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A beautiful park with stunning views, hike or drive

We visited Washington Park twice, and drove to several view points. The hike round the park is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Derbylady_8
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Derby
A great place to walk or ride a bike or have a picnic

This is a beautiful big park along the water's edge, owned and maintained by the city of Anacortes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris S
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Houston, Texas
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Sunset Avenue, Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, WA 98221
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Washington Park twice, and drove to several view points. The hike round the park is about 2.5 miles. There us a little beach, and it's fun to watch the ferries coming and going. The viewpoints are beautiful and my husband saw a dolphin...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful big park along the water's edge, owned and maintained by the city of Anacortes. There is no admission, just drive in and do a loop or park in one of the many spaces throughout the park and enjoy the quiet forest...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Washington Park is a city owned park of Anacortes, WA. They have a really nice boat ramp. There is a $9.00 parking fee (pay station on site) unless you are camping in the park. You can boat to the San Juan Islands from this park.

Thank Katherine F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful stunning park , not very busy, wonderful walk around the cove but beach access is small . Still a nice quiet place to take in all Washington has to offer and is beautifully maintained.

Thank Janice G
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This park has a nice forested drive with great water views. It's a very narrow road with a few tight turns, so trailers and large vehicles are prohibited. A lot of people seem to use it as a walking trail. For all these reasons, you...More

2  Thank beckya57
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This is a great place to take a 2.3 mile loopwalk with small side trips out to view points. The park has a camp ground with sites in the trees, there are benches and porta potties in places along the road....a must see and experience...More

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a day use park right on the water with a playground and a boat ramp. It also has a camping area with beautiful sites in the trees. And, there is a gorgeous drive around the perimeter with views of the ocean inlets.

Thank Sqeeky17
Reviewed 2 August 2018

My wife and I camped here for five days. The 2.5 mile loop road around the park has many great views and places to sit by the water or hike. I would have rated the park a 5 except for the fact that the campground...More

1  Thank Tom D
Reviewed 2 August 2018

You can walk, you can sit on the beach by the ocean, you can camp, you can picnic, you can bike--if you're in Anacortes for any reason, spend some time here!

2  Thank Jon B
Reviewed 28 July 2018

If you only visit one place in Anacortes, this is the one. There is a road that is a 2.1 mile loop around the park. Take that first, then come back around and park in the various places and walk to the beach. There is...More

1  Thank Bob M
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Trek33974
13 September 2018|
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Response from pwasson3 | Reviewed this property |
Contact Anacortes Parks and Rec dept.
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wayfinder101
11 July 2018|
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Response from Tom W | Reviewed this property |
Any sites not booked are first come, first served. I would call the site and find out how many sites are left and get the best advice from the staff there. We have had good luck after 2 or so, but are always camped by 4.
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sharonlbrune
19 January 2018|
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Response from wayne963 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there any ... I have never seen any signs indicating there are... nor have I seen any dogs ''off-leash''. There may be an ''off-leash'' area over at Rosario Beach Park ... but I'm not sure. How about some of... More
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