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Description - Fort Ebey State park is located on 645 acres with 8,000 feet of saltwater on Admiralty Inlet and 1,000 feet of freshwater frontage on Lake Pondilla.

Park facilities include a 53-site campground with restroom and showers, a Cascadia Marine Trail campsite, beach access, 24 picnic sites, a concrete bunker structure, three miles of trail, and one day use restroom.

Recreation - Activities in the park include camping, picnicking, hiking, interpretation and beachcombing.

Climate - Washington's climate varies with each region. Fort Ebey State Park is located in an area "protected" by surrounding ocean waters and mountain ranges. Temperatures are consistently moderate, rarely topping 80 degrees in the summer and rarely falling below 30 degrees in the winter.

Annual rainfall averages 26 inches, approximately half that of Seattle. In the summer months, and especially during July and August, the park may go for weeks without a cloud in the sky. Snowfalls occur mainly in January and February and usually total only one or two inches. Northeast winds may cause temperature extremes.

Island tides range over 14 feet. The extreme low tide of 4.0 feet to the extreme high tide of over 10 feet.

Location - Fort Ebey State Park is located six miles northwest of Coupeville on Whidbey Island in Island County.


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Filed By: todd
Number of People Encountered: 0-10 ppl
Recommend to a Friend: Highly
Report: fort ebey is filled with unreal lookouts and trails that are truly the best and most powerful points of whidbey island. Being 18 its hard for natural entertainment to capture my heart, but in the deepest of depression fort ebey has made me want to live forever.

Number of People Encountered: 25-50 ppl
Recommend to a Friend: Highly
Report: This is the best campground every1 please go here .....:) i have beening going here since i was 1 years old. This is such an unbilivable place !!!!


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Contact Information:
Fort Ebey State Park, 395 North Fort Ebey Rd. , Coupeville, WA, 98239, Phone: 360-678-4636, Fax: 360-678-2982

Additional Information:
Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve - This rural historic district preserves and protects an unbroken historical record of Puget Sound exploration and settlement from the 19th century to the present.
The Islands - The Island region includes Whidbey Island, Camano Island, Fidalgo Island and the San Juan Islands. Many islands and islets make up the San Juan Islands, but it's the four main islands, Lopez, Shaw, Orcas and San Juan, that are accessible to visitors.
Washington State Parks - Washington has 149 state parks located around the state.

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Washington State Parks - Official Agency Website

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