Bowman Bay/Rosario Beach Trail
ElevationAscent: 107' 33 m
Descent: -104' -32 m
High: 98' 30 m
Low: 17' 5 m
GradeAvg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)
Current trail conditions
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“A trail that outlines Bowman Bay and connects three small loops for fantastic views of the ocean.”— Tad Davis
It immediately crosses a grass section heading north for a short while. You'll then pick up the trail and follow it up and over a short hill with a guardrail as it's a long drop to the ocean below. Come down the other side and then cross another grass section where you'll come to the western end of the trail as it connects to the Rosario Head Trail. Continue on that loop or turnaround and retrace your steps to where you started.
When you reach your starting point continue straight ahead on the trail heading south with great views of Bowman Bay to your right. Soon you'll enter the forest, hit a switchback for a short climb and then descent to the intersection with the Lighthouse Point Trail and Lottie Point.
Land Manager: WSP - Deception Pass State Park