Current Road Conditions

  • Until Monday, July 25, the Olympic Hot Springs Road is closed to motor vehicles at the Madison Falls parking area. The road is open to pedestrian, bicycle and horse use. Access to the Whiskey Bend and Boulder Creek trailheads is by foot, bike or horse only. Please plan accordingly as this adds 7 to 8 miles to any Elwha Valley hike.
  • As of July 25, Olympic Hot Springs Road is CLOSED to all public access until approximately October for repairs. Whiskey Bend, Boulder Creek, and all other trailheads connected to Olympic Hot Springs Road will be inaccessible from the Elwha side of these trails. All hiking, biking, driving, and any other means of transportation will be prohibited on the Olympic Hot Springs Road. Alternate trailhead access points and trail routes must be used during this time.
  • This page is updated as soon as new reports are received.
  • Check our Campgrounds and Trail Conditions pages for related information.

  • Road

    Status

    Last Update

    Notes

    Staircase Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    Dosewallips Road

    Closed to vehicular traffic (indefinitely)

    6/20/16

    • Damage @ Case Creek in late 2014, 1.5 miles east of the long term washout requires high clearance vehicles to negotiate.
    • Road washed-out outside the park, 5.5 miles from campground.
    • Open to bicycle and foot traffic.

    Deer Park Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    Hurricane Ridge Road

    call (360)565-3131 for daily status

    6/20/16

    • Scheduled to be open 24 hours/day in summer. Call the recorded info line at 360-565-3131 for daily status report.
    • May close on short notice due to weather or unsafe road conditions.

    Obstruction Point Road

    Open

    6/24/16

    Hurricane Hill Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    • Not recommended for RV's or trailers.

    Olympic Hot Springs (Elwha) Road

    Until July 25:

    Closed to motorized vehicles and open to pedestrians

    Beginning July 25:

    Closed to all public access

    7/20/16

    • Until July 25, the Olympic Hot Springs Road is open to pedestrian, bicycle and horse use.
    • The road is closed to all motorized vehicles, including motor bikes.
    • The road is gated at the south end of the Madison Falls parking area.
    • From the gate, it's approximately 7 miles to the Whiskey Bend trailhead and about 8 miles to the Boulder Creek (Olympic Hot Springs) trailhead.
    • Beginning July 25, Olympic Hot Springs Road will be closed at Madison Falls while crews repair the road until approximately October 2016. Check Park news releases for updates.

    Whiskey Bend Road

    Until July 25:

    Closed to motorized vehicles and open to pedestrians

    Beginning July 25: closed to all public access

    7/20/16

    • Same status as Olympic Hot Springs (Elwha) Road above.

    Sol Duc Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    Upper Hoh Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    Hoko-Ozette Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    Mora Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    • Reduced to one lane

    Lower Queets Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    • Not recommended for RVs and trailers.
    • Extensive washout in 2005 severed this route into Upper and Lower Queets Roads.

    Upper Queets Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    • Not recommended for RVs and trailers.
    • When open, access is via USFS Rd 21.

    North Shore Quinault Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    • Not recommended for RVs and trailers beyond Finley Creek.

    South Shore Quinault Road

    Open 6/20/16
    • Expect potholes and rough road conditions on the unpaved portion.

    Graves Creek Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    • Parking area is 3.8 miles from the Upper Quinault Bridge.
    • From this parking area, it's a two-mile walk to the Campground and East Fork Quinault trailhead.
    • RVs and trailers must park at the intersection of Graves Creek & South Shore Roads; trailhead access from there is a six-mile walk.

    North Fork Quinault Road

    Open

    6/20/16

    • Not recommended for RVs and trailers.

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Mailing Address:

600 E. Park Avenue
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Phone:

(360) 565-3130

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