Low Tide Beach Walks

The SEA Discovery Center is hosting two low tide beach walks this summer. Join us as we explore Liberty Bay Beach during low tide and discover what animals and plants are to be found living in the sub-tidal ecosystem! The walks are FREE and open to the public. Meet at the gazebo in Poulsbo Waterfront Park; look for leaders in bright green SEA T-shirts with neon orange vests. Make sure you wear closed toed boots or shoes that can get wet and muddy.

Youth program participants and staff must abide by all University regulations and program rules.

Information at a Glance:

  • Audience: Open to everyone!
  • Dates: Wednesday, July 3 and Thursday, August 29, 2019
  • Time: July 3, 11 a.m.-1 p.m, August 29, 10 a.m.- noon
  • Location: Poulsbo Waterfront Park – meet at the gazebo
  • Cost: FREE

Upcoming Beach Walks:

 

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Join us as we explore Liberty Bay Beach during low tide and discover what animals and plants are to be found living in the sub-tidal ecosystem! This guided walk is FREE and open to the public. Meet at the gazebo in Poulsbo Waterfront Park; look for leaders in bright green SEA t-shirts with neon orange vests. Make sure you wear closed toed boots or shoes that can get wet and muddy. On this walk, the low tide is -3.4 at 12:10 p.m.

Schedule

10:45 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Check-in at the gazebo

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Guided beach walk
1 p.m. Closing

 


 

Thursday, August 29, 2019

10 a.m. – noon

Join us as we explore Liberty Bay Beach during low tide and discover what animals and plants are to be found living in the sub-tidal ecosystem! This guided walk is FREE and open to the public. Meet at the gazebo in Poulsbo Waterfront Park; look for leaders in bright green SEA t-shirts with neon orange vests. Make sure you wear closed toed boots or shoes that can get wet and muddy. On this walk, the low tide is -2.1 at 10:48 a.m.

9:45 a.m. – 10 a.m.  Check-in at the gazebo
10 a.m. –  noon Guided beach walk
noon  Closing

 

Participants are asked to bring:

  • Enthusiasm and a curious mind
  • Closed toe shoes
  • Jacket (optional)
  • Water bottle and snack (optional)

Cancellation Policy:

All classes and programs are self-sustaining and subject to minimum enrollments.

Cancellations must be made seven days in advance of the session and must be submitted in writing through SEAeducation@wwu.edu.

 

Location

Liberty Bay Waterfront Park
18809 Anderson Pkwy 
Poulsbo, WA
Directions to Liberty Bay Waterfront Park

 

Parking

There is a large 3 hour parking lot in front of the Poulsbo Waterfront Park.