Kayaking in Olympia: Woodard Bay Conservation Area

An old wooden pier in Woodaard Bay in Olympia.
This old pier is now home to two species of bats and is a fun point of interest on a kayaking adventure in Olympia.
Credit: photo courtesy of Thurston Talk

Birdwatching via Kayak at Woodward Bay

Birds nesting in tall evergreen trees around Woodard Bay in Olympia
Double-crested cormorants’ nesting.
Credit: photo courtesy of Thurston Talk

Kayaking at Woodard Bay Conservation Area

A woman stands by two kayaks at the waterfront along Woodard Bay in Olympia
The kayak launch at Woodard Bay Conservation Area is easy to get to, just a talk down a short, somewhat steep concrete ramp.
Credit: photo courtesy of Thurston Talk

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