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This year they did an absolutely great job replacing the walkway, kind of a bridge over a swampy... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2019
mackulla
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Oak Harbor, Washington
Nice quiet alternative to other parks in the area.

This is a small fairly undeveloped day use only park. There is nice beach access and picnic tables... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2019
bynw
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Oak Harbor, Washington
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Reviewed June 13, 2019

This year they did an absolutely great job replacing the walkway, kind of a bridge over a swampy area. The bad news on this date, 6/13/19 the paths through the grass areas are badly overgrown. Not a great problem but there are deer here and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mackulla
Reviewed April 19, 2019

This is a small fairly undeveloped day use only park. There is nice beach access and picnic tables. Nice view to the west and sunset. The waves on the beach sound lovely as they polish the beach rocks. The salty beach air is therapeutic! I...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Great place to let your dogs off the leash between the beach and the march! Beautiful expansive beach with trail alongside.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank alicebgrace
Reviewed October 7, 2018

You can beach walk or use the bbq pits. They have shelters and bathrooms too. No camping and closed after sunset.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kurt J
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Great place to watch the sunset! We also sipped coffee and watched rabbits hop around, seagulls, and a pair of bald eagles making their rounds.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Seanboy48
Reviewed April 1, 2018

The views around here are amazing, just a moments walk and you are in the middle of bliss. A short walk further and you are miles away with awesome mountains in view, sandy beaches and great waves. Perfect for a picnic, whatever the day brings.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

We love watching sunsets at Joseph Whidbey State Park. The views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the San Juans, the Olympic Mountains, and even Victoria are perfection. There’s great beachcombing adventure to be had as well. One of Whidbey Island’s jewels.

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank dawnzascorp
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I just took a beautiful and peaceful walk from the beach near the entrance to Joseph Whidbey State Park north to the edge of Rocky Point. It was 3 miles round trip. Aside from a few rocky spots, it was an easy...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank DrTFJ
Reviewed January 21, 2018

This is a quiet park with great views of the Straits of Juan de Fuca and some nice trails, open and tree lined. Picnic tables are abundant and the facilities are clean. Open daytime hours during the Spring and Summer, closed after dusk

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Paul A
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Love this park. This is a great place to go for a hike on a beach or on a trail. There are places to sit, have a good picnic, watch the Sun go down or just enjoy a great park.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank whidbeyIsland_girl87
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