Spruce Railroad Trail Closed from Lyre River Trailhead to Devil’s Punchbowl
The trail will be closed for improvements from the Lyre River TH to approximately 0.25 miles east of Devil’s Punchbowl. Work is expected to be completed by the end of October. The remainder of the trail will be accessible from the Camp David Jr. Road TH. More »
Safety Advisory: Mountain Goats
NPS has received reports of aggressive mountain goats near trails at Hurricane Ridge, Royal Basin, Seven Lakes Basin, Lake of the Angeles, & Grand Pass. Visitors are required to maintain a distance of at least 50 yards from all wildlife. More »
Invasive Plant Resources
Reporting Sightings within Olympic National Park:
If you can positively identify invasive exotic plants, report when and where you see the weeds to the nearest ranger station or visitor center.
NPS Volunteer Office
Some of the invasive plant species information on this website came from “Management of Exotic Plants in Olympic National Park” by Richard W. Olson, Jr., Edward G. Schreiner, and Lance Parker.
Did You Know?
The Belted Kingfisher will hover in place directly over a river, lake, or pond, watching for fish before diving to catch them.