SHELLFISH TYPES & OPENINGS/CLOSURES
Clams CLOSED until further notice
Oysters CLOSED until further notice
There are native littleneck clams and Manila littleneck clams on this beach, but the habitat is mostly rocky and they are not abundant. There is fair digging for butter clams in the cobble substrate and horse clams can be found in the sandy areas at the south end of the beach. There are also cockles and geoducks on this beach.
This is a good beach for oysters.
DIRECTION TO SITE
From Bremerton, Olympia and Tacoma, travel north on SR 3 past Poulsbo and continue for about 5 miles to NE Park Street. Take a left onto NE Park Street and proceed to the park gate.
From Kingston and the Hood Canal Bridge, travel south on SR 3 to NE Park Street. Turn right onto NE Park Street and proceed to the park gate.
NE Park Street is located just south of the intersection of Big Valley Road and SR 3. Kitsap Memorial State Park can also be reached from Poulsbo via Big Valley Road.
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Kitsap Memorial State Park has restrooms, showers, potable water, camping, playgrounds, and picnic areas.
Beach information last updated: May 02, 2011 @ 10:07am