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State Parks offers two ‘free days’ in April

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 6:00AM

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will offer two “free days” in April. Visitors will not need to display a Discover Pass for day-use visits to state parks. The two dates are April 4, a springtime free Saturday, and April 22, Earth Day.

 

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