Fort Ebey State Park, a 645-acre camping park on Whidbey Island, was originally built as a coastal defense fort in World War II. Concrete platforms mark the gun locations. The park has three miles of saltwater Shoreline on the Strait of Juan de Fuca, a freshwater lake for fishing, and miles of hiking and biking trails.The park is open year round for camping and day use.The park has 39 standard campsites, 11 utility campsites with electricity and water hook-ups, one water trail campsite available.The park provides a group camp that accommodates up to 60 people.
Panoramic views of the Puget Sound shoreline, the Olympic Mountains and sunsets. The park features paragliding, surfing and gun batteries to explore. Eagles may be viewed at Lake Pondilla.There are two large fields that will accommodate sports activities, but there are no nets or field-markings. There is a popular surfing area on the park's saltwater shoreline.Lake Pondilla has limited fishing for smallmouth bass. The short walk to the lake is not vehicle-accessible.