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Lime Kiln Point State Park

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Address: 1567 Westside Rd, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-8602
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+1 360-378-2044
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This 36.32-acre park, located on the west side of San Juan Island, boasts...

This 36.32-acre park, located on the west side of San Juan Island, boasts over 2,550 feet of scenic shoreline.

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Excellent place to relax and look for whales! The view of the water is expansive here. There are a couple of picnic tables to sit at, which was nice. Parking was reasonably... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent place to relax and look for whales! The view of the water is expansive here. There are a couple of picnic tables to sit at, which was nice. Parking was reasonably priced.

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a nice little hike from the parking lot out to the Lighthouse. It was a cold and blustery day when we went but we enjoyed it very much even though we saw no whales. At the far end of the park we did see a Stellar Sea Lion which looked SO big and white in the water that... More 

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Friday Harbor, Washington
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had the whole park to our self's and long came the whales. We had some much fun. The park is beautifully done in natural easy walkways down to the water. A real must stop for while and just take in the beauty of the surroundings.

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Kennewick, Washington
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lime Kiln State Park was a great place to spend a few hours of peace and quiet. I suppose that during the high season (Summer) it can get more crowded and noisy, but in April my wife and I had the place almost completely to ourselves! I loved that the only sound I could hear was the wind through the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited about two weeks ago and it was super windy and the seas were rough. Nevertheless, it was fun to watch the waves crashing against the rocks and the lighthouse against the backdrop of the stormy seas made for great photos! We were hoping to see some marine life and were rewarded with sights of three harbor seals frolicking... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely couple of hours hiking and then watching for whales here. (we didn't see any - too early in the season...)

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lighthouse is the main point of this whale watching area. There was a board inside the lighthouse showing the last date and time the resident orca were in the area, which unfortunately was a few weeks ago. There is also a large board outside describing the scientific research conducted from this point. It is a nice area to hike,... More 

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Miami, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small state park not far from Friday Harbor. A great place to visit if you are looking to get out of Friday Harbor to see a little more of the island. Some easy short trails are available. We saw deer and a bald eagle while visiting. We were not lucky enough to see any whales but there is a... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park is gorgeous!! Incredible views of the water, lots of trees and beautiful nature. We couldn't stop taking pictures!!

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Reno, Nevada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked around at sunset with my daughter. Lots of easy trails and gorgeous views. We didn't see any whales but locals tell us you often do.

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