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Priest Point Park

Olympia, WA
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Ranked #4 of 27 attractions in Olympia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks
Description: This 314-acre park offers hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities only minutes from downtown Olympia.
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Olympia, Washington
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Great place to walk and explore. Pet and kid friendly. Watch your step on the trails as they can be quite slippery when wet.

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Olympia, Washington
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

took a day off work and hung out here for most of the day, lots of little trails to take you all around the sound, nice and quiet.

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Medina, Ohio
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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Gorgeous Old Growth trees, peacocks, trails to the bay, swings that go high in the sky......nature at its best. Picnic tables, good family place. Everyone needs a park like this.

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Santa Rosa, California
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104 reviews 104 reviews
26 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This little park was introduced to us by a local friend. The park can be accessed off of Eastside Road. It is forested and has areas for various activities, including a wedding reception on this day with guests dancing on a pad.

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Mesa, Arizona
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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Priest Point Park has a bit of everything. It has beaches, woods, picnic areas, trails, group areas, and it is free. The park has been here for decades and it is a great place to get away, for a half hour or all day.

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Olympia, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Having lived in Olympia for 60 of my 62 years and within a scant mile of Priest Point Park, this is one of my most favorite parts of the City. It is a diverse park, having a long beach area on the west to explore, there is a creek running into the bay on the north side, the east side... More

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Olympia, Washington
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I was marred in the rose garden. It was very well maintained, clean and intimate. I couldn't have asked for a better place. The reservation was easily made and very inexpensive.

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Olympia, Washington
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

It was smaller than I expected, but it was pretty and had a great view. Also has a great park for children.

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Olympia, Washington
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

This is a great park. There is a great play structure of a boat. There is a rose garden, an excellent trail system through the park that goes down to the water. The water is a bit muddy, but you occasionally see something of interest.

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Olympia, Washington
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Have visited Priest Point to hike, to geocache, and to picnic. Lots of lush, wonderful trails. Also some really cool geocaches if you enjoy geocaching. The park is larger than you might imagine, and while in general the trails are pretty well marked, it doesn't hurt to set a marker on your phone to refind the parking lot if you... More

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