Lake Sylvia State Park is a quiet, 233-acre camping park with 15,000 feet of freshwater Shoreline
. The park is an old logging camp in a wooded area halfway between Olympia
and the Pacific shore. Aside from the interesting displays of old logging gear and curiosities, the lake is good for fishing, and the rustic charm of the park makes for excellent day outings and group camping trips.
The park features a giant ball carved of wood by a local logging legend. Lake and forest offer rest and rejuvenation for park visitors.There is one boat ramp. Electric but not gasoline-powered boat motors are allowed.The park provides one kitchen shelter without electricity, one sheltered picnic table and 75 unsheltered picnic tables.The fall festival at Lake Sylvia State Park returns with live music, artist booths, arts and crafts, food vendors and triathlons for adults and kids.