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McMicken Island State Park
MCMICKEN ISLAND STATE PARK
MCMICKEN ISLAND STATE PARK
McMicken Island State Park is an 11.5 acre marine park with 1,661 feet of saltwater shoreline. It is situated in the beautiful South Puget Sound and features a pristine cove to set anchor. Visitors can enjoy the many hiking trails, viewing an active bald eagle nest and shellfish harvesting. The shellfish population is abundant and open to shellfish harvesters year round. The is a sand bar that appears at low tide and connects McMicken Island to Harstine Island.

Park hours/updates:

The park is open 6:30 a.m. to dusk year round for day use. Moorage buoys are available for overnight stays.
Nature of the Area
Birds Fish & Sea Life

. Eagles. Herons. Clams. Crabs
History of the Area
Originally, a Swedish sailor jumped ship and settled on the island, naming the island after himself, Lundquist. However, when Mr. Lundquist attempted a legal claim on the island with the U.S. government, he was told they had no record of its existence. A surveyor was sent to record the island on U.S. maps and then gave the island his name, McMicken.
Camping
The park is available for day use only, but five moorage buoys are available for overnight stays.
Boating
The parks has five moorage buoys for overnight stays. Moorage fees are charged year round for mooring at docks, floats and buoys from 1 p.m. to 8 a.m.
Boats and RVs
Leavenworth Outfitters.com Outdoor Center - Leavenworth, WABoat Rentals
We want to share the nature and adventure of river rafting, kayaking, cross country skiing and snoeshoeing in the beautiful Cascade Mountains of Washington State with our honored guests.
98.2 miles from park*


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Picnicking
The park does not have potable water or garbage service. Visitors need to pack out what they pack in. There are two vault toilets available.
Area Attractions
Trails Water Activities Other. 1 mi. Hiking Trails. Boating (saltwater). Clamming. Crabbing. Oysters

Things To Do in the Area
Leavenworth Outfitters.com Outdoor Center - Leavenworth, WAFamily Outting
We want to share the nature and adventure of river rafting, kayaking, cross country skiing and snoeshoeing in the beautiful Cascade Mountains of Washington State with our honored guests.
Web Site: leavenworthoutfitters.com
98.2 miles from park*
Gig Harbor Rent-A-Boat Charters, LLC - Gig Harbor, WABoating
Take command and be the Skipper Rent one of our Larson powerboats by the hour or the entire day. Take in the scenery or zip around the sound in a speedboat, deck boat, or cruiser. If you don't have the need for speed rent one of our Kayaks, Canoes or Pedal Boats. You can enjoy the scenery at your pace. Whatever your desire may be here at Gig Harbor you will make memories that will last a lifetime.
Web Site: gigharborrentaboat.com
14.2 miles from park*
Bainbridge Bluegrass Festival - Rollingbay, WAArts/Cultural/Drama
Bainbridge Bluegrass Festival is a family-focused music event organized by volunteers. The festival brings diverse music to the community, raising funds for local charities, this year PAWs of Bainbridge Island and North Kitsap.
Web Site: BainbridgeBluegrass.org
31.8 miles from park*
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McMicken Island is situated on the east side of Harstine Island in Case Inlet in Mason County.

The park is only reachable by boat.

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