Broadcast your love: get hitched in a state parks amphitheater
Feb. 27, 2019. Outdoor ceremonies are a delightful alternative to a traditional wedding venue. But if you are looking for a venue that's happy medium between outdoor beauty and indoor conveniences, why not say I do at a Washington state park amphitheater?
Give back, live the dream: be a camp host! Feb. 20, 2019 Got some time to give and a mind to serve? Love the outdoors? Come volunteer at Washington state parks! Our volunteers enrich our parks in so many ways. From camp hosting to interpreting to maintenance, there's no end to the ways you can give back to the lands you love. Come learn how!
Wake up to snow!
Feb. 6, 2019 Coming down with camping fever? State parks are chock full of opportunities for getting your camp on even during the rosy-cheeks weather. From tent camping to RV's to cozy cabins, we've got the scoop on some fresh winter camping options for every style and budget!
Chill out on a winter fishing vacation at Lake Chelan Jan. 31, 2019 Lake Chelan is a great catch for a winter fishing vacation. And this year the state park is open for parking, launching, playing and staying so you can bring in a string of kokanee or mackinaw. Here's all you need to plan a rewarding winter fishing vacation in a spectacular setting.
See another side of state parks — take a guided snowshoe hike Jan. 16, 2019 Come tour the cooler side of parks! Winter creates a whole different hiking experience and two lakeside parks are offering a great way to see it — with a guided snowshoe hike. Here's the 411 on this winter's excursions at Lake Easton and Lake Wenatchee State Parks!
Set 2019 in motion with a First Day Hike Dec. 17, 2018 Ring in the new year with one (or even two) of the more than three dozen First Day Hikes happening at 34 parks statewide. Washington state parks are offering hikes, bike rides, snowshoe and paddle adventures and even some science and history lessons. You’re sure to find a hike that appeals to you!