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 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/.
Traffic Impacts on Highway 101 at Lake Crescent to Complete Final Paving and Striping at milepost 229
May 26 and 27: Expect up to half hour traffic delays for pilot car
Paving is now complete. The final striping for the short section of road at milepost 229 in front of the rock wall will begin Wednesday, May 26, weather permitting:
Travelers on Highway 101 through the Lake Crescent area should expect up to half hour delays during work hours for a pilot car to lead alternating single-lane traffic through the work zone.
Last updated: May 22, 2020