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San Juan County Park

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If you bike or kayak in, the best spaces are for you for camping.

There's minimal camping on San Juan Island, and there are not a lot of camp spaces, so book in... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
reeshot
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Seattle, Washington
Place we keep coming back to

I love lighthouses and was very excited to see that we had one near by! This place it super calm... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
Iren- P
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Bellingham, Washington
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This park offers some of the best whale watching.
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17 Sep 2016
“If you bike or kayak in, the best spaces are for you for camping.”
29 Jul 2016
“Place we keep coming back to”
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

There's minimal camping on San Juan Island, and there are not a lot of camp spaces, so book in advance to avoid disappointment. Forget bringing your big jacked up RV to this island. The islanders discourage that here. We were bike-camping, so no reservations were...More

1  Thank reeshot
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

I love lighthouses and was very excited to see that we had one near by! This place it super calm and good for a picnic with friends and family or for good book read after you hikes or kayaked (if you are into any of...More

Thank Iren- P
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

OMG. The hiker/biker/kayaker campsite at this campground has THE best views and the site is nearly totally flat - good for your tents. I LOVED this campsite and the campground. I went in late September and for some very bizarre reason (which I'll keep to...More

3  Thank Keatsforever
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

We had the best experience camping here during the weekend. Excellent restrooms, fire woods and ice was available in the office. Great view from most sites. We were lucky to even watch orcas pods in the evening. We will be surely planning a trip again...More

2  Thank Jaishrie
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Reviewed 18 April 2014

I've visited this park many times. The last time we went, we had a picnic with a beautiful panoramic view of the water and Vancouver Island in the distance from the day-use picnic area. Then we launched our kayaks and had a great afternoon paddling...More

2  Thank Elli G
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Reviewed 1 July 2013

No showers, but totally worth it. I love camping and have camped all around the world. The hiker/biker camping location is a jewel. We'll be camping here in the future many times.

Thank Joshua F
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Reviewed 26 May 2013

San Juan County Park is an absolute must visit spot on San Juan Island. Most visitors go to Lime Kiln State Park for whale viewing and skip the county park. Mistake. The same whales cruise by the county park and no Discovery pass is required...More

Thank Goodness4you
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Reviewed 16 September 2012

Visited this place twice and both times saw whales in the wild, right from our picnic table having lunch, it was so relaxing watching them out in the open. worth spending the day there, go between July and Sept, take a picnic basket, a thermos...More

1  Thank bellredmond
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Reviewed 14 August 2012

The San Juan County Park Campground is afordable with a picturesque setting overlooking the Haro Straight. We saw Orchas a fews hundred yards off the shore feeding on salmon. I'd definitely stay again if I visit San Juan. A few things I'd wished I'd known...More

2  Thank jennfred
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Reviewed 12 July 2012

This park is free, you can camp here but I am not sure what the fees are. There is a grass knoll to sit on and just look out and watch orcas pass by hopefully! I saw them there twice. The place and lime kiln...More

Thank onyx8011
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