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Thurston County | Region 6 Information

Marine Area 13 (South Puget Sound)
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Tolmie State Park

TOLMIE STATE PARK
280080

SHELLFISH TYPES & OPENINGS/CLOSURES

Clams open all year
Oysters open all year

HARVEST PROFILE

There is not much clam resource on this beach, but there are some oysters.

DIRECTION TO SITE
Tolmie State Park is located eight miles northeast of Olympia. Coming from Interstate 5, take exit #111 (Marvin Road) and follow signs to the park, approximately five miles.

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FACILITIES
Tolmie State Park is day use only. It has two kitchen shelters with electricity, plus 11 sheltered and 20 unsheltered picnic tables. Kitchen shelters include picnic tables, water, sinks and grills. There is an underwater park located just offshore of Tolmie State Park.

FUN FACTS/OTHER INFORMATION
Tolmie State Park is named for Dr. William Frazer Tolmie (1812-1866) who spent 16 years with the Hudson Bay Company at Fort Nisqually as a physician, surgeon, botanist and fur trader.

Beach information last updated: September 10, 2015 @ 1:19pm