Cornet Bay Main Lodge

Cornet Bay Retreat Center

The Cornet Bay Retreat Center is located within the iconic Deception Pass State Park. Offering plenty of space for large meetings and group activities, you will be surrounded by old growth trees, wildlife and spectacular views of Mount Baker and Cornet Bay.

Overnight accommodations

A duplex and bunkhouse can accommodate up to 70 guests, each building has restrooms with showers. This facility includes beds with mattresses; however, linens are not provided. 

Recreation hall

The recreation hall offers a large, fully equipped kitchen with a walk-in refrigerator, reach-in refrigerator, freezer, full storage pantry and large prep area. Kitchen utensils, dishes, pots and pans, cleaning supplies, paper towels are provided.


The facility accommodates up to 70 guests. Minimum and maximum occupancy (number of beds) varies by facility. User group may have less than the minimum, however the minimum fee still applies. Please see the rates page for individual facility details.

Recreational activities

Outside, play a game of volleyball, basketball and horseshoes or enjoy the outdoor amphitheater with firepit that overlooks Cornet Bay. Firewood is not provided. Inquire with the park for local purchase options.

Groups interested in archery may submit a request for an archery permit.  

Nearby are countless opportunities for hiking, beach exploration, mountain biking, fishing and swimming in nearby lakes as well as kayaking and canoeing.


Additional information

For the safety and care of your attendees, groups are encouraged to bring their own first-aid equipment. 

Free, high-speed Wi-Fi access is available in limited coverage areas at Cornet Bay. For more information on coverage areas and hours of service at Cornet Bay and our growing list of parks with Wi-Fi service, visit our parks Wi-Fi webpage.

For additional information, visit Deception Pass State Park webpage, Retreat Center Rules webpage and Retreat Center Rates webpage.

Contact the center to schedule a tour of the facility.

To make a reservation, email a completed Reservation Request Form (PDF 175KB) to


Contact Us

Name Retreat Center Program
Phone (360) 902-8600
Name Cornet Bay Retreat Center
Phone (360) 679-2482
Address 400 West Cornet Bay Road Oak Harbor , WA 98277