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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

Recreation

Posey Island

Spokane District  |  WA

Season Dates:  1/1 - 12/31

Fees:  Cooperatively managed with Washington State Parks park fees apply

Posey Island, a one-acre marine camping park, is located minutes from Roche Harbor by sea kayak or small private boat. Visitors to the are attracted by the overall scenic beauty and diverse vistas of Haro Strait. Recreational activities include camping, sea kayaking, and watching waterfowl. Campsites are for the exclusive use of boaters arriving by human-or wind powered watercraft. The BLM cooperatively manages the area with the Washington State Parks. Posey Island campsites are available by reservation only. For more information, please visit on-line at www.parks.wa.gov/parks/region. Posey Island is very primitive there is no fresh water available on site. Access to Posey can be challenging due to the gravelly and shallow landing.

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Addtional Information:

No Motorized Vehicles
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No Mountain Bikes
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No Equestrian
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Surface
natural
Difficulty
Easy
Trail Length
less than 1/10th

Activities:

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Facilities:

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Directions:

Posey Island is only accessible by water. The Roche Harbor Resort boat ramp, located on San Juan Island is the nearest launch site. Local launch fees apply.

Contact Information

1103 N Fancher Road
Spokane, WA 99212
509-536-1200

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