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Dash Point State Park

Federal Way, WA
253-661-4955
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Ranked #3 of 12 Attractions in Federal Way
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks
Activities: Hiking
Traveler Description: Dash Point State Park:   Toilet? YES Toliet Type: Flushing Showers? YES Day use area? YES Camping Area? YES Dump Station? YES Drinking Water? YES... more »
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

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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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW 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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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

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
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

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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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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
14 helpful votes 14 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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Kent, Washington
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87 reviews 87 reviews
22 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Nice hiking trails, camping facilities and picnic areas. This is a good place to go for a walk, play on the beach or just enjoy the views up and down the beach. The water is fairly shallow here, and the beach is relatively small, but it is always interesting to go beach combing when the tide is out and see... More

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Spokane, Washington
2 reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Dash Point State Park is a very pretty wooded area in Federal Way with beach access. We camped over Memorial weekend 2014 in a tent in loop A. When we looked at the park website we wondered if our 9x10 tent would fit, since the reservation info said the tent pad area was 8x8, but there was plenty of room... More

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