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 »
All park destinations can be accessed by U.S. Highway 101, which circumnavigates the Olympic Peninsula.
Traveling by Car
You may also access the park by following U.S. 101 north from Aberdeen, via the Washington/Oregon coast or U.S. 12 west from I-5.
Traveling by Ferry
A commercial ferry runs between Port Angeles and Victoria, BC.
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.