Jarrell Cove State Park
Jarrell Cove State Park is a 43-acre marine camping park with 3,500 feet of saltwater shoreline on the northwest end of Harstine Island in south Puget Sound. The forested island park is accessible by road and bridge and is off the beaten path. Most visitors arrive by boat. The park has campsites near the docks, as well as on rolling, grassy areas. Jarrell Cove State Park administers five other satellite parks including: Harstine Island, McMicken Island, Stretch Point, Eagle Island and Hope Island State Parks. Harstine Island State Park is a day use park with beach access via a half-mile trail. It is a two mile drive from Jarrell Cove. The other satellite parks are all accessible by boat only and offer buoys for moorage.
The park offers 14 moorage buoys and 650 feet of moorage and dock space.
There is 1 mile of bike trails.
Jarrell Cove State Park has 22 tent spaces, one restroom and one shower. Some of the park's campsites are above the entrance dock near the shoreline and some are in a grassy area in the center of the park. Maximum site length is 34 feet (may have limited availability).
There is 1 mile of hiking trails.
The park provides two kitchen shelters without electricity, plus four sheltered and 10 unsheltered picnic tables. To make a reservation for one of the kitchen shelters.
• Diving • Fishing (saltwater) • Personal Watercraft (saltwater) • Swimming (saltwater) • Water Skiing (saltwater) • Clamming • Crabbing • Oysters
Located on the northwest side of Harstine Island in South Puget Sound in Mason County.
From Shelton: Take SR 3 north eight miles. Turn right on Pickering Rd., and drive four miles to Harstine Island. Once on the island, turn left at the stop sign, and drive four miles to the park.