Spencer Spit State Park

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Park Rule: On Leash
Restroom: Yes
Park Size: Large
Small Dog Area: No
Fee: None
Address
Bakerview Road
Lopez Island, WA 98261
Hours
Mon 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tue 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wed 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thu 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Fri 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sun 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Description
Spencer Spit State Park, located on Lopez Island, Washington, is an island camping oasis for dogs and their owners. Lopez Island is but one of many islands which make up the San Juan Islands. Spencer Spit State Park offers stunning views of the nearby islands Decatur and Blakely. It also bears the distinction of hosting a sandbar surrounded by a natural lagoon which flows into the larger seawaters.

This dog-friendly state park offers many recreational activities for Fido and his family to enjoy. From fishing to kayaking, biking, and bird watching, this island retreat is chock full of family fun. There are also several miles of hiking trails and beautiful beachfront property for leisurely walks with Fido. Boating aficionados laud this park for its great amenities for those seeking to launch out on their next trip or in search of mooring for a few days of respite. Spencer Spit State Park is also equipped for boat owners to spend time living on their boats for short periods of time. 

One feature of this family-friendly outdoor adventure space that is most beloved is its diversity. Looking for a rustic camping experience? Spencer Spit State Park has remote camping sites to offer campers seeking a "back to basics" camping trip. For those who crave the creature comforts of home, this forward-thinking park is equipped to handle heavy-duty RVs and more luxurious tent dwellings. There are also some cabin rentals available on the premises. Advanced reservations are required for all camping spaces and cabins. 

Spencer Spit State Park is comprised of over 200 acres of land to explore. Ideally situated on the Strait of Juan de Fuca, this marine-focused park is well-renowned for activities such as crabbing, clamming, and fishing. Several bathrooms are available on site for public use; however, there are no shower facilities. This park also boasts of a number of picnic areas and sun shelters to provide a comfortable space for sharing a family meal or snack.

Spencer Spit State Park is dog-friendly; however, dogs must be leashed at all times on the premises. Though there are no specific rules governing the use of the park space, it is highly recommended that all dogs be current on vaccinations and bear the appropriate required state license tag. It is also important to note that this park observes different hours for its summer and winter seasons. 

Poop bags are not provided on site; however, it is expected that owners will carry their own with them. All visitors to the park are asked to help preserve the park's cleanliness by promptly picking up and properly disposing of their pet's waste materials.

For your next great outdoor adventure with Fido, take a trip to Spencer Spit State Park!

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Address
Bakerview Road
Lopez Island, WA 98261
Hours
Mon 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tue 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wed 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thu 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Fri 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sun 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM