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.
Lake Ozette by Water
Ecosystem type: Coastal Temperate Rain Forest and Freshwater Lake
Permits/Reservations: Obtain permits in person at the WIC in Port Angeles. Reservations are not required unless you plan on camping on the coastal beaches.
Leave No Trace: Leave No Trace of your stay to protect vegetation and prevent further camping regulations. Camp in preexisting sites or on sand to prevent damage to vegetation.
Did You Know?
Removal of two dams on the Elwha River is the second largest ecosystem restoration project in the National Park System.