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  1. More than 40 state parks will offer First Day Hikes

    Posted on December 6, 2021

    Washington State Parks invites the public to take a First Day Hike on Jan. 1, 2022. At least 42 state parks have scheduled staff-led hikes, self-guided hikes, dog strolls, cross-country ski trips and more for New Year’s Day. Read on...
  2. Celebrate the New Year at Deception Pass State Park

    Posted on December 1, 2021

    The Deception Pass Park Foundation and the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission invite the public to ring in the new year with an extra special New Year’s weekend experience at Deception Pass State Park. Read on...
  1. State Parks Commission to meet in Kalama

    Posted on November 30, 2021

    The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will hold a planning meeting in-person on Tuesday, Dec. 7 and Wednesday, Dec. 8 in Kalama. Agenda items include year-end review, division highlights and 2022 priorities. Read on...
  2. State parks launches new online store

    Posted on November 29, 2021

    State Parks has launched a new online store for an improved experience when shopping for popular products. Favorite items include icon prints of each state park, Winter Recreation scarves, 2022 Parks calendars, Discover Passes and e-gift cards. Read on...
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  1. Camping Reservation Alert

    NEW! Campsite Availability Notifications

    DING! Your favorite spot is available! You can now sign up to receive notifications for when that favorite campsite, cabin, day-use facility or marina is open! Get the jump on your next Washington State Parks adventure - sign up for notifications today! Learn More
  2. Washington State Parks Gift Card

    New! Washington State Parks Gift Cards

    Give the gift of the great outdoors! Electronic and plastic gift cards are now available for all the adventurers in your life! They are reloadable and good for reservations, parks merchandise and more. Learn more and get yours today! LEARN MORE