Alerts & Conditions



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  • Alert 1 , Severity ,caution ,, Safety Alert: Wasps Wasps are active throughout the park. They can be very aggressive and may result in multiple stings. Be particularly alert for them on trails. If you encounter a nest, please report it at the nearest ranger station or visitor center.
  • Alert 2 , Severity ,caution ,, Safety Alert: Fire Ban Until further notice, open fires are not permitted in the park backcountry (including coastal beaches) due to high fire danger. Liquid and gas fuel stoves, and fires in front country campground and picnic areas with fire circles or grates are permitted.
  • Alert 3 , Severity ,caution ,, Hazardous Air Quality As of Monday, August 20th, air quality in Port Angeles and other areas on the Olympic Peninsula are rated "hazardous" by the Washington Department of Ecology. Please click on the "MORE" link below for additional information.


Weather and conditions at Olympic can change quickly. For a safe and enjoyable trip, check road, campground, trail conditions, and weather information before your visit.

Current road, campground, and weather information is also available by calling our recorded line at (360) 565-3131 updated daily.

Last updated: January 26, 2018

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600 E. Park Avenue
Port Angeles, WA 98362


(360) 565-3130

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