Winter Schedule

  • Park Name Campground Closes Campground Reopens Day-Use
    Closes
    Day-Use Reopens Watercraft Launch
    Closes
    Watercraft Launch Reopens
    Alta Lake 10/31/2016 4/1/2017 10/31/2016 4/1/2017 10/31/2016 4/1/2017

    Anderson Lake None None  10/31/2016  5/1/2017  10/31/2016 5/1/2017
       
    Battle Ground Lake Open
    Open
    Open
    • Limited services, restroom closed
    Bay View Partial
    Open
    None

    Beacon Rock 10/29/2016 4/1/2017 Partial
    Open
    • Two standard campsites are available at the moorage area and five utility sites at the RV camping area are available year-round on a first-come, first-served basis. There is one restroom and one shower available in both locations. The main campground and group camp are closed during the winter. 
    • The boat launch and moorage docks are open year-round with the exception of inclement weather. The boat pumpout and electrical hookup sites on the moorage dock are closed during the winter.
    • All day-use areas and trailheads are open except the upper picnic area, which is closed during winter. The park and trails are open from 8 a.m. to dusk.
    • The south, southeast and southwest faces of Beacon Rock are closed to technical rock climbing and base access beginning Feb. 1.
    Belfair Open
    Open
    None
    • The main loop and the beach loop of the campground are open for reservations year round. However, water and sewer may not be available due to possible freezing of the water and sewer systems.
    • The Tree Loop is open for reservations May 15 thru Sept. 15.
    • Water is available from the winter water supply located near the trailer dump.
    Birch Bay Partial
    Open
    Open

    Blake Island Open
    Open
    None
    •  Water is typically turned off in late November (weather dependent) At that time a primitive campsite fee of $12 is charged at the west campground.
    • When the water is shut off in the west campground the restroom is closed, but a vault toilet is available.
    Blind Island Open
    Open
    None

    Bogachiel Partial
    Open
    None

    Bottle Beach None
    Open
    None

    Bridgeport  Open
     Open
     Open

    Bridle Trails None
    Open
    None

    Brooks Memorial  10/24/2016 4/2/2017  10/24/2017 4/2/2017 None

    Cama Beach None
    Open
    None
    • Overnight cabin rentals are available year round.
    Camano Island Partial
    Open
    Open

    Cape Disappointment Open
    Open
    Open
    • Reservations are accepted year round for camping, yurts, cabins and vacation houses.
    • Spring and summer camping reservations for campsites 11-20, 101-110 and 161-170 are accepted after the winter storm season each year (usually in March). These sites are in an area susceptible to erosion from winter storms and tidal surges and may not be open to camping because of damage. The sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis during the winter, weather permitting.
    • Loomis Lake day use open year round.
    Centennial Trail None
    Open
    None

    Clark Island Open
    Open
    None

    Columbia Hills  10/24/2016 4/2/2017  10/24/2016 4/2/2017  10/24/2016 4/2/2017
    • Dalles Mountain Ranch and Horsethief Butte day use is open without toilet facilities from Nov. 1 to March 31.
    Columbia Plateau Trail None
    Open
    None
    • North end and 15 miles of south end are open year-round.
    Conconully  10/31/2016 4/1/2017  10/31/2016 4/1/2017  10/31/2016 4/1/2017

    Crawford None
    9/1/2016 5/16/2017 None

    Curlew Lake  11/01/16 4/1/2017
     11/1/2016 4/1/2017
     11/1/2016 4/1/2017
    • Snow conditions may influence reopening dates.
    Cutts Island None
    Open
    None

    Daroga 10/31/2016 4/1/2017 10/31/2016 4/1/2017 10/31/2016 4/1/2017

    Dash Point Partial
    Open
    None
    • Campsites 1-51 are open all winter and have utility and standard sites. All other sites are closed until mid May 2017.
    • The day-use area will have periodic closures during the winter.
    Deception Pass Partial
    Partial
    Open
    • Reservations are accepted year round.
    • Quarry Pond is open year round.
    • Cranberry Campground (including Forest Loop) closed on October 31. The Lower Loop reopens March 1, and the Forest Loop reopens April 1.
    • The CCC Interpretive Center is closed October through March, but is available by appointment during winter.
    • Rosario day-use area closed Nov. 1 and reopens March 1.
    • North Beach closed Nov. 1 and reopens March 1.
    • Bowman Bay Campground closed Oct. 1 and reopens April 1.
    Doe Island Open
    Open
    None

    Dosewallips Partial
    Open
    None
    • Campground is partially open.
    • The water supply at the utility sites may be turned off during freezing weather.
    • The park experiences intermittent river flooding in December and January. During flooding, the day-use area of the park will be closed. For flooding closure information, please call the park at (360) 796-4415.
    • Lake Isabella day use open year round
    Doug's Beach None
    Open
    None
    • No toilet facilities are available from Oct. 20 to March 31.
    Eagle Island None
    Open
    None

    Federation Forest None
    11/1/2016 3/31/2017
    None
    • Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    Fields Spring Open
    Open
    None
    • A Sno-Park permit is required in winter.
    Flaming Geyser None
    Open
    None

    Fort Casey Open
    Partial
    Open
    • Interpretive center is open daily June through August, Friday through Monday in September, weekends in October, and Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.
    • The picnic area of the park closes Oct. 1 and reopens May 1.
    Fort Columbia None
    Open
    None
    • Vacation houses are available for rent year round.
    Fort Ebey 11/1/2016 3/1/2017 Open
    None

    Fort Flagler  Partial   Open
    Open
    • Vacation houses, retreat centers and lower beach campground are open year round.
    • RV dump station is closed Nov. 1, reopens March 1.
      RVs can dump at site 93.
    • The museum is closed October through May.
    • Docks are removed end of September, reinstalled in March.
    • Upper campground loop closes Sept. 30, reopens May 1.
    • Limited water facilities Nov. 1 through Feb. 28.
    Fort Simcoe None
     10/24/2016 4/1/2017 None

    Fort Townsend 10/15/2016 4/1/2017 Open
    None
    • The water supply in the day-use area is turned off for the season. The restroom is still open.
    • The trailer dump is closed until the second weekend in March.
    Fort Worden Open
    Open
    Open
    • Camping is available year around. We are converting Fort Worden to the statewide reservation system. This conversion should be completed by late February 2017. All existing reservations will be honored; any remaining campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis during the transition.
    • The boat launch remains closed pending renewal of required state and federal permits.
    • Water supply is turned off at individual campsites through Feb. 15. Potable water is available near the restroom across from campsite #24 and near the dump station in the upper campground.
    • Launch float is removed in October and reinstalled in March.
    Ginkgo Petrified Forest / Wanapum Recreational Area 11/1/2016 3/1/2017 11/1/16 3/1/17 Open
    • Ginkgo Petrified Forest Interpretive Center is open by appointment only 11/1-3/1.
    Goldendale Observatory None
    Partial
    None
    • The observatory is open 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday through Sunday from Oct. 1 thru April 1, 2017.
    • Solar presentation at 2 p.m. and evening presentation at 6 p.m.
    Grayland Beach Open
    Open
    None
    • Campground and yurts are available for reservations year round.
    • Park office hours are limited during Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
    Griffiths-Priday None
    Open
    None

    Hope Island (Mason) Open
    Open
    None

    Hope Island (Skagit) None
    Open
    None

    Ike Kinswa Partial
    Open
    Open
    • Campsites 42-73 and cabins 1-9 are available for reservation year round. Campsites 1-41 and 74-101 are closed from Oct. 1 to May 1. The trailer dump station also closes for the winter season. The winter fresh water supply is located at the trailer dump station.
    Illahee Open
    Open
    Open

    Iron Horse None
    Partial
    None
    • Snoqualmie Pass Tunnel is closed Nov. 1 to May 1. Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    James Island Open
    Open
    None
    • The moorage dock is available from April through mid October. The dock is removed during late fall and winter months to prevent storm damage.
    Jarrell Cove Open
    Open
    None

    Joemma Beach 11/1/2016  3/01/2017 Open
    Open
    • Dock is removed mid-October and is reinstalled mid-May.
    • Marine trail campsite is open year round.
    Jones Island Open
    Open
    None
    • There is no drinking water from mid-September through mid-May.
    • The moorage dock is available from early April through mid-October.  The dock is removed during late fall and winter to prevent storm damage
    Joseph Whidbey None
    10/1/2016 4/1/2017 None

    Kanaskat-Palmer Open
    Open
    None

    Kinney Point Open
    Open
    None

    Kitsap Memorial Open
    Open
    None
    • A vacation house is available for rent year round.
    Kopachuck None
    Open
    None
    • Marine trail campsite is open year round.
    Lake Chelan 11/1/2016 2/1/2017  11/1/2016 2/1/2017  11/1/2016 3/1/2017
    *Snow conditions may influence reopening date.

    Lake Easton 10/31/2016 5/1/2017
    *Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    Partial
     10/15/2016 5/1/2017
    snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    • The day-use area is open for overnight camping during the winter. A Sno-Park permit is required from Nov. 15 through April 30 for day use and winter camping.
    • Watercraft launch is open depending on water level on weekends and holidays.
    • Snoqualmie Tunnel will not open until May because of snow. Easton-Whittier tunnel will remain closed until mid-spring.
    • Watercraft launch is open weekends and holidays.
    Lake Sammamish None
    Partial Open
       
    Lake Sylvia Open
    Open
    Open
    • The group camp (G1) and four walk-in campsites (P3 to P6) close Oct. 1, reopen April 1.
    Lake Wenatchee 11/16/2016 4/1/2017
    *Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    Open
    11/8/2016 4/1/2017
    *Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    • During winter months, both campgrounds are closed. However, during this time camping is available in a designated area of the south park day-use area. This area has picnic tables, fire pits and two covered day-use shelters. Heated restrooms and hot showers are located nearby. Utility hook-ups are not available during the winter months.
    • Due to varying snow conditions, contact the park at (509) 763-3101 for details regarding opening and closing of campgrounds.
    Larrabee Partial
    Partial
    None
    • Campsites 1-7 and 43-48 open on weekends starting April 1, 2017. Group camp, walk-in campsites, north day-use area, restrooms and shelter close Oct.15 and reopens April 1.
    • Water is unavailable in the campground from Nov. 1 to March 31.
    Leadbetter Point None
    Open
    None

    Lewis and Clark  10/02/2016 5/1/2017  10/02/2016 5/1/2017 None
    • The Environmental Learning Center is reservable year round.
    • Jackson House tours are available year round by appointment. Call (360) 864-2643.
    Lewis and Clark Trail 11/1/2016 3/29/2017 11/1/2016 3/29/2017 None

    Lime Kiln Point None
    Open
    None
    • Interpretive Center is open late May through mid-September.
    Lincoln Rock  10/31/2016 3/15/2017  Open   Open

     Lyons Ferry  None
     11/1/2016 3/29/2017 Primitive Open
     
    Manchester Open
    Open
    None
    • The campground water is shut off in the winter and turned back on in mid-March.
    • Square Lake is closed for the season on Oct. 22 and reopens April 16.
    Maryhill Open
    Open
    Open

    Matia Island Open
    Open
    None
    • The moorage dock is available from April through mid-October. The dock is removed during late fall and winter months to prevent storm damage.
    McMicken Island None
    Open
    None

    Millersylvania Partial
    Open
    Open
    • Campground is partially open Oct. 1 through May 15.
    Moran Partial
    Open
    Open
    • Southend Campground open April 1- Oct. 31
    •  Midway Campground open year round
    • Northend Campground open May 15- Sept. 15
    • Mountain Lake Campground open year round
    Mount Pilchuck None
    Open
    None

    Mount Spokane 9/15/2016 7/1/2017
    *Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    Open
    None
    • The campground may open earlier than July 1 depending on snow conditions.
    • Summit Road closes the second Sunday of October.
    • Campground is open weekends and holidays.
    Mystery Bay None
    Open
    Open
    • No potable water is available October through March.
    • Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
    • Moorage stay - up to 3 days allowed Oct. 1 through April 30. 
    Nolte None
    Open
    Open

    Obstruction Pass Open
    Open
    None

    Ocean City Open
    Open
    None

    Olallie None
    Open
    None

    Olmstead Place None
    Open
    None
    • Guided tours are available by appointment. Call the park at (509) 925-1943.
    Pacific Beach Open
    Open
    None

    Pacific Pines None
    10/1/2016 5/1/2017 None

    Palouse Falls Open
    Open
    None
    • Water is turned off October through April.
    Paradise Point Partial
    Open
    None
    • Sites 1-43 (drive-in) are open year round
    • Sites 44-69 (drive-in) and sites 70-79 (hike-in) are closed Sept. 16 and reopen May 1.
    • Park is open 8 a.m. to dusk in the winter season.
    Patos Island Open
    Open
    None

    Peace Arch None
    Open
    None

    Pearrygin Lake 10/31/2016 4/1/2017 Open
    11/1/2016 4/1/2017
    • Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    • Parking area and roads are plowed and maintained for day hiking, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing access in winter.
    Penrose Point Partial
    Open
    None
    • Campsites 1-21 are open from Oct. 1 through May 15. No shower facilities are available.
    • Marine trail campsite is open year round.
    • Moorage is available year round.
    Peshastin Pinnacles None
     10/31/2016 3/15/2017* None
    • Park opening depends on trail conditions.
    Posey Island Open
    Open
    None

    Potholes Open
    Open
    Open
    • Winter water supply is located at the trailer dump station. Restrooms will remain open. 
    Potlatch Partial
    Open
    None  
    • Sites 59-93 close Sept. 16 and reopen April 15.
    Rainbow Falls Open
    Open
    None

    Rasar Open
    Open
    None

    Reed Island Open
    Open
    None

    Riverside Partial
    Open
    Open
    • Spokane House Interpretive Center closes Sept. 7 and reopens May 31.
    • Nine Mile Recreation, Lake Spokane and Riverside campground close Oct.15, reopen April 15.
    • The ORV area is open daily 8 a.m. to dusk through winter.
    • Upper campground is open in the winter.
    • Equestrian campgrounds are open year round.
    Rockport None
     Open
    None
       
    Sacajawea None
     10/31/2016 3/31/2017  10/31/2016 3/31/2017
    • The Sacajawea Interpretive Center is closed from Nov. 1 through March 31.
    Saddlebag Island Open
    Open
    None

    Saint Edward None
    Open
    None

    Saltwater 9/16/2016 5/15/2017 Open
    None

    Scenic Beach Partial
    Open
    None
    • Campsites 25 through 50 are closed Oct. 1 and reopen May 1.
    Schafer 10/1/2016 4/25/2017 Open
    None
    • Day-use area parking is open during fishing season.
    Seaquest Partial
    Open
    None
    • Main camp loop is open
    • Yurts available for reservations year round
    Sequim Bay Partial
    Open
    Open
    • Upper campground (sites 27-63) closed Sept. 16 thru May 15.
    Shine Tidelands None
    Open
    None
    • The Shine Tidelands are open during shellfish season.
    Skagit Island None
    Open
    None

    South Whidbey  Closed   Open
    None
    • South Whidbey campground is closed indefinitely due to diseased trees.
    Spencer Spit  10/30/2016 3/3/2017  10/30/2016 3/3/2017 None
       
    Spring Creek Hatchery None
     10/20/2016  4/1/2017 None

    Squak Mountain None
    Open
    None

    Squilchuck 10/1/2016 5/15/2017
    *Snow conditions may influence reopening date.

    12/15/16-3/1/17 for winter snow play IF enough snow.


    None
    • The group camp is open and available for reservations from May 1 through Sept. 30 for groups of 20 or more guests. Snow conditions may influence reopening date. 
    Steamboat Rock Partial
    Open
    Open
    • Jones Bay closes Sept. 30. Osborn Bay and Crown Point are open year round.
    • The Sage campground closes Oct. 1 and reopens March 31. The Dune closes Feb 1 and reopens May 19.
    • Water in campsites shut off in winter.
    • The watercraft launch docks are removed in October. They are reinstalled in March or when the lake is no longer freezing.
    Steptoe Battlefield None
    Open
    None

    Steptoe Butte None
    Open
    None
    • Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
    Stuart Island Open
    Open
    None
    • There is no drinking water from September to March.
    Sucia Island Open
    Open
    None
    • Dock 1 remains during winter. Dock 2 is available from early April through mid-October.
    • There is no water late September through early April.1.
    Sun Lakes - Dry Falls  Open
    Open
    Open
    • Sites 36-45 and 58-88 - After Oct. 31, the water in these sites can be turned off due to weather. Winter water supply is available at the Contact Station. Sites 58-88 are closed Oct. 31 - April 1.
    • Dry Falls Visitor Center - Open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 15 - Oct. 31.  Closed November through January.
    • For more information call (509) 632-5214.
    Tolmie None
    Partial
    None
    • Day-use area is open Wednesdays through Sundays from Sept. 16 through April 17.
    Triton Cove None
    Open
    Open
    • Float is removed mid-November and reinstalled mid-March.
    Turn Island Open
    Open
    None

    Twanoh Open
    Open
    Open
    • Upper campground restroom is closed and there is no water at individual campsites during the winter.
    Twenty-Five Mile Creek  11/1/2016 3/1/2017  11/1/2016 3/1/2017  11/1/2016 3/1/2017
    • Watercraft launch reopens when there is sufficient water in the lake to allow safe use of the launch.
    Twin Harbors Partial
    Open
    None
    • Campsites 70-190 and 235-276 are closed from Nov. 1 to June 15.
    Wallace Falls Open
    Open
    None

    Wenatchee Confluence Open
    Open
    Open
    • Winter utility campsites do not include water. Water is available at the dump station.
    Westhaven None
    Open
    None

    Westport Light None
    Open
    None

    Yakima Sportsman 10/15/2016 4/1/2017 Closed 4/1/2017 None
    • There are limited services Oct. 15 - April 1.
    • Park restrooms closed during this this time / ADA portable toilet available adjacent to day-use restrooms.
    • Group camp closes Oct 15, reopens March 1.

Reservations


Operators are available to assist with booking reservations for specific park campgrounds, group camps, and some picnic facilities / kitchen shelters, as well as cabins, yurts, and platform tents. For more information on making reservations, check out our reservations page, or call (888) 226-7688.

Information Center


The Information Center is available to assist with questions regarding specific parks, overnight accommodations, recreation programs and seasonal park closures. The Information Center can be contacted at (360) 902-8844 or via email.