CURRENT UPDATES: PLEASE READ 
The Kapowsin, Eatonville, and White River forests will be closed beginning Thursday, July 20, 2017 until further notice due to an elevated level of fire danger.
There will be ABSOLUTELY NO RECREATIONAL ACCESS allowed.  Entering the forest during a closure will result in your permit being revoked.
The forest will remain closed until further notice based upon significant forecast change and industrial fire protection levels.
Always check the website and 1-800 voice recording for announcements before making a trip to the forest.
 

 

CONTACT US: Our recreation email recadmin@hnrg.com is back up and running.  Please use this as the preferred method of contact.  Multiple people have access to this and will provide you with the fastest response.
If you requested a second sticker, a camping permit, or have used the contact us feature with no response please send a message directly to recadmin@hnrg.com

 

 


ELK DRAW 2017
  • Kapowsin Archery - Todd Mickelsen, David Kaeka
  • Kapowsin Muzzleloader - Zeb Olson, Martin Lane
  • Kapowsin Modern Firearm - Rich Hernan, Larry Smith, Tracy McCormick, Donald Hawkins
  • Eatonville - William Schroeder, Mike Ehresman
     
  • FIREWOOD
    Firewood season is now closed until October 15, 201
  • PURCHASING PERMITS
    2017-2018 permits are still available for sale.  Please select the property name on the left side menu and select "Purchase Permits" and then choose your permit below that.At time, you still MUST complete payment with paypal.
     
  • I HAVE PURCHASED MY PERMIT AND NOT RECEIVED ANYTHING!
    -If you have received your permit email and it shows "pending" this means paypal has NOT processed your payment and you need to try again.  Successful purchases will issue a permit number automatically
    -If you have received your permit number and not your email, please send a simple request to recadmin@hnrg.com and your permit copy can be resent to you. Please include your permit number or name so that we can identify what permit to send.
    -If you have received everything but your package in the mail, it will be arriving anywhere from 2-7 business days after your purchase via USPS priority mail.  We do try to speed this process up when possible.  You may NOT come to the office to pick up your package.  
     
  • CONTACT US!
    The fastest and most efficient way to receive a response from us is by emailing recadmin@hnrg.com.  Please note there is nobody in the office over the weekend and you will not be responded to over the weekend. 
     
  • SPRING BEAR:
    If you were drawn by WDFW for the spring bear hunt on Kapowsin and do not obtain an annual motorized pass you pay purchase a limited pass for $100.00.

    The spring bear permit does not include camping, nor is it available without purchasing an annual permit. Spring bear hunting is only allowed on areas SOUTH of the Puyallup river.  Spring Bear hunters must only access thru the main gate, up Camp 1 Road, near the office.

    This pass grants you access April 15- June 15 only. Please bring a money order made payable to "John Hancock Life Ins. Co. USA" between the hours of 9:00am-1:00pm Monday thru Thursday at the Kapowsin office beginning April 3rd. For more information please email recadmin@hnrg.com
     

  • WHITE RIVER ANNUAL MOTORIZED PERMIT:
    PRICE REDUCED TO $225.00
    THERE WILL BE NO MOTORIZED ACCESS ALLOWED ON WHITE RIVER FOREST FROM JANUARY 1, 2018 THRU MARCH 31, 2018 TO ALLEVIATE STRESS CAUSED BY MOTORIZED TRAFFIC ON THE DEER AND ELK DURING A CRITICAL TIME OF YEAR.