Operating Hours & Seasons

Ranger chatting with a family of four in the visitor center
Check in with a ranger for special activities and programs happening during your visit.

NPS/J Chao

Visitor Center Schedule

Winter Hours
The park is open daily from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Movies shown on request.

Holiday Hours:
Thanksgiving Eve - Nov. 21: 10am to 2pm
Thanksgiving Day - Nov. 22: Closed

Christmas Eve - Dec. 24th: 10am to 2pm
Christmas Day - Dec. 25th: Closed

New Years Eve - Dec. 31st: 10am to 2pm
New Years Day - Jan. 1st: Closed

Summer Hours

The park is open daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Ranger Station at REI Schedule

Outdoor Recreation Information Center

Rangers from State Parks, US Forest Service and the National Park Service staff this information desk seven days a week, 10:00am to 6:00pm.

Trails & Rails Summer Schedule

Visit with our volunteer guides onboard Amtrak's trains this summer through the Trails & Rails program.

The 2018 Coast Starlight program (from/to Seattle and Portland) runs from April 27 through September 23.

The 2018 Empire Builder program (from/to Seattle and Wenatchee, WA) runs from May 27 through September 3.

Last updated: September 4, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

319 Second Ave S.
Seattle, WA 98104


(206) 220-4240

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