First Day Hike at Spencer Spit State Park

Try a new trail this Jan. 1 at Spencer Spit State Park.

Name of Park: Spencer Spit State Park

Time of Event: 1:00 PM

Name of Hike: Spencer Spit to Spencer Spit Preserve Trail

Length of Hike: 1.5 miles

Where to Meet: Day Use Picnic Shelter on Back side of Day Use Parking lot Loop

Is this Hike for Beginners? Yes

Degree of Difficulty: Easy

ADA Accessible? No

Stroller Accessible? No

Are leashed dogs allowed? Yes

Restrictions: None

Registration Required: No

Things to bring: Hiking boots or other sturdy close-toed shoes, dress in layers to stay warm along with a raincoat, and most importantly a sense of adventure!

Cancellation Information: 360-468-2251 or check community calendar on

Description: Ranger Mehgan Alexandra will be leading hikers to the new San Juan County Land Bank property, Spencer Spit Preserve. This new trail is accessible only from Spencer Spit’s existing trail system. This is an easy hike with very little elevation gain or loss with views facing Swifts Bay and Flower Island. Meet at Day Use picnic shelter and enjoy hot chocolate, cider or tea before our hike!


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