A road surrounded by trees and moss in Hoh Rain Forest in Olympic National Park

Current Olympic National Park Road & Trail Conditions

Find out more about the current road and trail conditions, and whether they'll impact your trip to Olympic National Park.

Road Conditions

Highway 101 is currently under construction at Crescent Lake as part of a three-year project, which is scheduled to be completed in fall 2019. Construction will take place on Highway 101 on weekdays only. Travelers should be aware of construction delays:

November 17, 2018 - Mid-March 2019
  • No construction. Temporary traffic signals removed.
March 15-31, 2019
  • Expect half-hour delays during weekday work hours, with short delays after-hours to accommodate alternating single lane traffic.
  • Limited four-hour delays (9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays only) and six-hour overnight delays (10 p.m. - 4 a.m., Mondays through Wednesdays only) may be scheduled and will be announced in advance.
April 2019 - Late May 2019
  • Expect half-hour delays during weekday work hours, with short delays after-hours to accommodate alternating single lane traffic.
  • Limited four-hour delays may be scheduled (9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays only) and will be announced in advance.
After Memorial Day 2019 - Late September 2019
  • Expect half-hour delays during weekday work hours, with short delays after-hours to accommodate alternating single lane traffic.

Learn more about this project.

Current Road Conditions


Trail Closures and Alerts

  • Elwha (Olympic Hot Springs) Road Closed to Vehicle Access: The Elwha area is closed indefinitely to vehicle traffic beyond Madison Falls parking lot due to excessive flood damage. There is limited parking and turnaround space at the Madison Falls parking area.
  • Hurricane Hill Trail Restoration Project (Hurricane Ridge): Work on this trail restoration project is scheduled to resume in 2019. Learn more.
Current Trail Conditions


More Information

Road and weather condition information is also available by calling (360) 565-3131.

Current Park Conditions