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Fort Casey State Park

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Address: Whidbey Island, Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA
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Facing the sound, wonderful views. Lots to explore and hike. There are picnic tables, camping areas. Recommended.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Kansas City, Missouri
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Facing the sound, wonderful views. Lots to explore and hike. There are picnic tables, camping areas. Recommended.

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Clinton, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We love the campground which is right on Puget Sound and next to the ferry dock. You can watch the ferry go in and out and wave to the folks on board. It is so close you feel you can touch it. Nice to walk on the boat and visit Pt. Townsend without having to pay $100 plus dollars RT... More 

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Ford, Washington
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We've been at Fort Casey several times over the past 15 years. It is a great spot to take kids- tons of grass for running around, and the gun placements to explore (just watch and don't fall off the edges!). Don't neglect to visit the beach as well. The park location is beautiful, and right next to the Coupeville-Port Townsend... More 

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Seattle
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

the views are gorgeous. The Fort is interesting enough although I'm not much into war related sites but you should read the various plaques to get a better idea about what you're looking at. it's a huge area with beach access. While we were there the constant military airplane noise was virtually intolerable. We could hardly communicate. There are decent... More 

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Washington
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We have been coming to Fort Casey for quite a while. The sites are close to each other and most now have power and water hook up. The campground does offer some super views of the puget sound. The Port Townsend ferry docks real close to the campground. You can walk on to the ferry and hang out in Port... More 

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Woodstock, Georgia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

The fort is not what is amazing about this place, though it is enjoyable, it is the long beach walks you can enjoy along the inlet. Go grab some cheese and crackers, put them in a small back pack with your favorite beverage.. and hike it. Drift wood is all over .. enjoy. The lighthouse was a great visit too..... More 

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Bellevue
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Fort Casey is in good condition and affords beautiful views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains. The beach walk between Fort Casey and Ebby's landing is beautiful and rugged. We are so fortunate to have such wonderful state parks

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Mount Vernon, Washington
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Open area, clean bathrooms and a wonderful view of the Sound. Going through the concrete bunkers and getting to touch the cannons was a thrill.

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Surrey, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Nice park and plenty to see. There is a fee for parking, $10/day/car or $30/year/car. Very clean park and plenty of places to park.

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We live on Whidbey Island, and this is one of our favorite places to go. Beautiful expansive views of Admiralty Inlet, the Strait of Juan de Fuca, Olympic and Cascade mountains, etc. Lots of area and trails to walk on (including along the beach), the lighthouse, the gun battery, fishing, and lots of wildlife (seabirds, sea lions, harbor porpoises, etc.).... More 

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