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 »
Current Weather Conditions
Bill Baccus, NPS
How cold? How snowy? How rainy? How windy?
Interested in knowing how much rain fell last night in the rain forest? Or how cold or windy it is at Hurricane Ridge?
The links below will answer those questions ... and more!
Hurricane Ridge Area Conditions
Lake Crescent Conditions
Lake Quinault Area Conditions
Olympic Peninsula Forecasts
Did You Know?
Although related to other marmots and groundhogs of North America, the Olympic marmot is unique. An endemic species, it is found only in the Olympic Mountains. Visitors to the high country of Olympic National Park may be lucky enough to encounter a marmot sunning itself near its burrow.