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Priest Point Park

2600 East Bay Drive Northeast, Olympia, WA
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We visited Olympia after a rainy trip to the Oregon Coast - so the hiking trails were muddy (-ier... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Karrilee A
Love this Park!

This park is so awesome, nestled into the moss covered forests right outside of downtown Olympia... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
susieE9
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Seattle, Washington
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This 314-acre park offers hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities only minutes from downtown Olympia.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2600 East Bay Drive Northeast, Olympia, WA
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Olympia after a rainy trip to the Oregon Coast - so the hiking trails were muddy (-ier!) than usual but we were short on time. We weren't quite sure what the 'trails' offered in this park, but we were game for a little...More

Thank Karrilee A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is so awesome, nestled into the moss covered forests right outside of downtown Olympia. It is very enjoyable and so many directions from which to explore within the park.

1  Thank susieE9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park has a large pavilion for family picnics. It is well-maintained with plenty of room for large groups or multiple families. The trails were hilly but not difficult. There aren't many signs but as the trails aren't long, at some point a hiker will...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fabulous day exploring the park. The weather was perfect so lots of families out and about. If you plan on walking a lot, I would suggest you wear good tennis shoes or even hikers as some of the terrain on the trails...More

Thank SHurley9876
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The nike was very well marked and had breathtaking views. It was definitely an easy to walk area due to the guid.

Thank Wagmorebarkless2014
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

A last minute outing with the family. Very beautiful place!!! Wonderful place to enjoy being in nature!

Thank westcoastgirl76
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Went with my autistic grandson on a sunny weekday when the park was greatly under used. We had a great with him playing well with other children who were also accompanied by caring adults.

Thank Gordon F
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Such a peaceful place to walk, run, or camp (among other things I suppose). Trails aren't too long and kept in good condition to walk without major issue. Would recommend if you're wanting to see the Port of Olympia, great place to go!

1  Thank grudolph7
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

One of the more scenic parks that gives you a glimpse of the Capitol building and the Overlook of the water. If you're lucky you can see some wildlife.

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 7 March 2017

A nice little park, but not a lot of signs. We walked around a bit until we found the trail head. Initially, the trail stays close to the highway, but goes up and down the hill that's been carved by the streams. Trails are well...More

Thank palladia
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tyahrmatter
Are dogs allowed??
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
Am getting married in September and am wondering who I need to contact about having the ceremony at this park & where they think the besr area wld be.
27 January 2017|
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Response from Lorinda E | Reviewed this property |
priest point is owned by st. Peter's hospital, but there is park office just beyond the rose garden pavilion at the park. drive there at Check is my best advice and the Rose Garden area would be beautiful area...wishing you... More
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Wallaceannie
Where in the park can I take my kids to play in the water? Rocky or Sandy beach somewhere that's not muddy?
29 July 2016|
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Response from Andy K | Reviewed this property |
Beaches are muddy and rocky here, sorry.
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