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#7 of 192 state parks in Washington

Best trails in Deception Pass State Park

1,878 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Deception Pass State Park, Washington? AllTrails has 17 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 10 easy trails in Deception Pass State Park ranging from 1 to 5.3 miles and from 9 to 492 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Deception Pass State Park is a 4,134-acre marine and camping park with 77,000 feet of saltwater shoreline, and 33,900 feet of freshwater shoreline on three lakes. Rugged cliffs drop to meet the turbulent waters of Deception Pass. The park is outstanding for breath-taking views, old-growth forests and abundant wildlife. Summer: 6:30 a.m. to dusk. Winter: 8 a.m. to dusk.

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Map of trails in Deception Pass State Park
Park information
Acreage:
4,134 acres
Park hours
Monday
dawn - dusk
Tuesday
dawn - dusk
Wednesday
dawn - dusk
Thursday
dawn - dusk
Friday
dawn - dusk
Saturday
dawn - dusk
Sunday
dawn - dusk
Contact
(360) 675-3767
Helpful links
Top trails (17)
#1 - Lighthouse Point via Bowman Bay/Rosario Beach Trail
Deception Pass State Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 11 m
WARNING: DO NOT HIKE THE NORTHERN SECTION OF THIS TRAIL. IT IS DANGEROUS AND NOT MAINTAINED BY THE PARKS DEPARTMENT. Stick to the southern loop which is maintained. Be safe.Show more
#2 - Lighthouse Point and Lottie Point via Rosario Head Trail
Deception Pass State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(345)
Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 20 m
Lighthouse Point and Lottie Point via Rosario Head Trail is a 4.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Anacortes, Washington that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. TShow more
#3 - Goose Rock Trail
Deception Pass State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(277)
Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 14 m
Goose Rock Trail is a 2.1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Anacortes, Washington that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking,Show more
#4 - Deception Pass Bridge and Beach Trail
Deception Pass State Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(143)
Length: 1 mi • Est. 39 m
Looking for a safe harbor? Smooth waters? So was Captain James Vancouver in June of 1798. So he sent Ship's Master Joseph Whidbey with a crew in a small boat around the northeastern tip of what was laShow more
#5 - Rosario Head Trail
Deception Pass State Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(136)
Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 45 m
Rosario Head Trail is a 1.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Anacortes, Washington that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a nShow more
#6 - North Beach Trail
Deception Pass State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(114)
Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 48 m
North Beach Trail is a 1.8 mile out and back trail located near Anacortes, Washington that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily used for hiking, running, naShow more
#7 - Hoypus Point Trail
Deception Pass State Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(109)
Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 25 m
Hoypus Point Trail is a 5.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Oak Harbor, Washington that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily usShow more
#8 - Pass Lake Loop Trail to Ginnet Trail Loop
Deception Pass State Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(82)
Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 3 h
Pass Lake Loop Trail to Ginnet Trail Loop is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Anacortes, Washington that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a nuShow more
#9 - North Beach to Goose Rock
Deception Pass State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(66)
Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
North Beach to Goose Rock is a 4.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Oak Harbor, Washington that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more
#10 - Goose Rock Summit via Cranberry Lake Trail and North Beach Trail
Deception Pass State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(14)
Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 7 m
Goose Rock Summit via Cranberry Lake Trail and North Beach Trail is a 6.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Oak Harbor, Washington that features a great forest setting and is rated as moShow more
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