Blake Island

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Things to remember Blake Island Marine State Park Manchester, WA 98353 (360) 731-8330 • Pets must be on a leash (no longer than eight feet) and under control at all times. • There is a 10-night camping limit May 1 through Sept. 30, and a 20-night limit the remainder of the year. • Moorage is limited to seven consecutive nights. • Quiet hours are from 10 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. • Store food and garbage when away from your boat, campsite and picnic area. Storage containers are available from park staff. • Do not feed or approach the wildlife. • Registration required after 1 p.m. • Firewood collection is prohibited. State Parks information: (360) 902-8844 Reservations: Online at www.parks.state.wa.us or call (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688 Washington State Parks Blake Island Marine State Park Other state parks located in the general area: Manchester and Illahee Connect with us on social media www.twitter.com/WAStatePks www.facebook.com/WashingtonStateParks www.youtube.com/WashingtonStateParks Share your stories and photos: Adventure Awaits.com S Sample If you would like to support Washington State Parks even more, please consider making a donation when renewing your license plate tabs. You also may place a check in a donation box when you visit state parks. Sample 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 018 2017 2 The Discover Pass is required to be displayed on vehiclesS for day visits to state parks and access to other statemanaged recreation lands. The pass provides access to millions of acres of parks, wildlife areas, trails, natural S 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) Sample S 016 2019 2 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. Sample 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 45-81500-01 (03/18) www.parks.state.wa.us Blake Island State Park Welcome to Blake Island Marine State Park Blake Island is a densely wooded island accessible only by boat. Visitors can view Puget Sound, ferry boats on the water and the lights of Seattle only a few miles away. Hiking Tillicum Boating Visitors can enhance their excursion to Blake Island at Tillicum's great cedar longhouse. Guests are invited to savor a unique Northwest Coast Indian dining experience featuring award-winning salmon baked on cedar stakes over alder fires, followed by a Northwest Coast Indian style presentation. A schedule and sign-up board for dining and a gift gallery are located in the longhouse. For more information, call (206) 623-1445. Sailing Scuba diving Fishing Cascadia Marine Trail campsite Tillicum Canoe access 4 Picnic area 5 Ranger station Facilities Blake Island Marine State Park offers picnicking, boating, fishing, hiking and beach exploration. For overnight campers, there are 44 standard campsites (32 during off-peak season), 12 primitive (during off-peak season) and three on the Cascadia Marine Trail. There also are about 1,300 feet of moorage dock and 24 moorage buoys. A perimeter road circles the entire island, and there are 5 miles of beaches. For shelter or group camp reservations, call (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688. The park offers a group camp which includes an Adirondack shelter with bunks for eight guests and a grassy area for tents. The camp is reservable year round online at www.parks.state.wa.us and by calling (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688. Site of Trimble Estate 3 1 Group camp 1 Camping Marina Moorage buoy 1 Park boundary 1 Blue Trail 3 2 Red Trail 3 Cross Island Trail 4 4 Perimeter Road 5 Interpretive Trail Due to the moist climate, vegetation grows rapidly on the island. Vegetation includes a wide variety of native Northwest trees and shrubs. Some trees and shrubs were imported by Mrs. Trimble and are still growing on the island today. Wildlife seen in the park includes deer, chipmunks, racoons, river otters, mink, and many types of birds, including bald eagles. Please take your garbage and recycle items with you, and properly dispose of them at home or at a mainland disposal site. If you need a plastic bag for your debris, just ask a ranger, who will give you a bag to help you pack it out. 4 Water tower 2 Restroom Plants and animals Pack-it-in, Pack-it-out Jetty Welcome. Please remember a Discover Pass is required to visit a state park or other state-managed recreation lands. 0 0 2,500 0.5 5,000 1 Feet Miles Information Center (360) 902-8844 Revenue from Discover Pass sales replaces general fund tax funding no longer available to cover the cost of operations. (Revised 02-09-18)

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