1. First Day 2020The 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.


  2. Deception pass cabinlWeathering the storm in a cozy cabin: A winter adventure
    Dec. 18, 2019 Here come's the rain again! Storm watching on Washington's coast and north Puget Sound waters is an exciting way to enjoy the winter season. We've got the scoop on five parks where you can witness stirring surf and wild waves. Then, retreat to a cabin or yurt and let the rain sing you to sleep!
  3. 2020 FDH Pin2020 First Day Hikes: Northwest Washington and Puget Sound
    Dec. 11, 2019. History, rainforest hikes, a paddletrip, waterfalls — 2020 First Day Hikes in Northwest Washington are chock full of exciting opportunities . Time to plan your New Year's adventure. Today we round out our First Day Hikes coverage with a focus on our Northwest and Puget Sound parks. 
  4. First Day 20202020 First Day Hikes: Southwest Washington
    Dec.10, 2019 From the forest to the shore you'll find lot's to explore at southwestern state parks. Plan your 2020 First Day Hike today! Join park staff, interpretive specialists and more in this healthy, refreshing New Year's tradition. This year there are more hikes to enjoy than ever before. Today we focus on our parks south, west and a little east of Puget Sound.


  5. First Day 20202020 First Day Hikes: Eastern Washington
    Dec.9, 2019 It's time to plan your First Day Hike! Hike, bike, ski and snowshoe your way into 2020! Join park staff, interpretive specialists and more in a healthy, refreshing New Year's tradition. This year there are more hikes to enjoy than ever before. Today we focus on our frosty, fun Eastern Washington parks. 

  6. Lake Wenatchee snowshoePut your big shoes on and get to the snow!
    Dec. 4, 2019 Go where you want to go in the snow! This winter two parks are offering a series of free and frosty guided snowshoe hikes. Come take a whirl through a winter wonderland! 
  7. State Parks productsGive the gift of state parks!
    Nov. 13, 2019 Looking to add a new twist to your holiday gift giving? Why not give the gift of the great outdoors? The Washington State Parks store has a super selection of gifts to fit any budget and recreation interest. Plus you can shop from home. Come explore — and shop — today!


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