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Beautiful park

This park has great trails and amazing views of the capital and the sound. Good parking and close... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nikki C
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Olympia, Washington
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Beautiful trees and beach access

Priest Point Park is on two sides of the road with different experiences. They are connected by a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Herstelle
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Olympia, Washington
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  • Average6%
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“rose garden”(12 reviews)
“beach access”(7 reviews)
“both sides”(5 reviews)
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This 314-acre park offers hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities only minutes from downtown Olympia.
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2600 East Bay Drive Northeast, Olympia, WA
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+1 360-753-8380
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All reviews rose garden beach access both sides beautiful forest hiking trails playground equipment close to downtown get together east bay covered picnic area rocky beach great trails ups and downs puget sound picnic tables play area great place to go
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park has great trails and amazing views of the capital and the sound. Good parking and close to downtown.

Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lush rainforest type scenery which was the + but that isn't that hard to find in that part of the state. Trails were pretty average.

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Priest Point Park is on two sides of the road with different experiences. They are connected by a bridge. There are several trails through beautiful wooded areas, a great play ground, and trails to the beach. This is one of the few areas with public...More

Thank Herstelle
Reviewed 27 August 2018

just visiting friends who recently moved to olympia and this is walking distance from their house. what a great place to take dogs or just walk! we even saw people pulling into the slough area from budd inlet in kayaks! i liked that there are...More

Thank guavaberry5
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The park is nice and there's lots of space, some playground equipment for kids and some trails. There are bathrooms (a must for me sadly). The trails are good, but if you're looking for a long hike - this is not the place to come....More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I have been here hundreds of times. As a child and as an adult. Now with children of my own. Laid back and quiet for the relaxing picknick or a short nature hike. 5 star for ease of access, relaxation, and entertainment for the kids.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Beautiful city park with numerous walking paths, good birding (Pacific wrens), restrooms, covered picnic area, and a wonderful rose garden in bloom while we were there.

1  Thank Barb S
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice little hike to get to the beach. Plenty of room and felt very safe. Highly recommend for a nice walk.

Thank Bobbi R
Reviewed 3 June 2018

It is a great place to hang out with the whole family and do some fun hiking, playing and swimming during the warm months.

Thank Gabi T
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The trails are quite varied. Some have a few steep hills others or rather easy. The walk to the beach is pretty easy close to the parking lot. A very nicely to take a nature break!

1  Thank margaretcho
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Janet A
10 August 2018|
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Response from margaretcho | Reviewed this property |
No cost
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tyahrmatter
10 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.
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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.
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