Winter schedule

Park NameCampground ClosesCampground ReopensDay-Use
Closes
Day-Use ReopensWatercraft Launch
Closes
Watercraft Launch Reopens
Alta Lake10/31/20184/1/201910/31/20184/1/201910/31/20184/1/2019

Anderson LakeNoneNone10/31/184/1/1910/31/20184/1/2019


Battle Ground LakeOpen
Open
Open
  • Limited services, Vault toilets closed
Bay ViewPartial
Open
None

Beacon Rock10/31/20184/1/2019Partial
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.
BelfairOpen
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 BayPartial
Open
Open

Blake IslandOpen
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 IslandOpen
Open
None

BogachielPartial
Open
None

Bottle BeachNone
Open
None

BridgeportOpen
Open
Open

Bridle TrailsNone
Open
None

Brooks Memorial10/29/20184/01/201910/29/20184/01/2019None

Cama BeachNone
Open
None
  • Overnight cabin rentals are available year round.
Camano IslandPartial
Open
Open

Cape DisappointmentOpen
Open
Open
  • Reservations are accepted year round for camping, yurts, cabins and vacation houses.
  • Spring and summer camping reservations for campsites 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 is open year round.
Centennial TrailNone
Open
None

Clark IslandOpen
Open
None

Columbia Hills10/23/20184/01/201910/23/20184/01/201910/23/20184/01/2019
  • Dalles Mountain Ranch and Horsethief Butte day use is open without toilet facilities from Oct 16 to March 31.
Columbia Plateau TrailNone
Open
None
  • North end and 15 miles of south end are open year round.
Conconully10/31/20184/1/201910/31/20184/1/201910/31/20184/1/2019

CrawfordNone
9/1/20185/24/2019None

Curlew Lake10/31/184/1/201910/31/184/1/201910/31/184/1/2019
  • Snow conditions may influence reopening dates.
Cutts IslandNone
Open
None

Daroga10/16/201804/01/201910/16/201804/01/201910/16/201804/01/2019

Dash PointPartial
Open
None
  • Campsites 1-51 are open all winter and have hookup and standard sites. All other sites are closed until mid May 2019.
  • The day-use area will have periodic closures during the winter.
Deception PassPartial
Partial
Open
  • Reservations are accepted year round.
  • Quarry Pond is open year round.
  • Cranberry Campground Back and Middle Loops close on Oct. 1. The Lower Loop and Forest Loop close Oct. 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 is open year round.
  • North Beach closed Nov. 1 and reopens April 1.
  • Bowman Bay Campground closed Oct. 1 and reopens April 1.
Doe IslandOpen
Open
None

DosewallipsPartial
Open
None
  • The water supply at the hookup 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 is open year round
Doug's BeachNone
Open
None
  • No restroom facilities are available from Oct.16 to March 31.
Eagle IslandNone
Open
None

Federation ForestNone
11/1/20183/31/2019None
  • Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
  • Interpretive Center hours are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday-Sunday through October
Fields SpringOpen
Open
None
  • A Sno-Park permit is required in winter.
Flaming GeyserNone
Open
None

Fort CaseyOpen
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 ColumbiaNone
Open
None
  • Vacation houses are available for rent year round.
Fort Ebey11/1/20183/1/2019Open
None

Fort FlaglerPartial
Open
Open
  • Vacation houses closed October through July.
  • 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 SimcoeNone
11/01/20184/01/2019None

Fort Townsend10/15/20185/1/2019Open
None
  • The water supply in the day-use area is turned off October through April. The restroom is still open.
  • The trailer dump is closed November through the second weekend in March.
Fort WordenOpen
Open
Partial
  • Lower campground is available year round. Upper campground is closed November through February.
  • The boat launch is partially open.
  • Water supply is turned off at individual campsites through February. 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 Area11/1/20183/1/201911/1/183/1/1911/30/201803/01/2019
  • Ginkgo Petrified Forest Interpretive Center day-use area remains open. 
  • Interpretive center hours during winter: Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 21-23, Dec. 28-31, Jan. 4-6, Jan. 18-20, Feb. 15-17. Other dates by appointment only.
Goldendale ObservatoryNone
10/01/2018
Fri-Sun 1-9pm
04/01/2019None
  • Operating schedules disruptions may be possible. See the park's webpage for more information
Grayland BeachOpen
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-PridayNone
Open
None

Hope Island (Mason)Open
Open
None

Hope Island (Skagit)None
Open
None

Ike KinswaPartial
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 freshwater supply is located at the trailer dump station.
IllaheeClosed
Open
Open
  • Campground is closed until further notice.
James IslandOpen
Open
None







Jarrell CoveOpen
Open
None

Joemma Beach10/11/20183/01/2019Open
Open
  • Dock is removed Oct. 1, reinstalled mid-May.
  • Marine trail campsite is open year round.
Jones IslandOpen
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 WhidbeyNone
10/1/20184/1/2019None

Kanaskat-PalmerOpen
Open
None

Kinney PointOpen
Open
None

Kitsap MemorialOpen
Open
None

KopachuckNone
Open
None
  • Marine trail campsite is open year round.
Lake ChelanPartialAll sites 04/01/2019Open
Open*Snow conditions may influence use
  • The beach loop will remain first come, first served until Oct. 31, when the bathroom facilities are closed for the winter.
  • The trailer loop will remain open for the winter with reservations accepted for sites 8-15; sites 1-7 and 19-35 will be first come, first served during winter.
Lake Easton10/31/20185/1/2019
*Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
Partial
10/15/20185/1/2019
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. 1 through April 30 for day use and winter camping.
  • Snoqualmie Tunnel will not open until May because of snow.
  • See the park calendar for guided snowshoe hikes.
Lake SammamishNone
Partial
Open

Lake SylviaOpen
Open
Open
  • The group camp (G1) and four walk-in campsites (P3 to P6) close Oct. 1, reopen April 1.
Lake Wenatchee11/16/20184/1/2019
*Snow conditions may influence reopening date.
Open
11/08/20184/1/2019
*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 hookup sites 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.
LarrabeePartial
Partial
Open
  • Campsites 1-7 and 43-48 open on weekends starting April 1, 2019. Group camp, walk-in campsites, north day-use area, restrooms and shelter close Oct.15 and reopen April 1.
  • Water is unavailable in the campground from Nov. 1 to March 31.
Leadbetter PointNone
Open
None

Lewis and Clark10/01/20185/1/201910/01/20185/1/2019None
  • The retreat center is reservable year round.
  • Jackson House tours are available year round by appointment. Call (360) 864-2643.
Lewis and Clark Trail11/1/20184/01/201911/1/201804/01/2019None

Lime Kiln PointNone
Open
None
  • Interpretive center is open late May through mid-September.
Lincoln Rock10/31/20183/01/2019Open
Open

Lyons FerryNone
11/01/201804/01/201911/01/201804/01/2019

ManchesterPartial
Open
None
  • The campground water is shut off in the winter and turned back on in mid-March.
  • Campsites 25 through 50 close Oct. 1, reopen May 15.
  • Square Lake is closed for the season on Oct. 1, reopens April 16.
Maryhill11/01/201803/01/2018Open
Open

Matia IslandOpen
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 IslandNone
Open
None

MillersylvaniaPartial
Open
Open
  • Campground is partially open Oct. 1 through May 15.
MoranPartial
Open
Open
  • Southend Campground open April 1- Oct. 31
  • Midway Campground open year round, but sites 18-22 and 42-66 will close Oct. 31, 2018.
  • Northend Campground open May 15- Sept. 15
  • Mountain Lake Campground open year round
Mount PilchuckNone
Open
None

Mount Spokane9/15/20187/1/2019
*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.
Mystery BayNone
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.
NolteNone
Open
Open

Obstruction PassOpen
Open
None

Ocean CityOpen
Open
None

OlallieNone
Open
None

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

Pacific PinesNone
10/1/20185/1/2019None

Palouse FallsOpen
Open
None
  • Potable water is turned off October through April. Visitors must bring their own potable water.
Palouse to Cascades TrailNone
Open
None







Paradise PointPartial
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 IslandOpen
Open
None

Peace ArchNone
Open
None

Pearrygin Lake10/31/20184/07/2019Open
10/31/184/07/2019
  • 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. A Sno-Park permit is required from Nov. 1 to April 1.
Penrose PointPartial
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 PinnaclesNone
10/31/20183/01/2019*None
  • Park opening depends on trail conditions.
Posey IslandOpen
Open
None

PotholesOpen
Open
Open
  • Winter water supply is located at the trailer dump station. Restrooms will remain open.
PotlatchPartial
Open
None
  • Sites 59-93 close Sept. 16 and reopen April 15.
  • Trailer dump closed Nov. 15-March 1
  • Water in campsites is turned off Nov. 15-March 1
Rainbow FallsOpen
Open
None

RasarOpen
Open
None

Reed IslandClosed
Open
None

RiversidePartial
Partial
Open * Hwy 291 boat launch only
  • Spokane House Interpretive Center closes Sept. 7 and reopens May 31.
  • Nine Mile Recreation, Lake Spokane campground and day use close Nov. 1 and reopen April 15.
  • The ORV area is open daily 8 a.m. to dusk through winter.
  • Bowl and Pticher campsites 1-14, group camps, dump station and kitchen shelter closed through April 1.
  • Equestrian campground subject to closure with significant snow.
RockportNone
Open
None

SacajaweaNone
10/31/201804/01/201910/31/201804/01/2019
  • The Sacajawea Interpretive Center is closed from Nov. 1 through March 31.
Saddlebag IslandOpen
Open
None

Saint EdwardNone
Open
None

Saltwater9/16/20185/15/2019Open
None

Scenic BeachPartial
Open
None
  • Campsites 25 through 50 are closed Oct. 1 and reopen May 1.
Schafer10/1/20185/01/2019Open
None
  • Day-use area parking is open during fishing season.
SeaquestPartial
Open
None
  • Partial closure Main Loop
  • T-1 through T-16 open year round
  • Yurts available for reservations year round
Sequim BayPartial
Open
Open
  • Upper campground (sites 27-63) closed Sept. 16 thru May 15.
Shine TidelandsNone
Open
None
  • The Shine Tidelands are open during shellfish season.
Skagit IslandNone
Open
None

South WhidbeyClosed
Open
None
  • South Whidbey campground is closed indefinitely due to diseased trees.
Spencer Spit10/26/20183/1/201910/26/20183/1/2019None

Spring Creek HatcheryNone
Open
None
  • No restroom facilities available from Oct. 15, 2018 through April 1, 2019
Squak MountainNone
Open
None

SquilchuckOpen
Open



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 RockPartial
Open
Open
  • Jones Bay closes Sept. 30. Osborn Bay and Crown Point are open year round.
  • The Sage campground closes Oct 16 and reopens April 1. Dune campground open year round.
  • Water in all campsites shuts 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 BattlefieldNone
Open
None

Steptoe ButteNone
Open
None
  • Day use open pending weather conditions.
Stuart IslandOpen
Open
None
  • There is no drinking water from September to March.
Sucia IslandOpen
Open
None
  • Dock 1 remains during winter. Dock 2 is available from early April through mid-October.
  • There is no potable water late September through early April.1.
Sun Lakes - Dry FallsPartial
Open
Open
  • Sites 58-88 close Oct. 31-April 1.
  • Winter water supply is available at the contact station.
  • Dry Falls Visitor Center - Open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays through Sundays, Nov. 1 - Feb. 28. Closed Dec. 21 - Jan. 2 and all state holidays.
  • For more information call (509) 632-5214.
TolmieNone
Partial
None
  • Day-use area is open Wednesdays through Sundays from Sept. 16 through April 17.
Triton CoveNone
Open
Open
  • Float is removed mid-November and reinstalled mid-March.
Turn IslandOpen
Open
None

TwanohOpen
Open
Open
  • Upper campground restroom is closed and there is no water at individual campsites during the winter.
Twenty-Five Mile Creek11/01/20184/01/201911/01/20184/01/201911/01/20183/01/2019
  • Watercraft launch reopens when there is sufficient water in the lake to allow safe use of the launch.
Twin HarborsPartial
Open
None
  • Campsites 1-85 and 234-280 are closed due to flood risk Nov. 1, 2018 through May 15, 2019.
Wallace FallsOpen
Open
None

Wenatchee ConfluenceOpen
Open
Open
  • Winter hookup campsites do not include water. Water is available at the dump station.
Westport LightNone
Open
None

Yakima Sportsman11/01/201803/01/201911/30/20183/01/2019None

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 you can email the Information Center.