Joseph Whidbey State Park

Joseph Whidbey State Park is a 112-acre day-use park with 3,100-feet of saltwater shoreline on the Strait of Juan De Fuca in northern Puget Sound. The scenery is beautiful, views are magnificent, wildlife is everywhere, and the beach is one of the grandest on Whidbey Island.

Discover Pass: A Discover Pass is required for vehicle access to state parks for day use. For more information about the Discover Pass and exemptions, please visit the Discover Pass web page.

  1. Activities
  2. Boating
  3. Camping
  4. History
  5. Maps

Picnic & Day-use Facilities
The park offers one kitchen shelter, reservable by calling 888-CAMPOUT (888-226-7688 (ask for the kitchen shelter on Fort Ebey's inventory). Four sheltered and nine unsheltered picnic tables are available first come, first served.

  • 0.5 miles of ADA hiking trails
Water Activities & Features
  • Crabbing
  • Personal watercraft
Other Activities & Features
  • Beach exploration
  • Bird watching
  • Two fire circles
Additional Features
  • There are two large grass fields in the park. Nets can be put up, or games can be played on the grass.
  • 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.