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So close to everything that you can take a lunch hike and be back before anyone notices the sand on your dockers

I really do love this park. Ive enjoyed a good run with my pup who loves to run across fallen... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Do G
Beautiful park

This park has great trails and amazing views of the capital and the sound. Good parking and close... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Olympia, Washington
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“rose garden”(12 reviews)
“beach access”(7 reviews)
“both sides”(5 reviews)
This 314-acre park offers hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities only minutes from downtown Olympia.
2600 East Bay Drive Northeast, Olympia, WA
+1 360-753-8380
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really do love this park. Ive enjoyed a good run with my pup who loves to run across fallen trees. Peaceful enough for meditation. Perfect view of Downtown for Sunset. If you bring kids, make sure to bring a change of clothing and rain...More

Thank Do G
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This park has great trails and amazing views of the capital and the sound. Good parking and close to downtown.

Thank 328nikkic
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Lush rainforest type scenery which was the + but that isn't that hard to find in that part of the state. Trails were pretty average.

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Priest Point Park is on two sides of the road with different experiences. They are connected by a bridge. There are several trails through beautiful wooded areas, a great play ground, and trails to the beach. This is one of the few areas with public...More

Thank Marijo H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

just visiting friends who recently moved to olympia and this is walking distance from their house. what a great place to take dogs or just walk! we even saw people pulling into the slough area from budd inlet in kayaks! i liked that there are...More

Thank guavaberry5
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The park is nice and there's lots of space, some playground equipment for kids and some trails. There are bathrooms (a must for me sadly). The trails are good, but if you're looking for a long hike - this is not the place to come....More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I have been here hundreds of times. As a child and as an adult. Now with children of my own. Laid back and quiet for the relaxing picknick or a short nature hike. 5 star for ease of access, relaxation, and entertainment for the kids.

Thank jroberto
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Beautiful city park with numerous walking paths, good birding (Pacific wrens), restrooms, covered picnic area, and a wonderful rose garden in bloom while we were there.

1  Thank Barb S
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice little hike to get to the beach. Plenty of room and felt very safe. Highly recommend for a nice walk.

Thank BobbiR53
Reviewed 3 June 2018

It is a great place to hang out with the whole family and do some fun hiking, playing and swimming during the warm months.

Thank Gabi T
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Janet A
10 August 2018|
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Response from margaretcho | Reviewed this property |
No cost
10 April 2017|
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Response from SandraL68 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are allowed. We were there with the family dog Harry but on a lead.
Joetta M
27 January 2017|
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Response from msquare18 | Reviewed this property |
This park has been part of Olympia Parks and Recreation for years and years. Any questions should be directed to the City of Olympia.