Like national parks many national sites areas and landmarks don t have entrance fees but the ones that do are open for free select dates throughout the year. You ll find it all here.
Ascending to 14 410 feet above sea level mount rainier stands as an icon in the washington landscape.
National parks washington. Likewise the top campgrounds in washington deliver with a wide range of landscapes including waterfalls and volcanic craters. For more to explore in washington the state s best hiking trails are in national parks national forests and cities across the state. Located on the olympic peninsula in washington state olympic was made a national park in 1938.
Mount rainier national park north cascades national park and olympic national park. Top washington dc national parks. Celebrate in a major festival.
2 of 23 nature parks in north cascades national park from washington pass overlook to the gorge creek falls we saw panoramic mountains 17 waterfalls mostly from our car and the brilliantly teal colored diablo lake. The amazing beauty of nature its uniqueness and wilderness is now preserved by the government in various parks recreation areas nature reserves and wildlife refuges. Hiking and camping in washington.
Free detailed map of washington state for tourists visiting national parks and reserves of the state in this section of our site presents detailed city and towns maps of washington state. Do you want to recreate in a natural environment. An active volcano mount rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous u s a spawning five major rivers.
Explore national parks in and near washington dc. Western washington is home to many other national sites and areas which also offer superb avenues out into nature and history. See reviews and photos of national parks in washington dc district of columbia on tripadvisor.
Explore historic buildings and landmarks. National park mount rainier ashford enumclaw packwood wilkeson wa. And in the 80s it became a world heritage site.
Of the three national parks in washington state olympic is the only one with a mountain range beaches and rain forest. Washington dc is where history happens. Washington state became a home for 3 incredible national parks.
Washington is known as the evergreen state but its stunning national and state parks offer an abundance of colours ranging from white capped mountains to islands in the deep blue ocean. Detailed map of washington state with all national parks and recreation area.