local parks & recreation
9565 Scenic Beach Rd NW
Seabeck, WA 98380
Scenic Beach State Park, near Seabeck, is a camping park with 1,500 feet of saltwater beachfront on Hood Canal. The park is known for its wild, native rhododendrons and stunning, clear-day views of Hood Canal and the Olympic Mountains. The park is ideal for those who appreciate outstanding natural venues for outdoor activities. The park features beautiful views of Hood Canal and the Olympic Mountains, flowers of wild rhododendrons in spring, and a rocky beach where oysters may be harvested in season.
Silverdale, WA 98383
Open during daylight hours ONLY.
Horses and pets are not allowed on athletic fields, playgrounds, picnic sites and swimming beaches. Pets must be kept on leashes and owners must clean up after their pets. Stay on designated trails. Trash and garbage must be placed in appropriate containers. Where receptacles are not available, guest must pack in and pack out all waste. Motorized vehicles must remain in designated parking areas. Overnight parking is not allowed. Intoxicating beverages are prohibited. Golf, paint ball, fireworks, radio controlled aircraft, camping, overnight parking, bounce houses and fires prohibited.
guillemot cove reserve
19235 Stavis Bay Road NW
Seabeck, WA 98380
This natural area provides you with great views of the Olympic Mountains, a beach to explore and great bird watching. There are trails to follow through the woods, or visit the stump house. Watch the salmon swim up Boyce Creek. Picnic on the deck of the old beach house. Volunteers are needed to maintain the trails, improve the riparian habitat, and participate in other improvement projects. Stump House Trail (0.25 miles): The trail starts in the meadow across from the old barn. Part of the meadow is quite wet. The trail ends at the Stump House (a large hollowed out cedar stump with a roof.)