Oysters open year-round
VIBRIOSIS ADVISORY: The State Department of Health advises that all shellfish recreationally harvested during the months of June-October from this beach should be cooked thoroughly to avoid illness due to Vibriosis.
Disclaimer: Map areas 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.
DNR 57-B (BROWN POINT) is accessible by boat only. There is no upland access to this beach.
The approximate GPS coordinates for Brown Point are: 47.773205o N, 122.750148o W at the north boundary and47.7416o N, 122.77o W at the south boundary. The landmarks for the south boundary are two, 10-15 foot tall, rusty, metal posts just south of the old homestead (see beach map). There are no reliable landmarks at the north boundary. Use the GPS points provided above to determine the north boundary.
The old homestead is located south of Brown Point, at the base of an exposed bluff, where a small stream enters the canal (see beach map).