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Dash Point State Park

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Address: Federal Way, WA
Phone Number: 253-661-4955
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Activities: Hiking

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Best sandy beach in puget Sound

Nice place for the grand kids to run on the beach. tide goes way out and you can walk out about 1/2 mile on the sand . Sometimes people let there dogs run wild NOT GOOD

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Federal Way, Washington
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Federal Way, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Nice place for the grand kids to run on the beach. tide goes way out and you can walk out about 1/2 mile on the sand . Sometimes people let there dogs run wild NOT GOOD

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Federal Way, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A lovely, forested park with miles of trails, various terrains and a nice beach. There are several large picnic shelters along the park's Puget Sound beach that can be rented by the day, and away from the water the park has many overnight camping spots for tents and for vehicles of various sizes.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I stayed a night with my brother having driven down from Vancouver, BC. It was September and was not too busy. Lovely surroundings, good plots. Handy for visiting Seattle. Yes the shower & washroom are basic, but if you want luxury you should book in at a hotel. I would come back again.

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Winnipeg
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nightstand overall was great. During the week it was nice and quiet but over the weekend it got much busier and people cannot keep there animals quiet. Washrooms could use an update and yes you do need to pay for showers. Park Ranger very nice and helpful.

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We were travelling from Manitoba so we are used to treed and private campground. It was awesome to find one close to Seattle. The drive was not bad, just traffic was Terrible. The campground was clean and bathrooms were as well. My only complaint is the shower and having to pay for it. It should be a better shower if... More 

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gurnee, il
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

When you think of seattle you think fishing and crabbing, but be informed before you decide to grab the pole and head out. Seattle has a regulation book about 100 pages long and you are required to submit what you caught or didn't catch within 10 days. It is also bit expensive for non residents. That being said it awesome... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

There are a lot of places to go and see the Puget Sound in the Pacific Northwest, but make sure to add this one to your list. There is a little playground and lots of room to lay in the sand or go hunting for seashells and all sorts of other things. I even found a live sea snail once!

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Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This is a really nice little state park. It has easy access if you know the right way to get there there is a fairly large campground including pull through spots. there is a number of trails and paths The beach is fairly small but nice. One thing I really liked is that it was right near town so if... More 

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Port Angeles, Washington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We went on a short walk to the beach. The tide was out and there was a wonderful view of the channel.

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Houston, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Nice but beware of the $10 charge even when you only want to stay for a couple of hours. You will like it with many area to walk and relax. Very quiet and quaint.

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