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San Juan County Park

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Moses Lake
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Small, comfortable campground. Spacious camp sites so you are not camping on top of someone. Tents and very small RV/Campers acceptable. No power or water at the campsites. There is potable water near the restrooms for drinking and washing dishes. Restrooms have flush toilets and sinks - no showers, but there are public showers throughout the island (Friday Harbor Marina,...

1Thank Steffanie B
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Watched Orcas going south and then stayed for the sunset, what a beautiful sight. Not a lot of amenities at this location but it makes up for it with the views. Good place for photographers looking mostly westward.

1Thank denniswa
Reviewed 22 July 2016

July is a great time to see the resident pod of Orcas that call the San Juan Islands home. We saw whales both days from the day use portion of this park. This area also is an amazing place to view the sunset across Haro Strait. This park has a boat launch in Smallpox Bay. We launched our kayak from...

2Thank Marc13510
San Juan Island, Washington
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I had a great time at this campground. Stayed 3 days and 2 nights. The lots are close together and one night everyone heard a young child screaming all night, perhaps not the best site for young children. The rangers were kind and helpful. I had an amazing experience when superpod swam by. I was transfixed for over an hour...

2Thank sarahnutmeg
Jupiter, Florida
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This was the hardest reservation I have ever tried to score. If you can wait until the kids are back in school you should be able to get a reservation. Try in July for September. Beautiful park, could watch orcas from my campsite. The 10PM curfew (fires out) is a bit early and strictly enforced, at 10:00:01 she will be...

2Thank Laura F
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Stayed in the overflow but sill awesome, nice ocean shore campsites even nicer walk in or bike in sites in the forest overlooking the ocean . Leave your car in Anacortes take the ferry and bike (uphill) 1.5 - 2 km- s to the camp sites . The whole island it's quiet and serene , love it.

Thank A S
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Pros: -Fabulous ocean views! -Great kayak launching area. -You can make online reservations thus ensuring you have a campsite. -On-site manager was very helpful and friendly. Cons: -As other reviewers have commented, the campsites are very close together and not private. I would recommend campsite #10 (small but vacant on 1 side) or campsite #16 (much larger site; also vacant...

Thank Gohikingnow
Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

The county has got a great spot on the water and woods for its residents, guests & tourists. Very relaxing area which includes hiking, picnicking and just hanging out! Great place for the family and for taking pictures. Views are spectacular and far as the eye can see. Worth a visit to the west side of the island to experience.

Thank Tony C
Friday Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We have camped in our tents here up in the quiet corner (we love number 10) but have also recently camped in our old RV (same spot). It is a diverse and cute little spot - with a great launch beach for kayakers and camping spots dedicated to tents and biker/backpackers up on the scenic bluff. The bathrooms are clean...

Thank tsduff
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

This place is a true gem! Although campsites are not very private- the property itself is in an ideal location. Our campsite was steps away from ocean views, and we were fortunate to see several orcas (mom & new babies!!) within an hour of our arrival!! Also, we were able to go on a kayak tour right from the campground...

1Thank Ptroadtripper

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Additional Information about San Juan County Park

Address: 350 Court St Ste 8, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7901
Region: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > San Juan Island > Friday Harbor
Number of rooms: 35
Also Known As:
San Juan County Park Friday Harbor, WA - San Juan Island
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“Spot #2 has wonderful views of the ocean and is a very spacious site”
SteffB788, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There is only camping here.”
denniswa, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
CoLo03, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“I was in site 17 which was great to have ocean glimpses, but it felt too close to the neighbours and no matter where I placed the tent or my sleeping bag I was sliding down hill. Could use some levelling. I would really try for 16 next time.”
TravellingRenee, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Book early to get a site close to the water or come last minute as biker/hikers for a spot as good as any.”
GregD534, 28 Dec 2013 | Read review
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