On July 10, 2017, the National Park Service and Federal Highway Administration began a project to rehabilitate 12 miles of Highway 101 around Lake Crescent and four miles of East Beach Road. This project will take an estimated three construction seasons to complete and will address safety and long-term maintenance issues.
Project information is updated regularly on this webpage. Follow @OlympicNP on Twitter for additional notifications.
For information in real-time on traffic impacts for Highway 101, check the Washington Department of Transportation Traffic Alert website https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/traffic/trafficalerts/.
Lake Crescent Highway 101 Rehabilitation 2017-19
Traffic Update: Week of September 24
Check out the Federal Highways Project Website for more information.
Second Year of Lake Crescent Highway 101 Project Underway
The work for 2018 includes erosion control, subexcavation, milling, and paving beginning on the eastern end of Lake Crescent and working west.
When planning to drive around Lake Crescent, here are 3 important reminders:
Overview of Yearly U.S. Highway 101 Construction Schedule
After Memorial Day 2018—Early September 2018 and After Memorial Day 2019—late September 2019
Good to Know
Last updated: September 21, 2018