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Birch Bay State Park

Birch Bay, WA
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Unicorn sightings

I went there today and saw a unicorn. I can't believe it. Go and see. You won't beleive it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Printing P
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Beautiful and peaceful

This area is extremely beautiful. If you enjoy the ocean and beach you will love this quaint park... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brent F
Surrey, Canada
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  • Average6%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went there today and saw a unicorn. I can't believe it. Go and see. You won't beleive it. They are very friendly.

Thank Printing P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This area is extremely beautiful. If you enjoy the ocean and beach you will love this quaint park and beach area. Very close by is Birch Bay which offers up restaurants, pubs, souvenir shops and also ice cream shops. Love this area. Enjoy your stay

Thank Brent F
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Love his park and the beach. Just a 20-25 minute drive from Bellingham. Bring that lawn chair, grab that hamper of chicken & potato salad and plan on a restful respite at the beach. Camp under beautiful trees in the park.

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Great, old state park. Diverse with more than a mile of easily accessible beach and uplands forest. About 150 camping spots, a few with filtered water views. Nice quiet camping, if a little pricey (thanks Washington state). One short but fun trail.

Thank JohnK14
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great spot for a walk and sunset view, even in February! It was a bit windy and cold while we were there, but there were a lot of people out. Best when the tide is out!

1  Thank Soccer24
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I had seen the exit sign on the freeway all these years and never thought of coming over to check it out . Last week we made a quick visit just before sunset and I was stunned with the views alone ! We definitely have...More

Thank Skwiki
Reviewed 25 October 2016

On a good day, you can see all the way to Mt. Baker! Lovely park and really nice views. Beach strolls as well as park walks/hikes possible. Very pleasant the beginning of October and not crowded on weekday.

Thank Ginny B
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Very pretty and a nice place to walk on on a sunny day. Sunsets are amazing! Can be very chilly windy and wet at times so it is nice to have a place with a fireplace.

Thank Ericka L
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I like going here for ocean camping, always clean and a lot of decent sites. Rates are decent and its quiet at night.

Thank Doklassen
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I'm already from the west coast so I'm accustomed to the grey skiesand rocky beaches, but this beach really took it to a new level. My first impression was that I was walking on shells, which I was. There are literally clam shells covering the...More

3  Thank usethestairs
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Kate J
Is there a place to park a cargo trailer that we use to transport our camping gear (4x6)? We already plan to have two vehicles at the campsite so we need another area such as parking by the boat launch or something else for the trailer. Paid parking is fine. Thanks
24 May 2017|
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Jonathan V
Is there a place to buy firewood near by?
18 May 2017|
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Trevor L
What's the difference between a basic and an economy site?
23 January 2017|
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Response from Doklassen | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the basic site has power and the economy site does not. I'd check with the park or call them to confirm.