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Sucia Island State Park

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Address: Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA
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we love Sucia State Park. To hike, kayak, camp, relax. It's clean, quiet, with green lawn, picnic tables, covered shelters.

Reviewed 22 May 2016
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Mount Vernon, Washington
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Mount Vernon, Washington
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

we love Sucia State Park. To hike, kayak, camp, relax. It's clean, quiet, with green lawn, picnic tables, covered shelters.

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Greater Cincinnati
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56 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

After the captain of our 60-passenger vessel demonstrated his masterful docking skills, we disembarked to enjoy the island's well-maintained hiking trails. The interpretive signs located on the trails are well-done. There are several beautiful campsites on the island (reservations are probably helpful during the high season). We made use of the nice picnic shelter located near the docks. There are... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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125 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Sucia Island State Park is only reached by boat (unless you have a private helicopter). It can get very busy during the height of the boating season. If you want a mooring buoy, it could be tough. The island is very walkable and has connecting scenic trails. There are no services on the island, so be sure to bring everything... More 

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Post Falls, Idaho
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211 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

If your in the area this is a must do! Lots to see, make sure and take your hiking boots, there's some great hiking.

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2 Thank laears
Eastsound, Washington
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Went to Sucia a few nights ago with some friends- spring and fall are my favorite times to go because no one else is there- we had the whole island to ourselves! I live on Orcas but Sucia is a world away. Amazing place to hike, bike, kayak, and camp. If you bring your own boat you can have all... More 

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1 Thank Katie D
Eastsound, Washington
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Accessible only by boat, this well maintained state park has miles and miles of beautiful walking trails, dozens of picturesque camping sites and washroom and shower facilities.

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Olga, Washington
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Sucia Island is an exquisite gem of nature set in the San Juan Islands. Last fall I camped ther with a group of friends....There are wonderful Camp sites ....and glorious walking trails with amazing views of the islands. worth a minimum 2 night stay.....It is paradise found....

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We took a four-day, three-night kayaking and camping trip to Sucia Island as a family of four (2 teenage boys) with Moondance of Bellingham – there’s a longer review of the company and their (excellent) service on their Tripadvisor page. Our trip to Sucia came towards the end of a big road trip north from California, and was a real... More 

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Salida, Colorado
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257 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

In all our travels in the San Juans in Oct., Sucia Island was our favorite. Our boat was anchored in Echo bay, we struck out from there and hiked in the park doing the 6 mi. end to end trail. This hike being moderately strenuous afforded the hiker countless coastal and inward views. Many species of birds along with sightings... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Be sure to visit Sucia!! We sailed there and anchored in the larger harbor and actually spent a very rainy day tucked in. There are wonderful trails to walk so you can stretch your legs after being on a sailboat.

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