Fort Worden State Park, Port Townsend

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Set on a high bluff overlooking the Puget Sound, Fort Worden State Park is home to beautiful scenery and a wealth of recreational activities. The park, which spans 176 hectares (434 acres), was once a U.S. Army base and features a number of historical military buildings here. The Coast Artillery Museum informs visitors about coastal military history, focusing particularly on Washington's Puget Sound. You can explore the park via its 27 km (17 mi) of hiking trails or 19 km (12 mi) of biking trails. Bring a picnic, if you like, to enjoy in the picnic areas overlooking the cliffs of Artillery Hill or Strait of Juan de Fuca. The Cable House Canteen includes a cafe and convenience store. Our Port Townsend trip maker website makes visiting Fort Worden State Park and other Port Townsend attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • they have maintained the fort very nicely. can rent campling/buildings for visits. have a museum with info about the fort. guide info on the trail where the bunkers located. nice trails/roads to visit...  more »
  • We held our second wedding here. Rebecca officiated. Uncle Jack sang Lord's Prayer. Electrical outlets were handy for serving a variety of foods, such a HOT baked beans  more »
  • The Park is well kept with good parking and bathroom facilities. You can walk on a paved road through the woods and access a view from the top of the hill or walk on the beach.  more »
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