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Tolmie State Park

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sweetly renewing

Although i live within 20 minutes i rarely venture out to Tolmie. I went mid week during the school... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
astra s
Olympia, Washington
Great Place!

Great place to bring the kids. We saw crabs, found oysters, saw bald eagles, and just enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Wenatchee, Washington
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“sand dollars”(8 reviews)
“beach area is”(3 reviews)
“clams”(7 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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77360 61st Ave, Olympia, WA 98506
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All reviews sand dollars beach area is clams low tide sea creatures nice afternoon discovery pass puget sound beautiful scenery out of the way picnic tables woods hike wildlife jellyfish mt weekends
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Although i live within 20 minutes i rarely venture out to Tolmie. I went mid week during the school year and i saw one other person (with a dog on a leash - THANK YOU!!!). i felt taken to a far away place of seclusion...More

Thank astra s
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to bring the kids. We saw crabs, found oysters, saw bald eagles, and just enjoyed the beautiful scenery.

Thank A G
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The tide was out so we could walk out into the water and see thousands of sand dollars and little crabs and lots of little sea creatures!! Beautiful scenery. Requires a Discovery Pass.

Thank LISA L
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Not everyone has easy access to the Salish Sea/Puget Sound. But Tolmie State Park provides incredible views, a beach that adjusts its size with the tide--but my personal favorite is the Seven Cedars' Trail. A novice hiker gets to walk about 2 miles with enough...More

3  Thank Sightseer615620
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went here on a whim and ended up loving the park! The staff was very helpful, selling us a yearly pass for $30 which includes all the other State Parks in Washington. Very nice areas in this park----picnic tables, easy access to the water (Puget...More

Thank blball520
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped by to do a picnic dinner late one afternoon. Beautiful views of Anderson Island nice beach when the tide is out you can walk way out. Nice birds and wildlife there as well. Don’t forget your Discover pass there is no place to...More

Thank annestone23
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This is a quaint, picturesque northwest beach, where you can do a quick walk or plan a nice afternoon picnic or family outting. Many tide pools in the summer for spotting baby crabs, sand dollars and shells. Make sure to leave the sand dollars that...More

Thank Raingal7
Reviewed 14 June 2018

A nice quiet place to walk the trails and enjoy the views. We went at low tide and it was so nice to see the plant and animal life...and enjoy casual strolls. It's nothing exciting, but very nice to spend some calm time looking at...More

Thank 650annettec
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I never miss a chance to visit and explore the wonders of tidal sea life!! Be sure to bring your camera, oyster shucking gear and clam digging gear, along with water shoes!

1  Thank 210dariah
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

A small park but worth the stop. Very nice beach with great views. Numerous trails through the woods. When we visited only one other person was there. Very peaceful and great place to relax

Thank trouthook69
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Cathy M
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Response from soosihongkong | Reviewed this property |
No, and on the weekends when there are extra low tides there are Beach Naturalists on the beach who show beach wanderers the wonders of the beach and tideline. It is a lovely park for exploring, not made for anyone with... More