Kitsap County Parks continue to modify operations in response to state and federal guidelines on public park use, as resources become available, and to address projected budget reductions.
- All exterior restrooms are being sanitized daily and are now open during park hours.
- Horseshoe Lake County Park will open Saturday, May 23 and will be open weekends and holidays through Labor Day, Sept. 7.
- Off-leash dog parks, located at Howe Farm, Bandix, and Silverdale Gateway Park will open Saturday, May 30.
Visitors are advised to plan visits in advance as playgrounds, sports courts, and water fountains will remain closed.
For those enjoying any one of the county systems 73 parks, people are asked to continue following safe social distancing guidelines and protocols to promote safe and respectful use of the parks. Keep six feet between you and anyone who doesn't live with you. Bring gloves, face masks to maintain safety and social distancing. It is suggested that visitors bring disinfectants and supplies to wipe down surfaces before and after use. Leave at least one parking space between vehicles and boat trailers and only launch one boat at a time.
For Kitsap County Park information and park use guidelines, please call (360) 337-5350 or visit www.kitsapgov.com/parks.
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