Day use at state parks and public lands to re-open on May 5
Public is urged to "recreate responsibly"
April 30, 2020
OLYMPIA-Gov. Jay Inslee announced on Monday, April 27, a partial re-opening of some outdoor recreation activities. Scheduled for Tuesday, May 5, with approriate safety precautions in place, the public can enjoy: fishing; hunting; playing golf; and day use at state parks, state public lands managed by the Department of Natural Resources and at state Fish and Wildlife areas. Boat launches will also re-open.
The public is cautioned that it may take several days for gates to be unlocked and sites to be serviced at remote areas due to limited staff capacity.
Visitor centers, camping and other o...