Dosewallips State Park, only 60 miles north of Olympia, is the eastern gateway to the Olympic Peninsula. The region is made up of forests, mountains, rivers, beaches and deltas – and surrounded by sound and sea. This freshwater/saltwater park makes a perfect day or weekend trip.
Sep 30, 2022 · Dosewallips State Park South is CLOSED year-round, south of the line defined by boundary markers on the beach. Washington Department of Health (DOH) cautions that clams, oysters and mussels from this section of the beach are not fit for human consumption at any time (see Beach map below).
Dosewallips State Park is a 425-acre, year-round camping park with 5,500 feet of saltwater shoreline on Hood Canal and 5,400 feet of freshwater shoreline on either side of the Dosewallips River. The park is unique in that it offers both freshwater and saltwater activities.
Jim Cummins. Residents and non-residents alike must have a license to fish or shellfish in Washington waters. Everyone age 15 and older needs a fishing license.
May 06, 2021 · Things to Do . Deception Pass State Park's natural wonderland provides the perfect reprieve for an hour, a day, or even an overnight stay. Pack a cooler and some chairs to chill out at the beach for the day, or load up your backpack or tackle box for a more active adventure.
Experience the natural beauty of Washington State Parks year round. Spend the night in a comfortable and affordable cabin, rustic shelter or yurt.
Washington state parks offer a variety of amenities including camping, hiking, boating, picnicking, and more. The park maps below show facilities, campsites, and activities available at the different parks.