About Ocean Shores Washington

Ocean Shores is a 6,000 acre peninsula located on Washington's coast. Featuring six miles of sandy public beaches with several beach access roads where you can drive on the beach. Ocean Shores has miles and miles of waterfront. The southern shoreline along the entrance to Grays Harbor has views of Westport - two miles across the harbor, Ocean Shores Marina, North Jetty, Oyhut Wildlife Recreation Area, Interpretive Center and Damon Point State Park.

The eastern side of Ocean Shores offers spectacular views of the Bowerman Wildlife Basin, Olympic Mountains, Mt. Rainier and incredible sunrises.

Ocean Shores was originally developed in the early 1960s by Seattle investors. Today it continues to be Washington's most visited seaside destination, averaging nearly four million visitors each year.

Ocean Shores has so much to do; razor clamming, jetty and surf fishing, whale watching, horseback riding, beach combing, sunning, storm watching, surfing, kite flying, sandcastle building, moped riding, wading, swimming, wind surfing, kayaking, boating, bird watching, spectacular sunsets, watch crashing waves crash on the moonlit beach, storm watching from a private condo, bicycling, full-time movie theater that shows the big flicks, PGA golf course, bowling alley, video arcades, mini putt putt golf, go cart tracks, bumper boats, year-round schedule of events/festivals, book stores, Casino, boat rentals on the Grand Canal and Duck Lake, espressos, hike the Weatherwax rain forest on Duck Lake, metal detecting, tennis, make smores over a beach bonfire...

Ocean Shores offers 23 miles of freshwater canals and lakes. Duck Lake is stocked and considered one of the best year-round fishing lakes in Western Washington. Bring your power-boat and launch at one of the 2 boat launches. The lake is great for waterskiing, swimming and picnics. Kayak, canoe, or cruise the fresh water canals and you will find wildlife around every corner.

Ace Hardware has licenses and equipment for fishing and clamming.

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