Changes to Visitor Services Due to Sequestration
Due to mandatory, across the board budget cuts, some visitor services at Olympic National Park have changed. See the Plan Your Visit section for more information.
Hurricane Ridge Road Closure for guard-rail work
Tueday, June 18 (6:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
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.
Elwha River Closures
Boating is prohibited on the Elwha River between Upper Lake Mills Trail and Altair Campground.
Changes to Wilderness Info Center
Elk Bugling in the Hoh Rain Forest
Enjoy the Fourth!
Park Volunteer Spotlight
Ready for Memorial Day
Queets Access Restored
Park Prepares for Spring!
Hurricane Ridge Update
Storm Damage Photo Gallery
Wind's Effects in Elwha Valley
Salmon Cascades update
New observatory station to track Earth's plates
Biologists Swim 42 Miles in Elwha River
Elwha Restoration News
Twenty Years of Visitor Service
Volunteer Groups Lend a Hand
Did You Know?
The old growth forests of the Pacific Northwest produce three times the biomass (living or once living material) of tropical rain forests. More...