As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park.
It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park.
As a starting point, please visit the websites for Washington State and Oregon:
- Washington State: Washington State Legislature: Firearms and Dangerous Weapons
- Oregon: Oregon Revised Statutes, Ch.166
Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.
Frequently Asked Questions: Firearms in National Parks, Washington State National Park Units contains additional information.