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  1. Winter Recreation and Snowmobile Advisory Committee Meetings

    Posted on January 25, 2023

    The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Winter Recreation Program will be hosting two in-person only advisory committee meetings in the coming weeks for both the Winter Recreation Advisory Committee and the Snowmobile Advisory Committee. Read on...
  2. Boating Program Advisory Council Seeks Two New Members

    Posted on January 24, 2023

    The deadline for submitting applications is February 21?, 2023. The council appointment will be made in the month of March 2023 and the new members will serve three-year terms that end in February of 2026. Read on...
  1. State Parks Commission to meet in Lacey

    Posted on January 18, 2023

    The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will hold its regular in-person commission meeting Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Lacey City Council Chambers. Read on...
  2. State Parks is hiring 305 park aides

    Posted on January 17, 2023

    Washington State Parks is recruiting seasonal park aides to work in its beautiful outdoor places this spring, summer and fall! The agency will hire 305 park aides and senior park aides statewide to work in state parks from April through September. Read on...
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    Become a seasonal Park Aide!

    Do you want to work outdoors as a valued member of our team preserving Washington’s treasured lands, waterways and heritage? Washington State Parks will hire 305 seasonal park aides this spring, and you could be one of them! Read on...
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    Apply for the Northwest Youth Leadership Program!

    Northwest Washington State Parks are looking for King, Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom, Island, Thurston, Pierce and Juan County youths aged 14-18 to serve on a leadership committee. Be a part of the future of Washington State Parks and apply! APPLY TODAY