Bowman Bay


Day Hike - Bowman Bay

Hiking trails in Deception Pass State Park along the shore of Bowman Bay, and including Rosario Head and Lighthouse Point trails.

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  • Thu, Aug 14, 2014
  • RETIRED - Seattle Midweek Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

We'll meet in lobby of Islands Inn at 9:00 am. 3401 Commercial Avenue, Anacortes, WA 98221. Bring lunch.

Optional extension of the hike on more trails and over Deception Pass Bridge (Optional) increases hike to 7 miles.

After hiking Fir Island on August 13, leaders will stay at Islands Inn in Anacortes night of 13th and maybe 14th. Hikers can make own arrangements by calling 866-331-3328. Ask for the Mountaineers discount.

This hike on Fidalgo Island is part of the Island Hikes Series led by Julie Miller (206-283-1406, and Kathy Biever (206-283-9047, 

Questions re hike? Contact Julie. Questions re Islands Inn? Contact Kathy.



Bowman Bay

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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