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Camano Island State Park

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Features

  1. Amphitheater
  2. Bike Trails
  3. Bird Watching
  4. Boat Ramp
  5. Boating (Saltwater)
  6. Camping - 1st come, 1st serve
  7. Camping - all types
  8. Clamming
  9. Crabbing
  10. Fire Circles
  11. Fishing
  12. Hiking Trails
  13. Interpretive Opportunities
  14. Personal Watercraft
  15. Sailboarding
  16. Swimming
  17. Waterskiing
  18. Wildlife Viewing
Environmental Features
During the last ice age, the area was covered by an ice sheet approximately one mile thick. The glacier carved the shape of the island with its high feeder banks that helped build the beaches. Native Americans used this area as a camp while fishing and gathering shellfish.

Plant Life
  • Alder
  • Apple
  • Berries
  • Cedar
  • Cherry
  • Daisy
  • Douglas Fir
  • Eel Grass
  • Ferns
  • Foxglove
  • Hemlock
  • Lupines
  • Maple
  • Moss / Lichens
  • Paintbrush
  • Poplar
  • Rhododendron
  • Rose
  • Seaweed
  • Spruce
  • Thistle
  • Yew

Wildlife
Birds
  • Crows / Ravens
  • Doves / Pigeons
  • Ducks
  • Eagles
  • Geese
  • Gulls
  • Hawks
  • Herons
  • Hummingbirds
  • Jays
  • Owls
  • Woodpeckers
  • Wrens

Mammals
  • Chipmunks
  • Coyotes
  • Deer
  • Elk
  • Otters
  • Rabbits
  • Raccoons
  • Skunks
  • Squirrels

Marine Life
  • Bullhead
  • Clams
  • Cod
  • Crabs
  • Crappie
  • Eel
  • Mussels
  • Octopuses
  • Perch
  • Salmon
  • Sea Birds
  • Sea Cucumbers
  • Seals
  • Shark
  • Shellfish
  • Shrimp
  • Starfish
  • Steelhead
  • Trout
  • Whales