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Hidden Gem

We really enjoyed our hike at Harstine Island State Park. We took the trail that leads through the... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
ErikaM411
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
Good place for a "sniff walk"

I had to pay $10 for a day pass just to take my dogs for a sniff walk for an hour. That's a little... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
PelicanLover0227
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Edmonds, Washington
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Nature hikes and trails in forest and to the ocean. Shell fish collecting. No pets permitted. Picnic tables. Outdoor bathroom facilities. A Washington State "Discovery Pass" is required or pay 10 dollars per visit.
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  • Very good16%
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  • Terrible0%
17 Sep 2016
“Hidden Gem”
16 Sep 2016
“Good place for a "sniff walk"”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Yates Road, Shelton, WA 98584
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

We really enjoyed our hike at Harstine Island State Park. We took the trail that leads through the old forest, down to the beach, and back up through the forest. The forest is beautiful and the beach is secluded. The beach would be a great...More

1  Thank ErikaM411
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I had to pay $10 for a day pass just to take my dogs for a sniff walk for an hour. That's a little steep.

Thank PelicanLover0227
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We drove out to Harstine Island State Park and found a great little park - there are trails to walk on and picnic areas and camping available - a peaceful place. It would be great to take a picnic there either by car or by...More

2  Thank SusanOly12
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is one of my favorite state parks. It is small and tree filled, quiet, with a nice waterfront. There is a pier and boat dock, providing great views of starfish all around.

2  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 3 August 2015

This park is not very developed, but it has a nice trail down to the beach. If you're wanting a wilderness walk with a remote beach at the end of your ~1/2 mile walk, this is a great choice

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Last week a friend of mine told me about a State Park on Harstine Island. So I decided to go find this "magical" and enchanting forest on this 11 mile long island in the Puget Sound about 16 miles outside of Shelton, WA and about...More

11  Thank KimB007
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