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The place for families, crabbing, and camping

It's packed on summer weekends with families enjoying the beach and playground, crabbing in season... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Frank N
Silicon Valley, CA
Good clean WA state campout

Our family had a very positive camping experience at this Washington state park. Bathrooms in good... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Vancouver, Canada
via mobile
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5105 Helweg Rd, Birch Bay, WA 98230-9625
+1 360-371-2800
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

It's packed on summer weekends with families enjoying the beach and playground, crabbing in season, with some boiling their crabs right there on the beach. The campground is very nice, though we didn't stay in it this trip. Good restrooms and picnic areas. And of...More

1  Thank Frank N
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Our family had a very positive camping experience at this Washington state park. Bathrooms in good condition and usually quite clean. Sites were well maintained and spacious with lots of trees and exploring areas within the park. Quick bike ride or walk down a path...More

Thank leavingin4321
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The beach is rocky and a mudflat when the tide is out (a lot of the time). The picnic tables are in a very sad condition. There is a nice, newer playground (very small). There is nothing special here. If there are hiking trails, there...More

Thank dwillend
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I got up to the state park with some friends from Tacoma. The temperature was perfect and the sky was crystal clear blue. You could easily see Canada, Point Roberts and Vancouver Island. This day there were only a few people, but on weekends when...More

Thank fitcalm
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Camping spots here are mostly secluded from other campers, which is nice. Not far from beach, depending on your camp site. Beautiful camp ground.

Thank twotravelBlaine_Wa
Reviewed 14 June 2018

The park has great views of the ocean and is an excellent beach walk. Very good selection of sea birds and shore birds for the bird watchers.

1  Thank David U
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Well maintained camping and day use park on Birch Bay. The sites are a little close, but well groomed and the rest rooms are immaculate. Popular activities include trail biking, kayaking and shell fishing (permits required). The park is patrolled frequently and closed to transit...More

3  Thank gdeakins
Reviewed 22 May 2018

After a bad start, where the reservations staff cancelled our first night in error, the ranger on duty (James) was very helpful in sorting us out with an alternative camping spot for our three night stay. Sites are generally all good. Facilities (bathrooms and showers)...More

1  Thank dborsbey
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We camped here at the start of a road trip and enjoyed the park. They have a variety of sites. Ranger was helpful

2  Thank Mike J
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This state park is by far the most beautiful park.This park is on the ocean.The sunsets are stunning and there are picnic tables perfecty place through out the park.There are certain spots on the beach where you can find oysters,clams,crab,of course with a license.There are...More

3  Thank 607addy55
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Maricel P
27 May 2018|
Response from 607addy55 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i don't know you would have to phone the park.Thanks.
16 August 2017|
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Cindy F
30 July 2017|
Response from Brent F | Reviewed this property |
As I have seen all are pretty good for location. Although it all depends on availability of course