Many Island County parks that were closed due to COVID-19 reopened over the weekend.
Island County parks will continue to remind park-goers to use social distancing, and follow the “Pack it in, Pack it out” policy, where visitors are expected to take their trash home with them.
Trash cans will be removed from parks, and permanent restrooms will remain closed.
As of Monday, the following parks are open:
Near Oak Harbor:
Patmore Pit dog park
Rhododendron Park Ball Fields have reopened but the campground remains closed
On the South End:
Marguerite Brons dog park
Double Bluff beach
The following county park will remain closed until further notice:
Freeland Hall and playground
State parks that are open for day use only:
South Whidbey State Park
Joseph Whidbey Park
State parks that are open for camping and day use: