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Alta Lake State Park

2 Alerts
September 10, 2020 7:45 PM

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.

September 9, 2020 4:03 PM

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

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
August 7, 2019 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
August 7, 2019 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
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.

August 7, 2019 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
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
August 7, 2019 9:25 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

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
September 25, 2020 9:32 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.

Bottle Beach State Park

3 Alerts
August 6, 2020

Emergency closure

The park will be closed as of Monday, August 9, 2020, until further notice. Emergency repairs need to be made to the restroom. The park will reopen as soon as possible.

February 6, 2020 9:52 AM

Restroom closed

The restroom is closed for repairs. Staff is working to resolve the issue. A portable restroom will be made available.

August 29, 2016

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Bridgeport State Park

2 Alerts
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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August 7, 2019 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

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

4 Alerts
September 8, 2020 8:30 AM

Trailer dump station closed due to water leak

Dump station is closed due to a water leak until further notice. There is a working dump station located at Maryhill State Park, 30 minutes south.

August 10, 2020 8:42 AM

Satus Pass property closed due to high fire danger effective 8/10/2020

Brooks Memorial- Satus Pass property closed due to high fire danger effective 8/10/2020 until further notice

August 10, 2020 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.

August 1, 2020 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

6 Alerts
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 for the remainder of 2020

Because of the current health crisis, the historic store at Cama Beach State Park will be closed for the remainder of 2020.

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 now open for both table service and takeout on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. following all current health guidelines.

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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August 7, 2019 9:46 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

4 Alerts
August 26, 2020 11:21 AM

RV dump station now operational

The RV dump station at Camano Island State Park is once again operational.

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.

February 7, 2020 5:20 PM

Portion of Canyon Trail closed

The portion of the Canyon Trail between the campground and the Marsh Trail is temporarily closed for safety reasons. We are working to repair the trail and will send out another alert once it has been reopened.

August 7, 2019 9:48 AM

Burn ban - level 3

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

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Camp Wooten Environmental Learning Center

2 Alerts
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.

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

2 Alerts
September 23, 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

2 Alerts
August 10, 2020 3:03 PM

Caution when swimming and fishing due to toxic algae bloom at Horsethief Lake

Caution when swimming and fishing due to toxic algae bloom at Horsethief Lake. If you have any questions, please call 509.773.3145.

August 7, 2019 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
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
August 3, 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.

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
August 7, 2019 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
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.

August 29, 2016

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

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

7 Alerts
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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June 30, 2016 1:28 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

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
September 25, 2020 12:53 PM

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.

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 Harbor Waterfront Park Pumpout

1 Alert
March 22, 2018 2:58 PM

City of Bainbridge Island Marina

The City's new 1050 foot float with two pump-outs and a portable toilet dump station is now open for use.

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
July 30, 2020

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
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

2 Alerts
September 8, 2020 1:50 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 26, 2020 10:49 AM

*ATTENTION BOATERS* Keystone boat ramp & dock update

One row of docks was reinstalled on May 4th and is now available for boater use. They will be seasonally removed from the water in October 2020 and returned to the water again in May 2021.

On Dec. 20, 2018, a high wind event caused an existing...

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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
September 8, 2020 1:59 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 Flagler State Park

6 Alerts
September 25, 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.

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
August 31, 2020 1:13 PM

Park will open September 2

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

July 8, 2020 2:16 PM

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 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
September 25, 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.

September 22, 2020 4:25 PM

Park closure

Park will be closed September 27th for at least four weeks for road improvement project.

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
September 25, 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.

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 11:25 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.

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
July 8, 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.

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

3 Alerts
May 4, 2020 3:22 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.

March 29, 2017 4:00 PM

Show cancellations and reduced visits

Facility operations have resumed, but our operating plan has temporarily changed in response to Washington state health and safety regulations pertaining to the COVID-19 virus pandemic. All presentations are cancelled until further notice. From Thursday...

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August 28, 2017 1:55 PM

Renovations originally scheduled to begin in 2017 have been placed on hold until further notice.

June 30, 2015 3:53 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

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

Grayland Beach State Park

1 Alert
June 30, 2016

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Griffiths-Priday State Park

1 Alert
June 30, 2016

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Hope Island State Park - Mason

3 Alerts
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.

June 18, 2015

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

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December 13, 2013 7:51 AM

No Pets Allowed

Pets are not allowed on the island.

Hope Island State Park - Skagit

1 Alert
June 30, 2016 1:32 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Ike Kinswa State Park

2 Alerts
August 7, 2019 9:12 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 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
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

August 27, 2014 11:13 AM

Currently no water available.

The water reserve is currently out until further notice.

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

2 Alerts
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
September 8, 2020 2:00 PM

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
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

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

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

2 Alerts
June 24, 2020 7:55 AM

Klickitat Trail - Swale Canyon closed due to high fire danger effective 6/24/20

Swale Canyon closed due to high fire danger effective 6/24/20 until further notice

August 29, 2016 2:26 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Kopachuck State Park

3 Alerts
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.

December 2, 2013 12:09 PM

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.

Lake Chelan State Park

1 Alert
August 14, 2020 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
July 20, 2020 10:15 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 12:12 PM

Metal Detecting Prohibited

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

Lake Sammamish State Park

3 Alerts
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.

June 30, 2016 1:36 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Lake Sylvia State Park

2 Alerts
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.

August 7, 2019 10:22 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
August 7, 2019 10:23 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

January 30, 2017 1:57 PM

Lake Wenatchee - Metal Detecting no longer allowed.

Lake Wenatchee - Metal Detecting no longer allowed.

Larrabee State Park

2 Alerts
September 8, 2020 10:35 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
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
August 7, 2019 10:39 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
July 27, 2020

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

0 Alerts
There are currently no alerts for this category.

Lincoln Rock 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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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.

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.

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

2 Alerts
August 7, 2019 10:51 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, 2019 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
June 30, 2016 1:38 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

McMicken Island State Park

2 Alerts
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.

June 19, 2015

Fires are not permitted at anytime

No Fires Allowed at any Time.

Millersylvania State Park

1 Alert
September 21, 2020 10:54 AM

Burn ban - level 3

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

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Moran State Park

1 Alert
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Mount Pilchuck State Park

2 Alerts
June 14, 2017 10:10 AM

Mount Pilchuck lookout trail conditions- Please use caution as there is compact snow and ice

Please be advised that current trail conditions include compact snow and ice on the trail to the lookout. Please use extra caution and plan accordingly.

Hikers are advised to have proper outdoor attire, including sturdy hiking boots and plenty of food...

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June 25, 2015 4:16 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Mount Spokane State Park

2 Alerts
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.


The trails will remain open for public...

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August 7, 2019 10:58 AM

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.

Mount St. Helens Visitor Center

1 Alert
May 4, 2020 3:56 PM

Visitor center closed

The Mount St. Helens Visitor Center will remained closed beyond May 5.

Mystery Bay State Park

2 Alerts
September 12, 2020 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.

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

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
August 7, 2019 11:13 AM

Burn ban - level 3

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

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Olallie State Park

1 Alert
June 30, 2016 1:40 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Olmstead Place State Park

1 Alert
June 30, 2015 3:55 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Pacific Beach State Park

2 Alerts
September 18, 2020 12:26 PM

No Wifi

The Wifi is not working at this time. Staff are working to resolve the issue. It is not known at this time when this free service will be restored.

September 9, 2020 11:06 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
June 30, 2016

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Palouse Falls State Park

4 Alerts
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

4 Alerts
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.

August 17, 2020

Construction vehicle traffic between Garcia Crossing and Carter Creek

Trail users should be aware of construction vehicles on the trail between Garcia Crossing, 6 miles east of Cedar Falls Trailhead and Carter Creek, 5 miles east of Garcia Crossing on Mon. - Fri., Aug. 17 to Oct. 31.

Hiker, cyclists and equestrians may...

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May 22, 2020 6:50 PM

Snoqualmie Tunnel is open

The Snoqualmie Tunnel is open for the 2020 season.

June 30, 2015 3:54 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Paradise Point State Park

1 Alert
August 7, 2019 8:02 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

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
July 31, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 2

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

Gas and propane allowed.

Charcoal is not 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.

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

3 Alerts
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.

July 24, 2020 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.

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
June 30, 2016

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

2 Alerts
August 7, 2019 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
September 25, 2020 8:51 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 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
August 7, 2019 8:53 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

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
July 26, 2017

Closed to camping

June 30, 2016

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Riverside State Park

2 Alerts
September 25, 2020 11:35 AM

Off-road vehicle park open for use

The main off-road vehicle and beginner riding areas are now open after being closed for over a week due to high fire danger.

Please contact Riverside State Park headquarters with questions at 509-465-5064.

September 10, 2020 9:00 AM

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.

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
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.

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

3 Alerts
May 22, 2020 10:00 AM

Playground closed

The playground at Saint Edward State Park remains closed due to social distancing guidelines. Contact park staff for more information.

Please remember to
Avoid crowds
Practice physical distancing
Wash your hands often
Pack out what you pack in
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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.

June 30, 2016 1:50 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Saltwater State Park

2 Alerts
September 14, 2020 1:24 PM

Park closed until further notice

Due to a sewage spill upstream and concerns for public safety, Saltwater State Park is closed until further notice.

August 7, 2019 9:11 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
August 28, 2019 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.

Seaquest State Park

1 Alert
August 7, 2019 9:15 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
September 25, 2020 9:18 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.

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
August 7, 2019 3:27 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Skagit Island State Park

1 Alert
June 30, 2016 1:54 PM

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

South Whidbey State Park

2 Alerts
September 8, 2020 2:00 PM

Burn ban - level 3

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

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

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
June 30, 2015 3:56 PM

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Squak Mountain State Park

1 Alert
July 1, 2016

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
July 23, 2020 9:31 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 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

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.

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

2 Alerts
September 23, 2020 9:00 AM

Burn ban - level 1

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

July 9, 2020 9:00 AM

Drinking water available

Drinking water is available at Fossil Bay and Shallow Bay.

Sun Lakes-Dry Falls State Park

2 Alerts
September 8, 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.

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
August 7, 2019 9:42 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

2 Alerts
June 30, 2016

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
July 1, 2016

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
August 14, 2020 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. Effective 08/15/2020

Twin Harbors State Park

4 Alerts
September 24, 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.

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

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 1, 2016

Burn ban - level 1

Wood fires allowed in all designated fire pits and grills.

Wanapum Recreational Area

2 Alerts
July 23, 2020 9:18 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 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

2 Alerts
September 8, 2020 8:00 AM

CURRENT STATE PARKS WEATHER AND FIRE CONDITIONS

Are extreme weather, fire or burn ban conditions affecting your park destination? Many parks statewide are under Level 3 and Level 4 burn bans. Some are due to wildfire and extreme weather conditions. Visit our alert center before you go!

May 29, 2020 12:31 PM

COVID 19 update: 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

2 Alerts
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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August 27, 2020 1:18 PM

Wenatchee Confluence shoreline restoration project- closure of a portion of the Apple Capital Loop

Wenatchee Confluence shoreline restoration project- closure of a portion of the Apple Capital Loop Trail.
The shoreline restoration project will be at North Beach and begin on or about September 11, 2020 and could last up to a month. This area will be...

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Westhaven State Park

2 Alerts
August 26, 2020 10:38 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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June 30, 2016

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Westport Light State Park

2 Alerts
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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June 30, 2016

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Willapa Hills State Park Trail

1 Alert
August 29, 2016

Fires are not permitted at anytime

Fires are not permitted at anytime.

Yakima Sportsman State Park

1 Alert
July 8, 2020 1:48 PM

Burn ban - level 3

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

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.