• Olympic: Three Parks in One

    Olympic

    National Park Washington

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  • Olympic Hot Springs Road Closed

    The Elwha Valley's Olympic Hot Springs Road is closed to public entry beyond the Altair Campground. Olympic Hot Springs is not accessible from the Elwha. The road is expected to re-open by Summer 2015.

  • 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 »

Park Statistics

National Park Service Statistics Page

What is the estimated visitation to Olympic National Park? Annual and monthly visitation statistics are available at this site by first clicking on the state and then the specific park.

 

Fun Facts About Olympic National Park

How many miles of trail and road? How many miles of rivers and streams? How many campgrounds? How many people attended ranger-led programs? How many species of birds, mammals and fish?
 

Olympic National Park Visitor Study, Summer 2000 (pdf)

Learn more about Olympic's visitors --where they're from, how long they stay, why they come to Olympic National Park, and much more.

Did You Know?

Mt. Olympus in winter

That Mount Olympus receives over 200 inches of precipitation each year and most of that falls as snow? At 7,980 feet, Mount Olympus is the highest peak in Olympic National Park and has the third largest glacial system in the contiguous U.S.