olympic national park Northwest Lawmakers Offer Alternative To National Park Visitor Fee Hikes By Ashley Gross • Oct 26, 2017 Elaine Thompson / Associated Press Listen Listening... / 0:51 As the federal government weighs whether to increase entrance fees for some national parks, a congressman from Washington state is proposing a different way to address a big maintenance backlog. National Park Service Considers Fee Increases For Some Parks By Anna Boiko-Weyrauch • Oct 24, 2017 Cal Wolfe Listen Listening... / 1:01 The National Park service is considering increasing fees at the nation’s most popular parks next summer, including Olympic National Park and Mount Rainier. The fees would nearly triple. Olympic National Park Inches Ahead On Mountain Goat Control Plan By Tom Banse • Jul 24, 2017 Listen Listening... / Olympic National Park is inching ahead on a plan to reduce or eliminate its population of non-native mountain goats. A draft plan released Monday for public comment includes options to relocate or kill the animals. Driest June On Record For Wettest Part Of Washington By Gabriel Spitzer • Jul 2, 2015 Greg Schechter/FLIKR Last month was the driest June record for the wettest part of Washington State. The Hoh Rain Forest in Olympic National Park got just 0.17 inches of rain last month. National Park Service Receives 'Lively' Comments Over Proposed Fee Hikes By Tom Banse • Dec 23, 2014 Listen Listening... / The National Park Service wants to increase entrance fees to pay for park improvements.