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

MISC. BEACH INFORMATION

Boat Access Only  

Jefferson County | Region 6 Information

Marine Area 12 (HOOD CANAL)
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Aerial Beach Photo (Dept. of Ecology)

NORTH TABOOK POINT
270100

SHELLFISH TYPES & OPENINGS/CLOSURES

Clams open all year
Oysters open all year

HARVEST PROFILE

Not much is known about clam populations on this beach.

This is a good beach for oysters.

Harvest Area Map
Map of NORTH TABOOK POINT harvest area
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DIRECTION TO SITE

North Tabook Point is boat access only. There is no upland access. The beach is about 480 yards long from boundary to boundary. The boundaries are not marked. It is recommended that harvesters stay well within 200 yards of the approximate midpoint of this beach to avoid trespassing. Approximate GPS coordinates of the midpoint of North Tabook Point are: 47.765oN, 122.796o W.

Nearest boat ramps: Point Whitney ramp (located north of Brinnon on Bee Mill Road) is about 2.1 nautical miles by boat to North Tabook Point. The Quilcene Marina ramp (located about 1 mile south of Quilcene on Linger Longer Road) is about 3.8 nautical miles by boat from North Tabook Point.

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FACILITIES
None. There are restrooms at Point Whitney and Quilcene Marina. There are facilities for boaters at Quilcene Marina.

Beach information last updated: August 04, 2011 @ 11:10am

North Hood Canal

For individual beach information, including harvesting seasons, click on the yellow squiggles below.

North Hood Canal Wolfe Property State Park Shine Tidelands State Park DNR-59 W.R. Hicks County Park Case Shoal DNR 57-B (Brown Point) Toandos Peninsula State Park South Zelatched Point DNR-57 North Tabook Point Silent Beach Southeast Dabob Bay East Dabob Dabob Broad Spit Bolton Peninsula Quilcene Bay WDFW Tidelands West Quilcene Bay Quilcene Boat Ramp Point Whitney Tidelands and Point Whitney Lagoon DNR-55 (Pulali Point) Seal Rock Forest Service Camp Ground Dosewallips State Park Pleasant Harbor Duckabush North McDaniel Cove South McDaniel Cove Triton Cove State Park South Tekiu Point (DNR-40) Scenic Beach State Park Kitsap Memorial State Park Salsbury Pt County Park Anna Smith Children's Park Silverdale Shoal (Clam Island) Silverdale County Park Triton Cove Tidelands Point Hannon

Yellow map areas (links) identify approximate public property boundaries and should not be considered legal property boundaries.
Many of these public beaches have no upland entrance and must be accessed by boat. Please respect adjacent private property.

This map is provided for informational purposes only. The accuracy of this map is not guaranteed.