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Saltwater State Park

Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198
+1 253-661-4956
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Very scenic area

We spent a weekend here and really liked it. We camped and the camping area has good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert S
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Lawrence, Kansas
Camping with family

We stayed one night at the campground. It was July 4th and we were getting ready to go to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
shirleen064
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Yorba Linda, California
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“salt water” (5 reviews)
“puget sound” (7 reviews)
“beach access” (2 reviews)
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Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198
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+1 253-661-4956
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a weekend here and really liked it. We camped and the camping area has good facilities. We were there for a scuba training and diving. The beach area is really nice and the sunsets were amazing. The peculiar part about staying here is...More

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night at the campground. It was July 4th and we were getting ready to go to Anacortes. The location was amazing, close to the beach. The campground was not next to the beach, but within walking distance. The negative is the flight...More

Thank shirleen064
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Saturday is no the day to go to the park if you are looking for some space and peaceful environment. Beach was completely packed. Music was playing very loud in multiple locations. All picnic areas were also all occupied. There was a short hiking trail...More

Thank Yelena S
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Wanted to avoid traffic snarls while staying in Kent, WA. so took a picnic lunch to Saltwater State Park for some quiet and fresh salt air. Lovely park with many picnic tables and benches overlooking the Puget Sound. There is a paved walking path suitable...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at low tide in June. At low tide we found so very many sea creatures everything from starfish, sea cucumbers, crabs, Sea anemone, and many many more. You have to be there at low tide to find all of this...More

1  Thank TravelLitee
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We spent some time at the park. There is a small campground, several trails and beach area. The views from the beach are very nice and watch for the wildlife. There is a fee for the park, but you can get a day pass at...More

Thank Jim S
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The park is great if you want to see how beautiful PNW really is. Plenty of parking (for a fee of course). The beach is Washington's usual rock/dark sand. Plenty of table available for seating. I believe there is camping available as well, but that's...More

1  Thank SergeGTS
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

My daughter, her friends and I tent camped in this park while attending a concert in Seattle. We stayed 2 nights in order to do a bit of site-seeing. The location is easy to drive between Seattle's main tourist spots and the campground. Like the...More

2  Thank Mandy C
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

A very enjoyable walk in the trees and ferns...a little over a mile loop around the camping sites...several bench's along the trail to sit and enjoy your journey...if it wasn't for plane traffic coming overhead it would be even more magical....on the opposite end is...More

Thank Lee K
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

What an outstanding piece of recreational area in the south end. There is camping and hookups for those who need and plenty of parking for those wanting to spend a day at the beach.

1  Thank Ed S
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Nathan S
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Katilyn G
9 January 2018|
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When I was ;ast there it was 25 dollars per night
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