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The women's side of the Upper Restroom (campground) is currently being remodeled.  Two portable toilets have been placed at the Upper Restroom area, and will remain there until the remodel project is completed.  We are optimistic that the remodel will be complete prior to June 1st.  The men's side is still closed for the season but will reopen by May 20th, 2016.  The lower restroom *adjacent to the boat trailer parking lot) is open 24/7.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Washington Park Manager, Bob Vaux
Burrows Lookoutbobv@cityofanacortes.org

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Click the Green Button to Reserve a Campsite at Washington Park

Please read our cancellation policy:
(Campsite Reservation Cancellation Policy)

Washington Park sits on a peninsula at the west end of Fidalgo Island. The 220-acre city park features camping, a boat launch, day use picnic sites and a group tenting area. A scenic paved 2.2-mile loop road winds through the park’s forested hills and meadows with views of the San Juan Islands and Olympic Mountains.  Park Area Map

The park is open year round from 6am to 10pm. The loop road is open from 6am to dusk for pedestrians and open from 10am to dusk for vehicular traffic.

In the campground there are 68 campsites, 46 have water and electrical hook-ups. A sewer dump station is located near the park exit. Camping check out time is 1pm daily. The campground is open year round.  Click on the link at the top of the page to go to the reservation website.  Campground Map

The Washington Park Information Line at 360-293-1927 has information about the park and the current campground and boat lot availability (option 4).  The line is updated approximately three times per day.

The park has three covered picnic shelters located near Sunset Beach. One covered shelter can be reserved (for a fee) by calling the Parks and Recreation Department at (360) 293-1918. There are also ten uncovered picnic tables with fire pits or upright barbeques nearby. These are first come, first served.

The park has a group tenting area available to rent for a fee for small groups of 30 people, 8 tents.  No RVs are allowed in this area.  Please call the Parks and Recreation Department at (360) 293-1918 to check availablity and to reserve.

The boat launch at Washington Park was developed and is maintained for the specific use of recreational boaters. Boat launch parking is $9/day and boaters may stay a maximum of 14 days. Annual boat launch passes are available through the Parks and Recreation Department at (360) 293-1918. 

Boat Launch Policies

Park Fee Schedule

Campsite Reservation Cancellation Policy

Complete Washington Park Policies

Attention Tide Pool Visitors

  Washington Park Loop Road
City of Anacortes
Washington Park
6300 Sunset Avenue/P.O. Box 547
Anacortes, WA  98221
360-661-3463

Bob Vaux, Washington Park Manager
bobv@cityofanacortes.org