• Olympic: Three Parks in One


    National Park Washington

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  • Ditch Maintenance Along Park Roads: Motorists May Encounter Delays

    Motorists may encounter delays along Sol Duc Road (9/30 - 10/1), Whiskey Bend Road (10/2), Deer Park Road (10/7-10/8), and Hurricane Ridge Road (10/9 - 10/10) due to routine cleaning of roadway drainage ditches.

  • 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 Newspaper

The Olympic Bugler is published twice yearly and is filled with information and ideas about visiting and enjoying Olympic National Park, including the current schedule of ranger-led education programs.

Olympic Bugler, Summer 2014


Previous editions:

Olympic Bugler, Winter 2013-2014

Olympic Bugler, Summer 2013

Olympic Bugler, Winter 2012-13

Olympic Bugler, Summer 2012

Olympic Bugler, Winter 2011-12

Olympic Bugler, Summer 2011

Olympic Bugler, Winter 2010-11

Olympic Bugler, Summer 2010

Olympic Bugler, Winter 2009-10

Olympic Bugler, Summer 2008

Olympic Bugler, Winter 2007-08

Olympic Bugler, Summer 2007


Did You Know?

dam with water flowing

Removal of two dams on the Elwha River is the second largest ecosystem restoration project in the National Park System.