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.
No reservations: A State Parks guide for last-minute campers
Aug. 21, 2019. Hoping to fit in an end-of-summer camping trip but didn't get around to making reservations? No worries — you may not need them! You'll find first-come, first-served campsites at state parks across Washington. We've got the scoop on how to score that sweet spot for a night under the stars.
Become a Washington State Parks Junior Ranger! Aug.14, 2019 Hey kids! Do you love state parks? If you are aged 4 to 12 you can join the growing team of people who enjoy, protect and serve our awesome state parks by becoming a Washington State Parks Junior Ranger. Are you ready for the challenge? Come learn how today!
Grab some chill time at Conconully State Park
Aug. 7, 2019 Ready to unplug and get away from it all? Conconully State Park is the perfect place for a tech-free vacation. Fish, swim, boat or have a picnic on the expansive lawn at this out-of-the-way North Central Washington park!
Iconic bridges get a makeover July 31, 2019 State Route 20 icons, the Deception Pass and Canoe Bridges, are getting a much-needed makeover. Don't let that stop you from visiting! Get out your camera — Deception Pass Interpretive Specialist Joy Kacoroski is sharing the perfect vantage points for spectacular shots of these majestic structures and more great ways to enjoy the day at Deception Pass State Park!