Hilary S.
Bellingham , WA
Joined May 2018
Orcas Island Jem

Moran state park is truly a jem on Orcas Island. While the park does not have direct access to the ocean it is on a lake. Miles of hiking trails that lead to the highest point in the San Juans, Mt Constitution. One of the most incredible views I have ever seen in the PNW. Grab a meal at the near by Doe Bay resort, you wont be disapointed!

Beautiful views of the San Juans

Beautiful beaches with even more incredible views. Great playground for the kids and miles of trails through the Chuckanuts. A train runs through the area and can be loud at night.

Huge park with so much to offer

Deception Pass cannot be beat. It is a large park with multiple campgrounds and miles of trails. Can walk to the famous Deception Pass bridge. The park is in close proximity to a military base so there can be loud jets flying at any time, day or night.

Great beach access

Beautiful beaches and nice campsites. Had a rowdy group camping behind us who raged late into the night.

Great for families with near by activities

Across the street from the beach and next door to the Padilla bay marine center. Theres a big field in the center of the park thats great for games and picnics. Wooded camp sites