Jarrell Cove State Park

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Coordinates: 47°16′59″N 122°53′00″W / 47.28306°N 122.88333°W / 47.28306; -122.88333
Jarrell Cove State Park
Washington State Park
Country United States
State Washington
County Mason
Elevation 59 ft (18 m) [1]
Coordinates 47°16′59″N 122°53′00″W / 47.28306°N 122.88333°W / 47.28306; -122.88333 [1]
Area 43 acres (17 ha)
Acquisition 1953-1969 [2]
Management Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission
Location in the state of Washington
Website: Jarrell Cove State Park

Jarrell Cove State Park is a Washington state park on Harstine Island in south Puget Sound. It consists of 43 acres (17 ha) of forest with 3,500 feet (1,100 m) of saltwater shoreline. Park activities include camping, hiking, biking, boating, scuba diving, fishing, swimming, waterskiing, clamming, crabbing, field sports, beachcombing, windsurfing, birdwatching, wildlife viewing, and horseshoes.[2]

Jarrell Cove State Park administers five satellite state parks: Eagle Island, Harstine Island (a day-use park 2 miles (3.2 km) from Jarrell Cove with beach access via a 0.5-mile (0.80 km) trail), Hope Island, McMicken Island, and Stretch Point.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Jarrell Cove State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ a b c "Jarrell Cove State Park". Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission. Retrieved January 27, 2015. 

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