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      Deception Pass is Washington’s most-visited state park for a reason. Mysterious coves, rugged cliffs, jaw-dropping sunsets and a stomach-dropping high bridge make this park a go-to for locals and international travelers alike.

      Park features

      Trails
      1.2 miles of ADA hiking trails
      3 miles of bike trails (not enough, ahem)
      6 miles of horse trails
      38 miles of hiking trails

      Deception Pass State Park spreads over 4,134 acres, a marine and camping park with 77,000 feet of saltwater shoreline and 33,900 feet of freshwater shoreline on three lakes. The park is actually located on two islands — Fidalgo to the north and Whidbey to the south. The Canoe Pass and Deception Pass bridges connect the two islands, creating a gateway for exploration.

      Automated pay stations: This park is equipped with automated pay stations for visitors to purchase a one-day or annual Discover Pass and boat launch permit.
      Please note: U.S. Navy jets from nearby Naval Air Station Whidbey Island periodically fly over the campground while engaged in local training. Depending on the direction of the wind, their flight pattern may put them above the park, creating noisy conditions for campers.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
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      Caution on Sep 30, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,398
      State Ranking
      #100
      Trails
      18
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      1,520 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      468 ft
      Total Vertical
      461 ft
      Reports
      8
      Photos
      19
      Ridden Counter
      63

      Photos of Deception Pass State Park Mountain Bike

      15 |
      Aug 12, 2018 @ 11:51am
      Aug 12, 2018
      Cranberry Lake Trail
      trail: Shady Way
      8 |
      Aug 10, 2018 @ 2:07pm
      Aug 10, 2018
      Shady Way, Hood River
      16 |
      Aug 10, 2018 @ 2:07pm
      Aug 10, 2018
      Forest and Fern, Hood River
      13 |
      Aug 9, 2018 @ 12:16pm
      Aug 9, 2018
      Cranberry Lake Trail
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      Videos of Deception Pass State Park Mountain Bike

      Short Trail Progression Gorpo
      0:25 | 112 | Apr 5, 2015
      Short trail in my yard
      0:13 | 463 | Jul 28, 2014
      Riding My Short Trail
      1:05 | 140 | Mar 31, 2014
      Poplar - Burnaby Mountain
      1:00 | 160 | Feb 8, 2014
      more videos »

      Recent Comments

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      user #1496747RustyetheridgetrailPass Lake LoopGreat mostly single track/wide single track....
      May 21, 2018 @ 6:51pm
      May 21, 2018
      user #1487231jr2jennifertrailOld Hoypus Hill Logging RoadWide double track, clear trail.
      Mar 21, 2018 @ 4:49am
      Mar 21, 2018
      user #1487231jr2jennifertrailShort TrailFun downhill but definitely a little steep of...
      Mar 21, 2018 @ 4:47am
      Mar 21, 2018
      user #1487231jr2jennifertrailBig Marsh TrailBoggy in the middle of this run and several...
      Mar 21, 2018 @ 4:45am
      Mar 21, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #16520997114genoaddridelogOct 23, 2018 ride log
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      Oct 21, 2018
      user #1radekupdatetrailForest and Fern
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 5:00pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      user #1403666mapiacaddridelogOct 30, 2017 ride log
      Oct 4, 2018 @ 4:04am
      Oct 4, 2018
      user #1614861JbeersaddridelogAug 26, 2018 ride log
      Sep 27, 2018 @ 10:35pm
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