Anderson Lake

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Things to remember • Park hours – April 24 to Oct. 31, 8 a.m. to dusk. • Winter schedule – Although most parks are open year round, some parks or portions of parks are closed during the winter. For a winter schedule and information about seasonal closures, visit www.parks.state.wa.us or call the information center at (360) 902-8844. • Wildlife, plants and all park buildings, signs, tables and other structures are protected; removal or damage of any kind is prohibited. Hunting, feeding of wildlife and gathering firewood on state park property is prohibited. • Pets must be on leash and under physical control at all times. This includes trail areas. Pet owners must clean up after pets on all state park lands. The Discover Pass is required for day visits to state parks and access to other state-managed recreation lands. The pass provides access to millions of acres of parks, wildlife areas, trails, natural areas and water-access sites. The annual pass is transferable between two vehicles. • Annual pass: $30 • One-day pass: $10 (transaction and dealer fees may apply) The Discover Pass can be purchased online, by phone or in person. For details, visit www. discoverpass.wa.gov or call (866) 320-9933. Thank you for supporting Washington state recreation lands. Anderson Lake State Park 1061 Anderson Lake Road Chimacum, WA 98325 (360) 385-1259 State Parks information: (360) 902-8844 Reservations: Online at www.parks.state.wa.us or call (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688 Other state parks located in the general area: Fort Flagler, Fort Worden and Mystery Bay Washington State Parks Anderson Lake State Park Connect with us on social media www.twitter.com/WAStatePks www.facebook.com/WashingtonStateParks www.youtube.com/WashingtonStateParks Share your stories S and photos: Adventure Awaits.com Sample 018 2017 2 S Sample Sam S If you would like to support Washington State ple 6more, please consider making a Parks even 01 donation when renewing your license plate tabs. 2019 2 You also may place a check in a donation box S Sample when you visit state parks. Donations are a significant part of the State Parks budget and are needed to keep your parks open and operating. For more information, visit www.parks.state.wa.us/donations Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission P.O. Box 42650 Olympia, WA 98504-2650 (360) 902-8500 www.parks.state.wa.us • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Commission members: Ken Bounds Mark O. Brown Patricia T. Lantz Michael Latimer Steve S. Milner Diana Perez Lucinda S. Whaley Agency director: Don Hoch All Washington state parks are developed and maintained for the enjoyment of all people. To request this brochure in an alternative format, please call (360) 902-8844 or the Washington Telecommunications Relay Service at (800) 833-6388. P&R 45-58001-01 (12/18) www.parks.state.wa.us Welcome to Anderson Lake Anderson Lake State Park is a remote day-use park located near the small town of Chimacum. The 496-acre park is surrounded by cedar, fir and alder forest mixed with freshwater marshes. Park amenities and facilities The park slopes down to the 70-acre Anderson Lake and abounds with birds and wildlife. The park is popular for horseback riding, non-motorized boating and hiking. Anderson Lake State Park Parking Biking Equestrian trailer parking Hiking Boat launch I D Equestrian area Staff residence Restroom H Picnic area H E Park boundary TRAILS D ke La B A on A rs C de E B An B G E B B Host J E C F J Savage Memorial B A Ande rson Lake Road F F Private property Welcome. Please remember a Discover Pass is required to visit a state park or other state-managed recreation lands. Revenue from Discover Pass replaces general fund tax funding no longer available to cover the cost of operations. 0 550 1,100 2,200 Feet 1061 Anderson Lake Road, Chimacum WA, 98325 • Information Center (360) 902-8844 Park history In May, 1966 the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission entered into agreement with property owner William F. Anderson, to purchase 410 acres surrounding Anderson Lake. The purchase was finalized in a ceremony on July 21, 1969. Anderson Lake is not named for William F. Anderson, but rather a relative of Amanda Anderson, a previous owner of the property with no relation to William F. D A. Lakeside Trail (closed to horses and bicycles) 1.51 Mi. B. Anderson Trail 1.32 Mi. C. Olympic Trail 1.14 Mi. D. San Juan Trail .88 Mi. E. Cascade Trail (closed to horses) 1.85 Mi. F. Savage Memorial Trail .72 Mi. G. Olympic Loop (closed to horses) .14 Mi. H. Tamanowas Trail .57 Mi. I. Grand Fir Trail .26 Mi. J. Quimper Trail (closed to horses) .59 Mi. Anderson Lake State Park offers: • One boat ramp (for boats with electric motors only). Be advised, lake water is 25 feet at its deepest spot • Several picnic tables along the lake shore • Equestrian trailer parking with hitching posts • Two vault toilets • No potable water is available (Revised 09-26-16)

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