Olympic Hot Springs Road Closed
The Elwha Valley's Olympic Hot Springs Road is closed to public entry beyond the Altair Campground during removal of the Glines Canyon Dam. Olympic Hot Springs is not accessible from the Elwha.
Changes in Winter Activity Schedule Announced
Budget uncertainties lead to changes in visitor services this winter. More »
Fishing in Olympic National Park
With over 3,000 miles of rivers and streams, hundreds of lakes and 73 miles of Pacific Coast, Olympic National Park has plenty of habitat for fish.
Opportunities for recreational fishing abound within the park. The primary objectives of the fisheries management program at Olympic National Park are to preserve and restore native fishes and their habitats and provide recreational fishing opportunities for the enjoyment of park visitors.
Make sure to check the current fishing regulations HERE.
Fishing in the Elwha Valley
Did You Know?
That the Piper's bellflower is unique to the Olympic Mountains? Named after an early Olympic peninsula botanist, the Piper's bellflower grows in cracks and crevices of high elevation rock outcrops.