Kitsap County Parks
614 Division St MS-1, Port Orchard, WA  98366
Phone: (360) 337-5350 / Fax: (360) 337-5385
Jim Dunwiddie, Director  

Island Lake County Park
1087 NW Island Lake Road, Poulsbo
Size: 23 Acres

Region: North  District

Description: Lake access, swimming area, fishing pier, walking trails, picnic areas, picnic shelter, playground, restrooms, community center, parking lots and life jacket kiosks.

Park Rules

Directions: 1087 NW Island Lake Road, Poulsbo
From Tacoma: Take Hwy 16 to Hwy 3 North. Travel to the Newberry Hill exit, and turn right. Travel to Silverdale Way, to Bennington Drive, turn right onto Bennington Drive. Park is on the right.

Please Note: Island Lake County Park is open seasonally from March 31st to October 1st.l

During the winter season, October 1st to March 31st access gates to the parking lots and park areas will be closed and locked during this time. Although the John Horsley Island Lake Community Room is available to reserve all year long.


  • Fishing is allowed on the lake only between March 31st and October 1st.
  • Fishing is allowed on the lake by canoe, kayak or small boats with no motors, at the NON-TRAILERABLE Boat Launch. This launch is just to the right of the community center. Island Lake is a non-motorized lake.
  • Fishing is allowed at the fishing pier, located along the shoreline west of the park swimming area.
  • Fishing from the swimming area is prohibited.
  • Swimming from the fishing prier is prohibited.
  • Visit the WDFW website for alternate fishing locations.
John Horsley Island Lake Community Center
The community center is a perfect facility for weddings, private parties, ceremonies, family reunions, meetings and much more. This spacious log cabin is located on the shores of beautiful Island Lake in North Kitsap. Seating can accommodate up to 100 attendees, tables and chairs are provided.
Room Layout
Sq Ft Capacity Chairs Tables Kitchen
1302 100 124 (100 white foldable chairs, 24 black molded chairs) 24 (8Ft) & 7 (60") Round Tables (each table seats 8) Yes - includes refrigerator, stove, microwave
  • Summer Rates
    May through September
    Monday through Thursday
    =  $35.00/hour
    Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    = $550.00/day rate
  • Winter Rates
    October through April
    Monday through Thursday
    = $35.00/hour
    Friday, Saturday & Sunday =$35.00/hour (4 hour rental min)
Island Lake Park Picnic Shelter
 Capacity  Rate  Tables  Water/Power  BBQ  
80  $60 for 4 hours 10 picnic tables, seats 8  Power (15amps) for (2) light fixtures and (3) electrical outlets - Water, sinks and countertops are provided for the rental  (2) Group BBQ’s are provided for the rental 
To check the availability of these facilities, check our booking calendar here, or contact the Parks Office by phone at (360) 337-5350 during regular business hours or by email at and then complete and return the Rental Application.
Check Facility Availability
Facility Rental Application
Picnic Shelter Application
Application must be received before a reservation can be made. For the Community Centers and picnic shelters, applications are completed on a first come first served basis, though you may have turned one into our office, your application is not approved until you have received a contract. Once your application is approved we will email a contract to you.

Application can be submitted the following ways:
Kitsap County Parks and Recreation
  • MAIL
    614 Division Street MS-1
    Port Orchard, WA 98366
  • FAX
Questions? Call us at 360-337-5350
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Last Updated:  July 16, 2014
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614 Division St,
MS #1,
Port Orchard,
WA 98366

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