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Blake Island State Park

Seattle, WA
+1 206-933-8600
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Sail trip

We sailed out to Blake Island through rich passage. We had hoped to be able to grab a mooring ball... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Joey H
via mobile
Went there with friends on their boat

Wonderland in the middle of Puget Sound. The eats at the Indian Lodge looked quite good, but... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Seattle, Washington
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Reachable only by tour or private boat, Blake Island has 475 acres of land and features views of the Seattle skyline.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“salmon dinner” (6 reviews)
“salmon bake” (3 reviews)
Seattle, WA
+1 206-933-8600
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We sailed out to Blake Island through rich passage. We had hoped to be able to grab a mooring ball on the west side of the island. It was a windy, rainy weekend but all the mooring balls were already in use. We ended up...More

Thank Joey H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Wonderland in the middle of Puget Sound. The eats at the Indian Lodge looked quite good, but otherwise the campgrounds and the island trails are lovely, as is the marina and the kayak campground. Heavenly spot.

Thank LauraCelise_11
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I love this place its so quiet and serene the only way there is on your private boat . or the Tillicum village tour, they will take you to the island with a narrated tour and then have the salmon dinner the indian traditional way...More

2  Thank cher98115
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A great boat trip from Seattle to Blake Island. We could clearly see Mt Ranier and the boat ride was very enjoyable. It was narrated nicely and we learned a lot about the Sound. Take the boat ride over, enjoy the Salmon bake and relax!...More

Thank CranberrySammy
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We go to blake island quite often by boat. You can get there by a personal boat, or through Argosy cruise line. If boating is your way of transportation and you want to hook up to power, i suggest getting there as early as possible....More

3  Thank Alexis A
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We took the boat over for the 4 hour outing, the price of the cruise included a buffet style meal with salmon as the main entrée and a show. The entire set up is over priced in my opinion. 76 per adult 66 for seniors...More

Thank Estacee
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had the traditional clam soup on arrival after a pleasant boat trip - it was good to be on the water with the temperature well over 90 degrees F (!) and then the traditional salmon meal which was extremely good We made some purchases...More

1  Thank OLDGIT71
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

My mentor and I took our class here and the wildlife was one of the highlights. We saw a bald eagle, raccoons, a killdeer, etc.

1  Thank Hayley B
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We've been here on the day trip through Argosy several times in years past but were less than impressed with the food. Although it seemed stuck in the mediocre to not bad region there was much room for improvement. We offered feedback and apparently they've...More

1  Thank Fat O
Reviewed 9 March 2016

The best way to visit Blake Island is by private boat but Argosy offers tours/dinners during the spring/summer. It is a great place to let kids run free. Last weekend we visited with 40 other people on 18 boats. You can rent a shelter and...More

1  Thank OurGig
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10 July 2016|
Response from OLDGIT71 | Reviewed this property |
Went on a half-day trip by boat from Seattle so quite a different experience to what you plan. sorry - Cannot help. Why not ask the State Park?
Charles L P
14 September 2015|
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Response from retiredboattraveler | Reviewed this property |
Since I've been hosting at Blake for 8 years now, and have enjoyed the island for 55 years, I can answer your question for you. Only two things can be reserved at Blake. The one functioning picnic shelter (the other is so... More