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Millersylvania State Park

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Address: 12245 Tilley Rd SW, Olympia, WA 98512
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One of the highlights of this state park is Deep Lake, a summertime...

One of the highlights of this state park is Deep Lake, a summertime favorite among local residents.

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Nice trails!

Went hiking with my sister through all the trails. I like a good workout, so a few more challenging hills would have made it better for me. Beautiful grounds.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Becky M
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Olympia
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Olympia
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went hiking with my sister through all the trails. I like a good workout, so a few more challenging hills would have made it better for me. Beautiful grounds.

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Federal Way, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not huge, but a nice place for a walk among some old growth trees, stroll along the lake, have a picnic. There are campgrounds and hot showers if you plan to stay a few days. Get an annual state park pass and save yourself a few dollars on the daily fees. Ample parking, and more than enough to do and... More 

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Thank noworries2000
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My husband and I first found Millersylvania Park several years ago and rented the Lakeside Cottage while on vacation from Alaska. Once we moved to Washington, we made a point of renting the cottage again, even though we live nearby. It is right on the lake, very private and quiet. Linens and dishes are provided, so it's easy to move... More 

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We returned for a day trip to Millersylvania State Park. It is a fee use state park both for day use and for camping. There is beautiful trees and a lake. It is a popular place for kayaking, boating, fishing, swimming and hiking. It is abundant in old-growth Cedar and Fir Trees. We have camped there in the past. There... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a park located within 20 minutes of Olympia. If you are a traveler, there are campgrounds but if you are a local, you can go and enjoy the day at the lake. It is a beautiful spot and there are hikes, swimming, boating, fishing and picnicking. A wonderful way to spend the day.

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Thank maryellenbradley
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We don't have parks this beautiful and so easily accessible in Vancouver, BC. A 20 minute ride away from Olympia, Washington and it's like poof you go from charming big city, to a beautiful green park!

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Langley, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We've camped here three times while enroute to visit our kids in Oregon. The bathrooms are clean and the lake is a beautiful reflective place. We enjoy camping amid the trees. On the occasions we camped there we found the park to be quite family friendly.

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Thank dreamingbillandkate
Auburn, Washington
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We camped overnight during the busiest time of the year. The camp sites were just as one would expect, busy and noisy. Just the same, the camp site was convenient and nice, a bit small, which was okay also. All being said, the camp sites were clean, fire wood was available for minimal purchase, showers were available..token operated. Depending on... More 

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Thank Gigi W
Olympia, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I have been coming here with my family and friends since I was a child...long time ago !! You can rent a boat, swim & play in the roped safety area including free borrowing of life vests. A snack bar is open in summer at the second swim area closest to the boat launch. The state operates a rental home... More 

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Thank Ginny M
Olympia, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

A great park in Thurston County. Nice picnic area, swim area. Camping available. You need to either have a discovery pass or just buy a day pass.

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