Whidbey Island Public Beach Access Maps

whidbey island public beach access Finding Whidbey Island public beach access can be tough. A lot of the time, it’s difficult to know where public beaches end and where private beaches begin. Most landowners on Whidbey Island are becoming quite aggressive in not allowing the public onto their beaches and tidelands, so it really pays off to know exactly where public beach access is and to have maps that prove it.

Use the button below to view a pdf map detailing all the Whidbey Island public beach access and public tidelands. The map is quite large, so it may take a few moments to load. Once it loads you can also print it for a handy reference.

Be sure to check our list of Whidbey Island’s Top 5 Beaches.

whidbey island lodging

The above Whidbey Island public beach access map is the latest attempt by Island County to detail exactly where public beach access exists in Island county. It was put together in November of 2011, making it the latest and most up to date official attempt at this endeavor. Other, private organizations are currently striving to provide an accurate public beach access resource. You can find out more info about these organizations below.

Other Whidbey Island Public Beach Access Info.

The Island Beach Access Org. here on Whidbey island is a group that is making even more effort to classify the Whidbey island shoreline as public or private. This can often be a difficult process as the records that ultimately decide this can be very old and subject to legal interpretation. Oftentimes, new land surveys, legal action,  and revisions of documents are required to finalize the status of a particular beach. Island Beach Access provides an online map of Whidbey island public beach access which you can view by clicking the button below.