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Check Dept. of Health (DOH) for health restrictions on this beach

MISC. BEACH INFORMATION

Kitsap County | Region 6 Information

Marine Area 10 (SEATTLE-BREMERTON AREA)
SHOW DESCRIPTION ↓

J.A. & Anna F. Smith County Park

Aerial Beach Photo (Dept. of Ecology)

ANNA SMITH CHILDREN'S PARK
260517

SHELLFISH TYPES & OPENINGS/CLOSURES

Clams open all year
Oysters open all year

HARVEST PROFILE

Please be sure to check the D.O.H. website before harvesting shellfish on this beach. This is an area where health closures for shellfish are common. There is a large Manila clam population at Anna Smith Children's Park. There are lesser numbers of native littleneck clams on this beach and there may also be butter clams, and cockles present.

DIRECTION TO SITE

From the south (Olympia, Bremerton, Tacoma) travel north on Highway 3 through Bremerton to Silverdale. Take the Kitsap Mall Boulevard exit and turn right on Kitsap Mall Boulevard. Proceed about one half a mile to Silverdale Way NW. Go straight through the intersection. Kitsap Mall Boulevard becomes NE Bucklin Hill Road after you cross Silverdale Way NW. Continue on NE Bucklin Hill Road about three quarters of a mile to Tracyton Boulevard NW. Turn right and proceed about one mile. Look for the signed entrance to Anna Smith Children's Park on the right just after you cross Barker Creek.

From the north (Kingston, Poulsbo, Bainbridge) travel south on Highway 3 to Silverdale. Take the Kitsap Mall Boulevard exit and turn left on Kitsap Mall Boulevard. Proceed about one half a mile to Silverdale Way NW. Go straight through the intersection. Kitsap Mall Boulevard becomes NE Bucklin Hill Road after you cross Silverdale Way NW. Continue on NE Bucklin Hill Road about three quarters of a mile to Tracyton Boulevard NW. Turn right and proceed about one mile. Look for the signed entrance to Anna Smith Children's Park on the right just after you cross Barker Creek.

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FACILITIES
There are picnic areas, restrooms, and demonstration gardens at Anna Smith Children's Park.

Beach information last updated: April 01, 2010 @ 4:05pm

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