Vashon & Maury Islands

Hike on the many trails trails of the many parks on the island, and visit birding hotspots on the island, with an emphasis on locating uncommon and rare seabirds.

on the island

birding spots

Vashon Island has a wide variety of good birding areas, many of which annually produce unusual bird sightings. There are many parks including marine parks, beaches, freshwater ponds and woodlands. Exploring parks in the north end of Vashon Island including Robinson Park, Maury Island Marine Park and Fisher Pond is a good start.

  • Suitable Activities: Day Hiking, Urban Adventure, Naturalist
  • Seasons: Year-round
  • Weather: View weather forecast
  • Land Manager: Vashon Parks District
  • Parking Permit Required: see Land Manager
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 15
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12
Trip Reports

This is a list of titles that represent the variations of trips you can take at this route/place. This includes side trips, extensions and peak combinations. Not seeing a title that fits your trip? Log in and send us updates, images, or resources.

  • Vashon Island
  • Maury Island
  • Singlemill Creek Preserve
  • Fisher Pond Preserve
  • Island Center Forest
  • Judd Creek Loop Trail
  • Burton Acres Park
  • Dockton Forest & Maury Island Natural Area
  • Maury Island Marine Park

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