Burn Ban Level 3

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Gas/propane self-contained camping stoves and portable gas/propane fire pits allowed. No charcoal or wood fires allowed.

Shellfish

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Seasons are subject to closure by the Department of Health for marine biotoxins. Please check the following links to determine closures or season changes.

Boating and Moorage

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The pier at Mystery Bay State Park will remain closed until further notice. During a routine inspection, it was discovered that the pier may not be safe for public access. The buoys, boat launch, and moorage docks remain open.  The marine pumpout station remains open seasonally April through October.

A T-shaped wooden dock sites in the water with boats tied to the end. In the background sits forested hills and a mountain poking out in the far back.
Two wood picnic tables sit on grass next to a fire ring and a bench looking out over the water. A large green shrub sits behind the tables and forested hills and a blue sky are in the background.
A gravel trail cuts through green grass with the rocky beach and water to the right. A wooden dock and boats, evergreen trees and blue sky sit in the background.
A beach with small rocks leads to the blue water, boats are scattered in the water. Treed hillsides and a blue sky sit in the background.

Mystery Bay State Park

7875 Flagler Road, Nordland, WA 98358-9660

Mystery Bay State Park is a hidden escape on the west side of Marrowstone Island. Drive or boat in for a day of fun on the water and take in views of the Olympic Mountains over a sunset picnic dinner.

Rules

  • Dogs Allowed on Leash
  • Fires Allowed in Designated Areas
  • Horses not Allowed

Overnight camping is not allowed. Campsites for boaters are available at Fort Flagler State Park.

A recreational license is required for fishing and shellfish harvesting at Washington State Parks. For regulations, fishing season information, or to purchase a recreational license, visit the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Dogs and pets must be on a leash in all areas of the park.

Activities

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Beach Exploration

Bird Watching

Boating

Crabbing

Fishing

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Kayaking

Metal Detecting

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Paddleboarding

Scuba Diving

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Shellfishing

Swimming

Amenities

Drinking Water

Fire Pit

Restrooms

Trash Service

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Boat Ramp

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Dock

Moorage

Pumpout

Picnic Shelters

Picnic Tables

Parking

Park features

Field

Mountain View

Rocky Beach

Saltwater

Seasonal Wildflowers

Viewpoint

Wildlife Viewing

Rules

  • Dogs Allowed on Leash
  • Fires Allowed in Designated Areas
  • Horses not Allowed

Overnight camping is not allowed. Campsites for boaters are available at Fort Flagler State Park.

A recreational license is required for fishing and shellfish harvesting at Washington State Parks. For regulations, fishing season information, or to purchase a recreational license, visit the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Dogs and pets must be on a leash in all areas of the park.

Map & visitor guide

48.0589, -122.6943

Picnic and Day Use Facilities

Unsheltered picnic tables are available first-come, first-served. Fires are allowed in three available fire rings during daylight hours only. Drinking water and two vault-type restrooms are available, but there is no running water, sinks or showers.

Boating

There is one single-lane boat launch ramp, which drops gently down the beach north of the floats.

The boat launch is located at latitude: 48º 3' 23.04" N (48.0564) and longitude: 122º 41' 43.07" W (-122.6953).

Moorage

683 feet of moorage is available at this park. Moorage fees are charged year round for mooring at docks, floats, and buoys from 1 p.m. to 8 a.m. 

Boat Pumpout

A marine pumpout is available from April through October, but access is limited to vessels no longer than 55 feet. A slip is available for pumpout usage.