Check out the weather conditions before heading up to the Basin, see the "Rain, Wind, Reservoir & River Conditions" page.
We are working to re-open recreation gradually and safely. Please check this website for regular updates.
Currently, registration is NOT REQUIRED to use any of the recreation sites, in an effort to limit exposure and cross-contamination. At all open recreation areas on PUD property, please practice social distancing and wear a mask per state requirements.
CLOSED: The South Shore Road and associated recreation sites, including access to the DNR Greider Lakes Trail are CLOSED to vehicular traffic.
OPEN: Culmback Dam Road is OPEN to the Gateway Site. Pedestrian and bicycle access is OPEN across Culmback Dam. To protect the public and our essential workers, please maintain a distance of 20 feet from employees on site.
OPEN: Sultan River Canyon Trail is OPEN.
PARTIAL: The outer gate at 116th Street is open; however, the inner gate is closed to maintain social distancing for essential workers. Pedestrians may access the area inside of the outer gate, however, no access past the inner maintenance gate is allowed at this time.
OPEN: The Lake Chaplain Road and Diversion Dam Road areas are open, and will remain so as long as Snohomish County remains at or above Phase 3 of the Governors re-opening plan.
We will reassess the situation and update this website as applicable.
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