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“short hike on camano”

Iverson Spit Waterfront Preserve
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Owner description: Over 330 acres of protected birding area home to eagles, hummingbirds, shorebirds and many others.
Camano Island, Washington
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44 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“short hike on camano”
Reviewed 27 November 2013

good place for a short easy walk. should take no more than an hour and it is level and easy to navigate. there can be muddy places after it rains. the camano trails assoc does a good job of maintaining the trails.

Visited November 2013
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Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Beautiful, peaceful and lots of birds!”
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This is a great place to walk around and watch and listen. Walking along the beach and on the marked trails was a lot of fun. I hope to be able to return again soon!

Visited October 2013
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1 Thank Melissa J
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Kansas City, MO
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Wonderful!!”
Reviewed 12 September 2013

I loved this little preserve with wonderful trails and thousands of birds! I was pretty much alone there most of the time. Beautiful!

Visited September 2013
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1 Thank TravelingGirl281
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Camano Island, Washington
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433 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
“somewhat sandy beach to lounge at”
Reviewed 12 September 2013

though it does not have good facilities, only portapotties, has good parking and trails are well kept. we try and go ever few weeks to have fun and ensure that the trash is picked up. lots of good bird viewing opportunities. is very shallow and tidal so you can play in the water to an extent but the current does rip out into the Port of Susan, so don't go too far out.

Visited July 2013
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Camano Island, Washington
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Hobbit Trail!”
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This park is a hidden gem that many locals don't even know about. Lots of sandy beach when the tide is out. Great for sand castles with the kids.

This is an excellent place for bird watching (song birds, raptor birds, and both salt and fresh water aquatic birds). I love this place.

This is an excellent place to hike around. There is a very cool trail called the Hobbit Trail. This trail forces you duck your head a bit as you walk through the Hawthorne and Pacific Nine Bark bushes. It creates a cool tunnel of plants.

There is a freshwater pond as well as intertidal lands with loads of plant diversity and animal diversity. I've seen lots of different bird species, coyotes, and deer. I also hear it's a good place to catch sturgeon from a boat.

Great for kids to hike the easy going trails. Kids can build forts in the driftwood. And lots of sand to build whatever comes to mind.

If you like tracking and learning about tracking different creatures, its a great place. Lots of sand to make it easy to learn.

Visited July 2013
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5 Thank Aaron M
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