 19, 2020 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

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:19 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

McMicken Island State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 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
September 29, 2020 11:20 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Moran State Park

2 Alerts
October 23, 2020 10:00 AM

Mount Constitution Road may be closed for visitor safety.

The Mt. Constitution Rd. may be closed for access to the summit due to downed trees, high winds, snow and ice or other unsafe conditions. Please consult local weather and the summit webcam for current conditions.

September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Mount Pilchuck State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:21 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Mount Spokane State Park

2 Alerts
October 14, 2020 9:38 AM

Summit Road closed for winter

The Summit Road is closed for the winter season as of Oct. 15 due to inclement weather. For questions, please call the Mount Spokane Ranger Station at (509) 238-4258.

March 17, 2020 2:33 PM

Facilities closures

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) precautionary protocols, the Selkirk Lodge, Nova Hut, Vista House, CCC Cabin and Snowshoe Hut are closed. Restrooms at each area will remain open as long as supplies last.


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Mount St. Helens Visitor Center

1 Alert
May 4, 2020 3:56 PM

Visitor center closed

The Mount St. Helens Visitor Center is closed due to COVID 19.

Mystery Bay State Park

2 Alerts
October 3, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
September 9, 2020 4:04 PM

Burn ban - level 4

No open flames of any type.

No smoking allowed.

Trails and undeveloped areas may be closed to entry.

Internal RV stoves are allowed.

Nolte State Park

1 Alert
September 25, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Obstruction Pass State Park

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Ocean City State Park

1 Alert
June 30, 2016

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Olallie State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:26 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Olmstead Place State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:27 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Pacific Beach State Park

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Pacific Pines State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:28 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Palouse Falls State Park

5 Alerts
October 16, 2020 3:47 PM

Park closed Oct. 26 -30.

Palouse Falls State Park will be CLOSED Monday, Oct. 26 through Friday, Oct. 30. An educational film crew will be filming during this time period.

July 28, 2020

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 9, 2020 9:48 AM

06/08/20 Changes at Palouse Falls this season due to COVID 19

No camping available this season
No potable water available
No overnight parking
No nighttime photography
Picnic shelters are closed
Visitors should bring plenty of drinking water, sanitizer and toilet paper.

June 7, 2016 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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October 2, 2015

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

3 Alerts
November 3, 2020 8:12 AM

Snoqualmie tunnel winter closure

Snoqualmie tunnel is scheduled to close for the winter starting Nov. 1, 2020, and scheduled to reopen May 1, 2021. Schedule is subject to change depending on the weather.

September 29, 2020 11:29 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

September 9, 2020 8:27 AM

Trail closure from Rosalia to Rock Lake due to fire damage - until further notice

Trail closure from Rosalia to Rock Lake due to fire damage - until further notice.

Paradise Point State Park

1 Alert
October 2, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Patos Island State Park

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Peace Arch State Park

4 Alerts
September 28, 2020 10:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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.

May 22, 2020 3:39 PM

Expect delays due to lane reductions on I-5

Roadway work is starting for the I-5 and SR 548 California Creek fish passage project. Starting Tuesday, May 26, near milepost 267 between SR 548/Grandview Road and Birch Bay-Lynden Road there will be lane reductions on I-5 in each direction. Expect daily...

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Pearrygin Lake State Park

4 Alerts
October 21, 2020 4:17 PM

Winter water schedule now in effect

As of Oct. 21, the water is shut off in the East Campground. Campers may fill tanks at Site #31 which is designated for winter water supply.

October 8, 2020 8:23 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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.

November 6, 2019 11:00 AM

Construction at Pearrygin Lake State Park

Expect to encounter construction work along Bear Creek Road between the east and west campgrounds of Pearrygin Lake State Park. The park is undergoing Phase 1 of major improvements starting with the construction of a new entrance. Other projects will...

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Penrose Point State Park

4 Alerts
September 24, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
September 29, 2020 11:32 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Posey Island State Park

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Potholes State Park

4 Alerts
October 27, 2020 8:00 AM

Water has been turned off at campsites at Potholes State Park

Water has been turned off at campsites. Water is available at dump station and restrooms

October 6, 2020 4:00 PM

High levels of Nitrate MCL in park's drinking water

Higher than standard levels of Nitrate MCL have been identified in the water at Potholes. This does not pose an immediate threat to visitors. Adults (except pregnant women) and children older than 12 months may drink the tap water.


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July 23, 2020 8:48 AM

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.

Gas and propane allowed.

Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

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
October 1, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

August 13, 2020 12:48 PM

Recreational shellfish harvesting closed at Potlatch State Park

Starting Friday, Aug. 14, clam and mussel seasons will close at Potlatch State Park due to record setting participation. For more information please visit Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife news online.

Rainbow Falls State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:33 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Rasar State Park

1 Alert
September 21, 2020 1:42 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Reed Island State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 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
October 15, 2020 7:22 AM

Winterization of campgrounds

Campgrounds within Riverside State Park will begin to be winterized the week of Oct. 12. Winterization will include turning off water spigots to all campsites, closing the trailer dump stations, and closing most of the restroom facilities.


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Rockport State Park

1 Alert
August 3, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Sacajawea State Park

1 Alert
October 6, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Saddlebag Island State Park

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Saint Edward State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 11:35 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

June 25, 2018 8:00 AM

Park construction

Construction activity has begun on the Seminary building and public parking will be heavily impacted. A temporary parking area has been set up to the south of the seminary building.

Please contact park staff with any additional questions.

Saltwater State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:36 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Scenic Beach State Park

1 Alert
July 10, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Schafer State Park

1 Alert
June 30, 2016

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Seaquest State Park

1 Alert
September 28, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Sequim Bay State Park

4 Alerts
October 1, 2020

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
September 29, 2020 11:39 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Skagit Island State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:39 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

South Whidbey State Park

2 Alerts
October 5, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

January 28, 2016 11:03 AM

Beach trail CLOSED indefinitely

Due to bluff erosion, the trail is closed indefinitely at South Whidbey State Park.

Spencer Spit State Park

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Spring Creek Hatchery State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:40 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Squak Mountain State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:41 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Squilchuck State Park

1 Alert
September 24, 2020 2:22 PM

Burn ban - level 2

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.
Gas and propane allowed.
Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

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Steamboat Rock State Park

2 Alerts
September 28, 2020 9:30 AM

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.

Gas and propane allowed.

Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

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
July 28, 2020

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

2 Alerts
October 28, 2020

Seasonal Travel Advisory: Road to Steptoe Butte summit

Due to erratic winter weather conditions at the Butte, the road to the summit will often be inaccessible, and snow drifts will block and obscure the entry road. The roadways are not maintained. Four-wheel drive or all wheel drive may be necessary.

July 28, 2020

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

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Sucia Island State Park

3 Alerts
October 21, 2020 10:00 AM

Sucia Island dock 2 will be removed the first week of November

Dock 2 at Sucia Island will be removed the week of November 2, 2020 and returned in April 2021. Dock 1 remains year-round.

September 30, 2020 9:00 AM

Sucia Island potable water not available until early April

Sucia Island has no potable water from late September through early April.

September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills..

Sun Lakes-Dry Falls State Park

1 Alert
July 23, 2020

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.
Gas and propane allowed.
Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

Tolmie State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 11:44 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 11:44 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

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
September 29, 2020 11:45 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Twanoh State Park

3 Alerts
September 24, 2020 8:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

September 4, 2020 12:59 PM

Oyster harvesting closed at Twanoh State Park

Oyster harvesting is closed at Twanoh State Park as the harvest share was reached on Sept. 1. For more information, please visit the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife link below.

August 13, 2020 9:44 AM

Recreational shellfish harvesting closed at Twanoh State Park

Starting Friday, Aug. 14, clam and mussel seasons will close at Twanoh State Park due to record setting participation. For more information please visit Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife news online.

Twanoh State Park Pumpout

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:46 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Twin Harbors State Park

3 Alerts
June 12, 2018 4:30 PM

Group camp picnic shelter closed

Dry rot has been discovered in the group camp picnic shelter causing immediate closure of the structure until further notice. The group campsite, which includes camping area, fire pit, picnic tables and barbecue, is still available for reservation.

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.

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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Volunteer Program

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Wallace Falls State Park

1 Alert
September 29, 2020 11:47 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Wanapum Recreational Area

2 Alerts
October 12, 2020 9:14 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

June 25, 2020 9:29 AM

Life jacket loaner program temporarily suspended

The life jacket loaner program at Wanapum Recreation Area has been temporarily suspended until further notice due to the ongoing health crisis. Please remember to bring life jackets for all members of your party if you will be boating.

Washington State Parks - Statewide Emergency

1 Alert
May 29, 2020 12:31 PM

WASHINGTON STATE PARKS AND PARK OFFICE STATUSES

Washington State Parks now has many parks open for camping and day use. Additionally, many roofed accommodations including cabins, yurts and vacation houses are open for reservations.


Visitor centers, and some other select parks and roofed...

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Wenatchee Confluence State Park

1 Alert
September 24, 2020 2:23 PM

Burn ban - level 2

Burn ban - level 2

Wood fires restricted to fire pits and grills within designated areas.
Gas and propane allowed.
Charcoal may be restricted, please check at park.

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Westport Light State Park

2 Alerts
September 29, 2020 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
September 29, 2020 11:50 AM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Yakima Sportsman State Park

1 Alert
October 12, 2020 10:30 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.