A legacy of courage: Washington State Parks honors Women's History Month
March 11, 2020 Women's clubs of the post-industrial era left their mark on many aspects of modern life from politics to education to conservation. Three Washington state parks owe their foundation to just such progressive women. Looking for a great way to celebrate Women's History Month? Check out these three stunning parks!
Road trip adventures: Birds of the Olympic Peninsula
Feb. 26, 2020 Birdwatching can be one of the most relaxing and intriguing activities you can do outdoors, especially in winter when migratory waterfowl pass through. Keeping an eagle eye out for some sweet spots to observe these denizens of the water and sky? Look no further — we've got a spectacular road trip plan for you!
Vroom! with a view: Snowmobiling at Washington Sno-Parks
Feb.19, 2020 Ride on! Winter 2020 is shaping up to be a great snow season! If you have a sled, it's time to get it out and try some of these spectacular motorized Sno-Parks. Always wanted to try snowmobiling? We've got the 411 on how to get into this exciting winter sport!
Taking the plunge: Cold water diving at state parks
Feb. 5, 2020 Did you know that some Washington state parks don't stop where the water begins? Some of our shore side parks are popular diving spots where you can discover a fascinating new outdoor experience.
An enduring love: Your 2020 state parks wedding planner Jan 29, 2020 Couples looking to get married in 2020 have the future on their minds — and not just for their relationship! Sustainability is this year's hottest wedding trend. Washington state parks are the perfect venue for fulfilling those green wedding dreams!
Sno-Park 101: What do I need for 2020?
Jan. 22, 2020Those lovely flakes are falling and it's time to get out and go to the snow! Some exciting new changes are in place and it's easier than ever to enjoy a day of snow play. Before you go, let’s review the basics of what you’ll need to get out and enjoy that wonderful white stuff.
The year in renew: 2020 First Day Hikes highlights
Jan.8, 2020 First Day Hikes at Washington's state parks grew again this year, by leaps and bounds! Check out theses highlights from our bevy of New Year's Day events and be inspired to plan your own 2020 adventures at Washington's state parks.