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Lime Kiln Point State Park

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1567 Westside Rd, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8602
+1 360-378-2044
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Great park for whale watching

Nice State Park with great views and good spot for whale watching. Interesting lighthouse with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
karenzirossmith
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Beautiful views of water

This was a lovely place to sit at a picnic table and watch the world go by. Nice hiking trails... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Carrol D
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Kentwood, Michigan
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This 36.32-acre park, located on the west side of San Juan Island, boasts over 2,550 feet of scenic shoreline.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1567 Westside Rd, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8602
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+1 360-378-2044
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice State Park with great views and good spot for whale watching. Interesting lighthouse with whale experts on site!

Thank karenzirossmith
Reviewed yesterday

This was a lovely place to sit at a picnic table and watch the world go by. Nice hiking trails, although too steep for someone like me with foot problems. I sent my daughter and got some nice pictures of the lime kilns. Madrone trees...More

Thank Carrol D
Reviewed 2 days ago

We really enjoyed our time here--even though we did not see whales. The scenery is spectacular. Definitely worth a trip.

Thank NCSue67
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not much to do here, but a stop to see the lighthouse & ocean views is worth the short time it takes to get there.

Thank MLHTexas
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed taking photos of the lighthouse. A woman from the Whale Museum in Friday Harbor was volunteering at the lighthouse when we visited in mid September. (She said she does this through Sept, after the Museum has stopped providing staffing for the summer). She...More

1  Thank CascadiaPNW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views are stunning, especially at sunset Take a picnic and enjoy the view. You have a reasonable chance of seeing orca if you wait long enough. We saw them at sunset. We were lucky enough to see a humpback on our next visit San...More

2  Thank Helen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

take a picnic... cribbage... a book... we waited 5 hours for the orcas and it was a highlight of our trip!

Thank BridgetABlack
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here twice. Cannot imagine how difficult life was in the 1900. Everyone and everything was manual labour. Lime was everything. This is a really neat place to visit and learn about the past lives of the people who broke their backs to earn a...More

Thank rocketman000
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw at least 50 whales. It was wonderful!! We stood at the light house and saw whales jumping out of the water. They even provide binoculars!

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved going to the lighthouse and learning more about the activities of the whales coming and goings from the harbor.

Thank Denise M
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Nikki H
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Response from Audrey K | Reviewed this property |
yes they are but I would keep them on a leash and pick up their poop.
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Response from Audrey K | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely take your car on the ferry, we stayed at FH and took a day trip to Orcas and took your car. you might want to visit other things at FH. It's beautiful, there's English and American camp. Other beaches... More
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