Parks after dark: Halloween 2019
Oct. 9, 2019. Do "boo" want a good haunt? Five Washington state parks are hosting groovy and ghouly Halloween happenings this season. Check out our round up of spooktacular events and fun fall festivals happening state wide!
Washington leads the charge on prescriptions for nature Oct.2, 2019 Have a healthy relationship with nature! Oct. 6-12 is Mental Illness Awareness Week and this year Washington State Parks partnered with Park Rx America to promote better health through nature. Learn all about this exciting new program that makes it easy for healthcare providers to prescribe parks and other natural areas as part of a whole body health routine.
Experience living history at Sacajawea Historical State Park
Sept. 25, 2019 Heritage Days at Sacajawea Historical State Park is a chance for you to experience Washington history up close and personal. Get the scoop on this event taking place this weekend! Bonus: Saturday is a State Parks free day — no Discover Pass required to park.
Get ride on it! Bike your parks day 2019 Sept. 18, 2019 Beach cruiser or BMX, recumbent or mountain bike—few transportation modes are more simple and exciting than cycling. Come plan a trip exploring your favorite parks by bike on Sept. 28, as we celebrate Bike Your Park Day AND National Public Lands Day.
Step into history at Fort Simcoe
Sept. 11, 2019Intrigued by history? Step back in time and experience early Washington territory life at Fort Simcoe Historical State Park. Come explore this unique Yakima-area park where time stands still and history comes alive!
Test your personal best on the Klickitat Trail
Sept. 4, 2019 Looking for a new biking challenge? Put your bikes on the rack and head out for Klickitat State Park Trail! Learn more about this Columbia River region gem and get ready to plan your next two-wheeled adventure.