- Things to do
Things to do
What's your idea of fun? Whether it's birdwatching, boating, mushing sled dogs, or digging for clams, you'll find a place to pursue your passion in Washington's many state parks.
Take a look at boating information, including launching, moorage, and more.
Learn about upcoming events.
First Day Hikes
Welcome to our portal to your Washington State Parks First Day Hikes adventure!
Rent camping and winter recreation gear from Arrive Outdoors.
Find out about geocaching in Washington state parks.
Discover Washington stories at one of our interpretive or visitor centers.
Discover information on metal detecting in Washington state parks.
Look at a variety of uncategorized activities.
Paragliding and hang gliding
Seashore Conservation Area
The Seashore Conservation Area was established in 1967 to provide and preserve recreational use on Washington’s coast for generations to come.
Take a look at trails for hiking, mountain biking, and more.
Water & beach activities
Explore water and beach activities available in Washington state parks.
Check out the wide variety of winter recreation activities that can be done in Washington.
Wi-Fi in the Parks
A growing number or our parks are equipped with high-speed WiFi! Find out which parks will give you access and where. Check back soon -- we are adding more parks to the list every year!