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Fort Worden State Park

9 Alerts
August 24, 2021 1:04 PM

Planned power outage

There will be a planned power outage on September 14th from 7am-3pm. This outage is necessary to replace the transformer that supplies power to the entire park. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

July 21, 2021 9:08 AM

Upper Forest Campground Bathroom Construction

The restroom and showers in the Upper Forest Campground will be under construction from April 30 - September 16, 2021. Portable toilets will be available in the Upper Forest campground. The nearest available flushing restrooms and showers will be at the...

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July 16, 2021 9:00 AM

Boat launch is open for use at your own risk

Fort Worden boat launch is open for use at your own risk. The launch may become very sandy. Four wheel drive vehicles are highly recommended. Launching during periods of low tides not recommended. Boat launch open July 16 until mid September.

July 1, 2021 2:47 PM

Burn ban - level 3

Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed.

No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

June 18, 2021 3:11 PM

Rothschild House Museum closed

Rothschild House at Fort Worden Historical State Park in Port Townsend will remain closed until later this summer or fall. Enjoy the gardens around the house and take in the view with a picnic. Or take a virtual tour here:

August 24, 2020 3:17 PM

Winter Water Supply

Due to possible freezing temperatures, the water in both campgrounds will be turned off from November through March 15th. Exact dates are dependent upon the weather. A potable water supply is located near the entrance to the campground.

August 24, 2020 2:58 PM

Museum and gift shop closed

To comply with Governor Inslee's mandate, the Coast Artillery Museum and the Friends of Fort Worden gift shop are both closed until further notice.

August 24, 2020 9:49 AM

Fort Worden floating dock closed

Emergency Closure: The floating dock at the Fort Worden pier is out of service until further notice due to recent storm damage. Until necessary repairs are made, incoming vessels will be unable to access this location/facility.

August 24, 2020

Shellfish Seasons and Closures

Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.