Welcome to the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, one of the most visited forests in the country, located east of Seattle, Washington on the west side of the Cascades between the Canadian border and Mt. Rainier National Park. Here you will find glacier-covered peaks, spectacular mountain meadows and old-growth forests, rich in history and outdoor opportunities.
State Route 530 has been closed in both directions between Whitman Road (milepost 36) and 310th Street Northeast (milepost 39) due to a massive mudslide near Oso, Washington approximately 13 miles west of Darrington. The road is blocked indefinitely. To reach the Darrington Ranger Station and avoid the closure area, visitors are recommended to use the route going east on Highway 20 and south on SR 530.
Both directions of State Route 530 between Whitman Road (milepost 36) and 310th Street Northeast (milepost 39) are closed due to a massive mudslide. The road is blocked indefinitely. People can reach the Darrington Ranger Station by going east on Highway 20 and south on SR 530. The ranger station has normal operating hours of 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
For road condition updates visit the Washington Department of Transportation website.