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Priest Point Park

2600 East Bay Drive Northeast, Olympia, WA
+1 360-753-8380
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Very nice, No Frills Park...

A very nice No-Frills park on the shores of Bud Inlet, the southern tip of Puget Sound... I lived... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Sandpoint, Idaho
via mobile
Beautiful adventure, so close to town....

Such an amazing place to walk and play. The grounds are so beautiful lots of places to walk. Take a... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
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This 314-acre park offers hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities only minutes from downtown Olympia.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rose garden” (11 reviews)
“beach access” (6 reviews)
2600 East Bay Drive Northeast, Olympia, WA
+1 360-753-8380
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

A very nice No-Frills park on the shores of Bud Inlet, the southern tip of Puget Sound... I lived in Olympia for the first 30 plus years of my life and know this park very well... Like I said nothing fancy but a very beautiful...More

2  Thank C2948FQthomass
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Such an amazing place to walk and play. The grounds are so beautiful lots of places to walk. Take a hike on the trails they will lead you to beaches right on the bay. looking for that quiet place to eat a picnic lunch with...More

1  Thank 627bradb
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Wonderful park for hikes and going down to the beach, my children loved going there, had Birthday Parties there and many family picnics

1  Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Nice trails for kids and adult. Beautiful view of downtown Olympia and the capitol. It's just a great place to spend the day outdoor.

1  Thank Islandgrl524
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went for a quick hike/jog through the park this evening. Being from Northern Minnesota, it was great to submerse myself in nature. Was easy to feel "in the woods" when being so close to town. Would highly recommend to people. The paved trails were convenient,...More

1  Thank Christina M
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Love the trails in this place. They can get very steep by the water, so to not shock anyone, you can't be in bad shape (or take it slow). At the top of some of the hills are beautiful views of Swan town. You can...More

1  Thank jackiemcki
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Ideal place for a picnic, especially in hot weather as it is very shady.Good for dog walking (on lead)

2  Thank SandraL68
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Most of my time in Priest Point Park has been spent running - and the trails and roads that go through the park are perfect for that. But it's also just plain beautiful, especially on the water side. It's a somewhat developed park, so don't...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great little park, with a rose garden, places to play for kids, and some great trails through the woods and down to the beach. Used for weddings and parties a lot, when the weather is nice.

Thank evanslkwd
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

So beautiful and tranquil here. Many trails to adventure on. Viewpoints. Tree caves. Bathrooms, kitchen sheds, huge old trees, lots of shade. Playground for little kids big beach for dogs. Beware , bring your muck shoes! Don't let kids wander too far MUD is thick...More

2  Thank Amaris C
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9 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.
28 July 2016|
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Response from msquare18 | Reviewed this property |
The best place to go and play in the water is Tolmie State Park. Other sand beaches are mostly private.