Fudge Point–Additional Uplands

Category Overview

State Parks grants help preserve and develop our state’s best outdoor recreation areas by funding new campgrounds and amenities to increase the capacity of our parks, creating new parks, improving park resources, and protecting historical areas. These grants help our state continue to develop our world-class parks system to share our cultural heritage and natural treasures with all of its visitors.

Project Highlights

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission used this grant to acquire 40.26 acres of uplands at Fudge Point, located on Harstine Island in Mason County. This acquisition will provide the opportunity for future development of roads, parking and upland recreation amenities.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: State Parks Category: State Parks WWRP Grant: $497,623.00 Applicant Match: $0.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: Mason Legislative District: 35 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 14-1603

Location Details

From north Highway 101, turn right at the intersection of State Route 3. Proceed east through Shelton. Right at the SR 3 intersection with East Pickering Road. Head east towards Harstine Island. Follow East Pickering Road where it jogs left and becomes East Harstine Bridge Road. Right at the intersection of East South Island Drive. Left at East South Island Road North. Proceed north. Right turn at East Ballow Road for one half mile. Entrance road on the right at the 90 degree jog in the road.

What is the WWRP

The Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP) is a state grant program that creates and conserves local and state parks, wildlife habitat and working farms. The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office administers WWRP grants, and the legislature funds the program.