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
The remaining road work for the three-year Lake Crescent Highway 101 Rehabilitation Project involves restoring the roadway width and shoulder area in front of the rock wall near milepost 229.
November 13-15: Expect delays for pilot car during weekday work hours
The work to restore the roadway width and shoulder area in front of the rock wall near milepost 229 is nearing completion. The series of 4-hour delays is now complete. The installation of the recessed reflective markers in the centerline was finished November 12 during the final 4-hour delay. Remaining road work involves completing the final section of guardrail installation and does not require any additional 4-hour delays.
Last updated: November 12, 2019