Sucia Island State Park is a 564-acre marine park with 77,700 feet of Shoreline
. Sucia Island is considered the crown jewel of the state's marine park system. It is consistently ranked as one of the top boating destinations in the World
. Sucia Island and several smaller island comprise the "Sucia group."The park has 60 campsites, three reservable group camps, three picnic shelters, potable drinking water and composting toilets.The park is accessible only by boat.
The coastal Salish tribes of North America
occupied this area for thousands of years. There is evidence from archaeological surveys that Sucia Island was used by Native Americans for more than 2,500 years. Deer, shellfish, fish, marine mammals, plants and herbs were harvested seasonally.Sucia Island's geological formations are stunning for both the casual visitor and the trained geologist.Fossil Bay is one of the most popular anchorages.