Campgrounds All first come first served except Kalaloch by NPS

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									        Campgrounds                                  Season                 Fees        # of      Accessible            Recommended                 Firewood           RV      Drinking
                                                                                        Sites     Restrooms               RV/Trailer             (Memorial Day -      Dump      Water
(All first-come, first-served, except
                                                                                                                           Length                  Labor Day)        Station
         Kalaloch in summer)
Altair
                                                May 23 – Oct. 26           $12.00        30           yes           21’ (some for up to 35’)           yes                       yes
Forested, near river, elev. 450’
Deer Park                                   June 13 – September 30
                                                                         $ 10.00        14         Pit toilet    Not permitted: tents only         yes
Subalpine setting, elev. 5,400’                (snow permitting)
Dosewallips                              Dosewallips Campground is walk in only (5.5 miles) with pit toilets and no water; the Dosewallips Road is closed due to a washout outside the
Forested, along river, elev. 1,540’                                                                      park boundary.
Elwha                                      Open all year, but no water
                                         from Nov. 1 through March 31      $12.00        40           yes           21’ (some for up to 35’)           yes                       yes
Forested valley, elev. 390’
Fairholme
                                              April 4 – October 26         $12.00        88           yes                     21’                      yes            yes        yes
Forested, near lake, elev. 580’
Graves Creek                              Open all year, but no water
                                           Sept. 16 to Memorial Day                              Pit toilet yes,   Gravel road, large RVs not
Rain forest, near river, elev. 540                                         $12.00        30         flush no
                                                                                                                                                                                 yes
                                                   weekend                                                         recommended: tents only
Heart O' the Hills                          All year, walk-in if snow-
                                                                           $12.00       105           yes           21’ (some for up to 35’)           yes                       yes
Forested, mid-slope, elev. 1,807’                    covered
Hoh
                                                   Year round              $12.00        88           yes                     21’                      yes            yes        yes
Rain forest, near river , elev. 578’
Kalaloch                                 All year (summer reservations     $14.00 -                                                             yes (year-round at
                                                                                        170           yes           21’ (some for up to 35’)                           yes       yes
On bluff above coast, elev. 50’          at http://www.recreation.gov/)     $18.00                                                                    lodge)
Mora
                                                                                      94 + one
Forested, near river & coast, elev.                Year round              $12.00                     yes           21’ (some for up to 35’)           yes             yes       yes
                                                                                       walk-in
32’
North Fork                                      Primitive all year                               Pit toilet at     Gravel road, large RVs not
                                                                           $10.00         9
Rain forest, near river, elev. 520’                                                               trailhead        recommended: tents only
Ozette                                                                                                                                          Available @ Lost
Partly forested, along lake, elev. 40’             Year round              $12.00        15        Nearby                     21’                                                yes
                                                                                                                                                     Resort
Queets
                                                      Closed due to road washout at MP 7; scheduled to reopen by late winter after alternate access route is established.
Rain forest, near river, elev. 290’
Sol Duc                                   Open all year, but no water      $14.00
                                                                                         82           yes           21’ (some for up to 35’)           yes            yes        yes
Forested, near river, elev. 1,680’         Nov. 1 through March 31
Staircase                                  Full Service May 9 –Oct. 26
Forested, near river, elev. 765’          Closed winter 2007/08 due to     $12.00        56           yes           21’ (some for up to 35’)           yes                       yes
                                             hazards from 2006 fire.
South Beach                                                                                                                                       Available at
Open area, above beach, elev. 50’           May 23 – September 14          $ 10.00       50                         21’ (some for up to 35’)     Kalaloch Lodge
                                                                                                                                                      store
  Full service campgrounds have potable water, flush toilets, and garbage dumpsters. Most campgrounds provide full service during the summer; check chart for details.
      Primitive campgrounds have pit toilets only and no potable water. Some campgrounds are full service in summer, but primitive during the off season.


  Campsites provide a picnic table and fire pit. All campgrounds have animal proof food storage lockers for walk-in sites or campers without motor vehicles. Park campgrounds
     do not have showers, hookups or laundry. Check park’s website for more information http://www.nps.gov/olym or call 360-565-3130.
         Roads                  2007/2008 Opening & Closing Dates                           Length                              Driving Surface              RVs & Trailers?

Hurricane Ridge                           Summer Season
                                     Open May 9 – October 26
                            Major road reconstruction to begin spring
                            2008 -- bicycles prohibited; traffic delays of
                                          up to 20 minutes.
                                           Winter Season                                                              Paved, winding mountain road, steep
                                                                                  17 miles from Port Angeles                                                       OK
                                  Nov. 23, 2007 - March 30, 2008                                                                   in places
                            Weather permitting, road scheduled to be
                          open Fri., Sat., Sun. & 3 holiday Mondays (1/1;
                           1/21; 2/18). Road open daily Dec. 20 – Jan. 1
                           EXCEPT for 12/24 & 25. Road closed all other
                                                 days.
Obstruction Point                        July 4 – October 15
(Hurricane Ridge area)      Weather permitting. May close at any time                                                  Gravel, narrow, winding mountain
                                                                                7.8 miles from Hurricane Ridge                                                     no
                                            due to snow.                                                                      road, steep in places
                              No overnight parking after October 1.
Dosewallips                                                                  Closed due to washout 5.5 miles outside park boundary
Queets                                                   Closed by washout at MP 7; scheduled to reopen by late winter via alternate access route.
Staircase                              May 9 – October 31
                          Closure begins at Mt. Rose Village, 4.5 miles      16 miles from Hwy. 101 & Hoodsport            Paved and gravel sections               OK
                          from Staircase due to slide danger caused by
                                           2006 fire.
Deer Park                                                                                                              Gravel, narrow, winding mountain
                                        June 13 – Sept. 30                        9 miles from park boundary                                                       no
                                                                                                                              road, steep in places
Olympic Hot Springs Rd.                                                                                               Paved. Narrow and winding beyond
                                 Year round, weather permitting                     9.6 miles from Hwy. 101                                                        OK
(Elwha)                                                                                                                        Altair campground.
Whiskey Bend Road                                                            5 miles from intersection with Olympic
                                 Year round, weather permitting                                                             Gravel, narrow, winding                OK
(Elwha)                                                                                 Hot Springs Road
Hoh                              Year round, weather permitting                     18 miles from Hwy. 101                           Paved                         OK
Mora                             Year round, weather permitting                     14 miles from Hwy. 101                           Paved                         OK
Quinault North Shore                                                         14 from Hwy. 101 to intersection with     Paved & gravel; narrow & winding     Not east of Ranger
                                 Year round, weather permitting
                                                                                        South Shore Road                    east of Ranger Station               Station
Quinault South Shore                                                         13 miles from Hwy. 101 to intersection
                                 Year round, weather permitting                                                                 Paved & gravel                     OK
                                                                                     with North Shore Road
Graves Creek (Quinault)                                                      6 miles from intersection with South
                                 Year round, weather permitting                                                             Gravel, narrow, winding                OK
                                                                                           Shore Road
North Fork (Quinault)                                                        4 miles from intersection with North
                                 Year round, weather permitting                                                             Gravel, narrow, winding                OK
                                                                                           Shore Road
   Visitor Centers & Ranger Stations        Open Daily                   Open Friday - Sunday                                Open Sat. & Sun.

Deer Park Ranger Station                                                         Hours vary; consult area bulletin boards.
Dosewallips Ranger Station                                               Closed due to washout 5.5 miles outside park boundary.
Eagle Ranger Station                                                             Hours vary; consult area bulletin boards.
Elwha Ranger Station                                                             Hours vary; consult area bulletin boards.

Forks NPS/USFS Info Station            May 23 – September 30,
                                                                       Oct. 5, 2007 – May 18, 2008
                                                2008
                                                                                                                                   WINTER
                                                                                                                    Staffed weekends & holiday Mondays
Hurricane Ridge VC                       June 23 – Sept. 16                                                             Dec. 28, 2007 – March 30, 2008
                                                                                                                                    SPRING
                                                                                                                    Staffed weekends May – June 20, 2008

Hoh Rain Forest VC                        May 23 – Sept. 30          October5, 2007 – May 18, 2008
                                                                        Open Friday - Tuesday
Kalaloch Info Station                    June 20 – Sept. 30
                                                                          May 10 – June 19
Mora Ranger Station                                                              Hours vary; consult area bulletin boards.
                                                                          Open Thurs. – Mon.
                                                                       Oct. 4, 2007 – April 30, 2008
Olympic National Park VC               May 1 – September 30
                                                                  Closed Thanksgiving Day, November 22
                                                                  Open Wed., December 26 and Tuesday,
                                                                             January 1, 2008
Ozette Ranger Station                                                            Hours vary; consult area bulletin boards.
                                                                          Open Thurs. – Mon.
Quinault Rain Forest Ranger Station
                                                                          Late June – Mid-Sept.
                                            OPEN DAILY
                                       May 17 – Sept. 21, 2008
Quinault USFS/NPS Info Station
                                       OPEN Monday – Friday
                                          rest of the year
                                        OPEN MOST DAYS
Storm King Info Station
                                        Mid June Early Sept.
Staircase Ranger Station                                                         Hours vary; consult area bulletin boards.

Wilderness Info Center                 Early April through late
                                               October
      Lodges & Concession Facilities                                                                Open Season
Fairholme General Store                                                                        May 23 – September 1, 2008
                                                                                            May 23 – October 5, 2008
Hurricane Ridge Gift Shop & Snack Bar
                                                                                     Weekends only May 10 & 11and May 17 & 18
Kalaloch                                                                                            Open year round
Lake Crescent Lodge                                                                             May 9 – October 13, 2008
Log Cabin Resort                                                                           May 23, 2008 - September 30, 2008
Sol Duc Hot Springs Resort                                                                 March 28, 2008 - October 26, 2008



      Entrance Stations                        Staffed Daily             Staffed Fri., Sat., Sun. & Holidays                   Staffed Sat., Sun. & Holidays
            Rev. 9/24/2007                                               * Entrance fee payment is required even            * Entrance fee payment is required even
                                                                                when stations are closed.                          when stations are closed.
Elwha                                      June 15 – Sept. 8, 2008              Sept. 9 – Oct. 13, 2008                                       *
                                          Apr. 27 – Nov. 12, 2007                                                               Nov. 13, 2007 – Apr. 26, 2008
Heart O’ the Hills                                                                         *
                                          Apr. 27 – Nov. 11, 2008                                                               Nov. 12, 2008 – Apr. 25, 2009
Hoh                                     May 23 – September 30, 2008                        *                                                  *
Ozette                             Summer Rangers Station Staffing TBD                     *                                                  *
Sol Duc                                    May 23 – Oct. 26, 2008              Apr. 12 – May 22, 2008                                         *
Staircase                                  Jun. 15 – Sept. 8, 2008              Sept. 9 – Oct. 13, 2008                            May 23 – Jun. 14, 2008

								
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