We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fay Bainbridge State Park

15446 Sunrise Dr NE, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
(206) 842-3931
Website
Improve this listing
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks
13 visitor photos
Write a Review

49 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    20
    26
    3
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Nice rocky beach for long walks. The views of Mt Rainier were wonderful and there are picnic areas. Easy to get in and out of the parking area.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
141 reviews 141 reviews
105 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

very nice park. A little windy when we first arrived. had to sit in the car to eat our lunch. The sun came out and the wind died down.we walked on the beach for about 2 miles. The dead Dungeness crabs were astounding. Wish the were alive. we would have had a feast

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bainbridge Island, Washington
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Big, expansive sky and sea views of sandy shoreline, Seattle in distance and the Puget Sound waterway filled with sailboats, container ships and cruise liners. A Must Stop in Bainbridge Island!!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Enumclaw, Washington
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We happened to just swing by this beach on the way home and took a nice little walk in the sand. We also explored the camping situation which had very nice, clean, private campsites. Definitely a nice place to come back to to beachcomb or have a picnic or maybe camp a night or two.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Springfield, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
153 reviews 153 reviews
47 attraction reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Spent part of a day on Bainbridge Island and visited this park by way of Geocaching activity. Was surprised at its size - has a lot of facilities. Enjoyed a walk around the beach and search for some caches. Nearby condos have one heck of a nice piece of real estate - and nice park to spend time in!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bainbridge Island
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

An easy walk one block up from the ferry terminal. You'll find the new Art Museum, Kid's Discovery Museum, and start of 4 blocks of retail stores, eateries, art galleries and wine tasting storefronts. Stores include clothing, home accessories, antiques, toys, paper goods, bookstores and floral. Eateries include pizza, sandwiches, bakeries, coffee, fine dining, take out from Town & Country,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Seattle, Washington
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Very nice stroll on the beach. Was fun to walk on the drift wood. It was very peaceful, probably because it was a week day, late afternoon.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bainbridge Island, Washington
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

This is my favorite beach on Bainbridge. The light in the afternoon is just amazing. There is nice sand for kids to play in and the view is beautiful. There is also a small playground with swings and slides. I highly recommend this one for a day trip with kids.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bainbridge Island, Washington, United States
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
11 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

No matter when I go this park is quiet and serene. It is a nice place to take a walk and feel like you have your own beach. There are a lot of logs and there is no sand, what you would expect from a PNW beach. The park is free to enter, has some campsites and a nice covered... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Atlanta
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
22 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

It was the typical Island beach with alot of logs down. The "sand" is small pebbles, not a real walk in the sand type. We went on a chilly, foggy day so it is probably different in the sunshine.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Fay Bainbridge State Park also viewed

 

Been to Fay Bainbridge State Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Fay Bainbridge State Park, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing