Best Hiking Trails In Kitsap Memorial State Park
A small state park that offers a main trail and open woodland areas to explore. Leave your Kitsap Memorial State Park hotels early on a clear morning and you'll be treated to outstanding sunrise views of the east facing Olympus Mountains.
1. Main Trail
This is a 1.5 mile easy route through some beautiful areas of the park. Be sure to keep your eyes open for local birds and plant life.
2. Shoreline Walk
A popular waterside area with 1,179 feet of saltwater shoreline. Visitors can take part in a water-based activity, or enjoy a relaxing walk along the shore.
3. Cabins Area
The four Kitsap Memorial State Park cabins are all located in their own pretty spaces, in quiet areas surround by woodland trees. This makes for a pleasant walk and alternative to the main trail.
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Best Family Activities In Kitsap Memorial State Park
One of the best Washington State Parks for recreation, what this area lacks in size, it makes up for with the activities available. From hiking, swimming, and bird watching to water-based activities, there is something for everyone to enjoy here. Check out some of the best activities; from organized recreation or reservable activities/accommodation to spontaneous family adventures.
1. Play Fields
There are two open grass fields for the public to use while visiting Kitsap Memorial State Park, and they are ideal for families. Pack your Frisbee, croquet equipment, or kites and enjoy some together.
2. Fishing And More
Licensed saltwater fishing is available here, along with some other less typical state park activities, such as clamming and oyster harvesting. Find out more about the marine life that calls this Washington State Park home.
3. Water Activities
Beachside explorers, swimmers, and divers are all welcome to explore the shore and saltwater habitats – don't forget to pack your towels and beachwear!
4. Cabins and Camping
Kitsap Memorial State Park cabins are beautiful and well maintained, equipped with a kitchenette and sleep up to five. For something a little more primitive, the camping sites offer full and partial hook-ups, and areas aimed at bikers and hikers. Showers are available nearby.
5. Picnic Areas
Take a break from recreational activities while you're visiting Kitsap Memorial State Park to enjoy a relaxing lunch. Sheltered and unsheltered picnic tables, and kitchen shelters (with reservation) are available to all visitors.