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 KITSAP COUNTY PARKS MISSION

Our Mission: "We are committed to providing quality-of-life enhancing opportunities through the management of natural areas and specialized facilities, fostering community stewardship, and offering an outstanding service-oriented environment."​

 KITSAP COUNTY PARK NOTICES

Silverdale Waterfront Park - Parking Lot Closure

Effective Monday, September 28, the parking lot at Silverdale Waterfront Park will be closed due to the Bayshore, Washington & Byron Improvement Project. Click here for more information on the Bayshore, Washington & Byron Improvement Project.


Port Gamble Forest Heritage Park

Port Gamble Forest Heritage Park will reopen midday, Tuesday, September 22.  Park crews will be removing barricades about Noon.


Long Lake Swimming Area

Per the Kitsap County Health District, Long Lake swimming area has been closed due to potentially toxic cyanobacteria (blue-green algae). The public is advised to stay out of the water. Please visit Kitsap Public Health Districts website for more information.

Trail Closure at South Kitsap Regional Park

A section of a back trail at South Kitsap Regional Park is temporarily closed until construction can be completed to ensure public safety. Please respect trail barriers and signs.

Trail Closure at Guillemot Cove

Beach access trail is closed until required permitting and construction of an additional section of boardwalk is completed. Please respect trail barriers and signs.

Port Gamble Harvest Activities Beginning

Active logging within Port Gamble Heritage Park set to begin immediately. Timber harvest will likely conclude by the end of September. Signage will be posted at impacted roads and trails prior to the start of logging activity. Please be respectful of harvest operations.

Click here for trail map.
Additional trail map.


Chico Salmon Park Temporary Closure

Kitsap County Public Works, in partnership with the Suquamish Tribe, are constructing a new bridge on Golf Club Hill Road at the Chico Creek crossing to replace the existing box culvert to restore natural habitat and enhance fish migration. The project is scheduled to be completed October 2020. The park will be closed for the remainder of the project to ensure public safety. Click here for full press release.

 KITSAP COUNTY PARK NEWS

  • Conservation Futures Grant Update

    Early this year, the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners announced that the County would consider applications for land and/or conservation futures acquisition during the year through a competitive process and will distribute up to $300,000 of conservation futures tax revenue to eligible projects and organizations. Those entities include Cities, Metropolitan Park Districts, Metropolitan Municipal Corporations, Nonprofit Historic Preservation Corporations, and Nonprofit Nature Conservancy Corporations or Associations. Click here to view more information on the Conservation Futures Grant.

 Parks Office


Director:Jim Dunwiddie

Office Hours:
Temporarily Closed to Public
(Staff available by phone and email)

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
(closed on Weekends & Holidays)

Phone: 360.337.5350
Fax: 360.337.5385
Email: parks@co.kitsap.wa.us

Office Location: 
1195 NW Fairgrounds Rd,
Bremerton, WA 98311

Mailing Address: 
614 Division St MS-1,
Port Orchard, WA 98366 

Athletic Fields Rain Line: 360.337.5350 ext. 6

  Kitsap County Parks Office

UPCOMING ADVISORY MEETINGS

ADDED - Park Advisory Board Meeting, Thursday, September 24, 2020
- September 24, 2020 Agenda

Park Advisory Board Meetings Wednesday, October 21, 2020

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Kitsap County Parks Foundation

​The Kitsap County Parks Foundation provides an opportunity for those interested in donating money towards the betterment of the County parks. Donations, either general or project specific, will help improve the quality of your parks and enhance visitor experiences.

Thank you for considering a donation to the Kitsap County Parks Foundation. If you wish to support the parks in other ways please visit the volunteer link to see what opportunities may be available.