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Sucia Island State Park

Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA
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Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

Sucia is one of the jewels of the San Juan Islands...but you already knew that. Sucia can only be reached by boat...but you already knew that. Fossil Bay has a dock but is crowded. Echo Bay is exposed, but has some nice but crowded campsites....More

6  Thank Goodness4you
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Sucia Island is a marvel of wildlife filled woods with just a few well groomed trails connecting good campgrounds and picnic sites. Locals described it as having a very different vibe from the larger island, I imagine it has the vibe of Orcas before roads...More

1  Thank Sean H
Reviewed 23 May 2016

we love Sucia State Park. To hike, kayak, camp, relax. It's clean, quiet, with green lawn, picnic tables, covered shelters.

2  Thank bluebouviergirl
Reviewed 12 May 2016

After the captain of our 60-passenger vessel demonstrated his masterful docking skills, we disembarked to enjoy the island's well-maintained hiking trails. The interpretive signs located on the trails are well-done. There are several beautiful campsites on the island (reservations are probably helpful during the high...More

2  Thank George H
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Sucia Island State Park is only reached by boat (unless you have a private helicopter). It can get very busy during the height of the boating season. If you want a mooring buoy, it could be tough. The island is very walkable and has connecting...More

1  Thank Deguida
Reviewed 14 April 2016

If your in the area this is a must do! Lots to see, make sure and take your hiking boots, there's some great hiking.

2  Thank laears
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Went to Sucia a few nights ago with some friends- spring and fall are my favorite times to go because no one else is there- we had the whole island to ourselves! I live on Orcas but Sucia is a world away. Amazing place to...More

2  Thank Katie D
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Accessible only by boat, this well maintained state park has miles and miles of beautiful walking trails, dozens of picturesque camping sites and washroom and shower facilities.

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Sucia Island is an exquisite gem of nature set in the San Juan Islands. Last fall I camped ther with a group of friends....There are wonderful Camp sites ....and glorious walking trails with amazing views of the islands. worth a minimum 2 night stay.....It is...More

2  Thank Arima1951
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We took a four-day, three-night kayaking and camping trip to Sucia Island as a family of four (2 teenage boys) with Moondance of Bellingham – there’s a longer review of the company and their (excellent) service on their Tripadvisor page. Our trip to Sucia came...More

2  Thank H3582YHdavidg
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Perla S
19 July 2017|
Response from dimibirdy | Reviewed this property |
yes, although you may be able to reserve the shelters
18 August 2016|
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Response from Sarah L | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Even when busy there tend to be lots of available campsites. They aren't all necessarily clustered in one place and if you pack light enough that you can hike a bit you'll definitely be good! There's lots of camping... More
Ashley K
13 July 2016|
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Response from Katie D | Reviewed this property |
The campsites are all first come, first served. They have never filled up in the history of the park.