Parks & Recreation

The Parks and Recreation Department seeks to preserve and enhance the quality of life that our residents enjoy by providing quality recreational facilities and opportunities regardless of age, race, sex, wealth and ability.

Responsibilities

The Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for the following:

Ship Harbor Interpretive Preserve Trail
  1. A Town 2018 Fall Edition

    The A Town is our Town brochure includes Anacortes Briefings, Recreation Programs and Community Programs. Sign ups for Parks and Recreation classes will start on Monday, August 20, 2018 - online at anacorteswa.gov A Town Fall 2018
  2. Warning signs in Anacortes Community Forest Lands

    The City of Anacortes has posted Warning signs on four trails in the Community Forest Lands to alert trail users that there is a wild animal refuge in unincorporated Skagit County. Read on...
View All

Neighborhoods Video

Anacortes is the focus of a Comcast “Neighborhoods” video that features Mayor Laurie Gere, Park Director Gary Robinson, Museum Education Coordinator Bret Lunsford and local Store owner Frank Michaud. A special thank you to Sabrina Register for highlighting the beauty and diverse options of the area.