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Hurricane Ridge Current Conditions

Ridge Road Status: Please check our Twitter feed HEREor call (360) 565-3131 for the most current information.

  • Please note: Ridge weather conditions change quickly and the road may close on short notice.
  • The road is scheduled to be closed Monday through Wednesday each week, with the exception of holiday Mondays (1/19 &2/16). Open other days as conditions allow.
  • Hurricane Ridge parking lot closes at sunset; all vehicles must be below the Heart o' the Hills gate by dusk (1/2 hour after sunset).
  • Chains must be carried in all vehicles.

Gift Shop/Snack Bar/Rental Shop: Open 10-4 Saturdays, Sundays, and holiday Mondays

Hurricane Ridge Ski, Snowboard and Tubing Area: (360) 565-3131

Ski lift and rope tows have not begun operating yet, due to lack of snow. (Updated February 8, 2015)

Weather: See Automated Weather Station and Webcam


Current Weather Conditions
Links to data from the Hurricane Ridge Weather Station and the Waterhole SNOTEL site.


Detailed Weather Forecast
Links to current National Weather Service forecast for Hurricane Ridge area.

Hurricane Ridge Lodge 3.16.12
Hurricane Ridge Lodge on 3.16.12
NPS Dave Turner
Rotary Plow at east end of parking lot 3.16.12
Rotary plow at east end of parking lot 3.16.12
NPS Dave Turner
Avalanche Hurricane Ridge  2-19-12
Avalanche on upper slope  of "near face" in poma bowl area, Hurricane Ridge, February 19, 2012
NPS photo by Nicole Bernard

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