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.

Holiday Hours:
Thanksgiving Eve - Nov. 22: 10am to 2pm
Thanksgiving Day - Nov. 23: 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

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 2017 Coast Starlight program (from/to Seattle and Portland) runs from April 28 through September 24.

The 2017 Empire Builder program (from/to Seattle and Havre, MT) runs from April 28 through September 18.

Last updated: November 9, 2017

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Mailing Address:

319 Second Ave S.
Seattle, WA 98104


(206) 220-4240

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