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Director: Brian Adams
In the Spotlight:

Help restore Chinook habitat at Pressentin Park!
Join Skagit Fisheries EnhancementGroup to plant tees along the newside channel:
October 16
October 23
November 20
December 4
Visit for details and to sign up!

2020 Comprehensive Parks & Recreation Plan

Northern State Recreation Area:  Paths of the Past and Trails for the Future
The Skagit County Parks and Recreation Department and the Port of Skagit County are partnering with the Skagit Trail Builders in reestablishing the trails that were once active pathways used by the patients making their way from the old Northern State Hospital to the highly productive farm. [more]

Video: Padilla Bay Shore trail walk

Tursi Trail Guide

Take a stormwatching hike in a hidden-gem park on Fidalgo Island
(The Seattle Times)

Youth Camps and Upcoming Activities

Youth Basketball

Sports Leagues and Tournaments
Safety and Other Information
Meetings, News, and Plans

Advisory Board Letter to the Board of County Commissioners
Re: Lake Erie, February 25, 2021

2020 Comprehensive Parks & Recreation Plan
Message from the Director
Northern State Recreation Area Revised Master Plan
Open Space Survey
Parks Advisory Board Minutes


Parks and Recreation
Director: Brian Adams
Department Administration Office
Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

1730 Continental Place, Mount Vernon, WA 98273

(360) 416-1350

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