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 »
The Science of Elwha
Immerses students into the Elwha River Restoration using web-based video conferencing. Explore »
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Olympic National Park
Using web-based video conferencing software to connect classrooms and students with an Olympic Park Ranger, the “Science of Elwha” program introduces the scientific method by investigating real life scientific research and monitoring projects centered on the Elwha’s anadromous fish populations.
- Grade level:
- Sixth Grade - Eighth Grade
- Aquatic Studies, Biodiversity, Biology: Animals, Community, Ecological Engineering, Ecology, Environment, Government, Hydrology, Physical Science, Planning/Development, Wildlife Management
Did You Know?
That endemic Olympic snow moles are scurrying beneath this blanket of snow? Olympic National Park's Hurricane Ridge is blanketed with over ten feet of snow for most of the winter, providing water for summer and protection for snow moles in winter.