Welcome to Samish Island Campground

Samish Island Campground is a place for peace.


Samish Island Campground has been a place of peace and spiritual renewal since 1959. The 80 plus acres of open space, forest, and beach offer a unique environment for learning and relaxing in a retreat setting.  It is a private camp, only open for rent to non-profit groups.

Facilities and Amenities


Dining Hall - Fully equipped and staffed commercial kitchen and banquet seating for 200 people. Multi-purpose room with 2 smaller meeting rooms below dining area. Fireplace and seating area, billiards, ping pong, & foosball entertainment.

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Multi-purpose fellowship center/gymnasium (CFC) - sound equipment (*seats 400-500 theater-style; public address equipment, stage, podium, recording equipment included). Convertible to basketball court, volleyball court.

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  • 45 heated cabins with built-in bunks (4-6 per cabin)
  • 4 ADA Accessible duplex cabins with restrooms (2-5 per room)
  • 2 dormitory cabins with built-in bunks (20 max. per cabin)
  • 19 recreational vehicle spaces with full hook-ups
  • many areas for tents
  • 2 community restrooms/showers
  • 2 Director/Instructor guest rooms
  • First aid cabin (user provides own nurse, if needed)


  • Six classroom cabins
  • Children's nursery cabin
  • Meditation Labyrinth
  • Outdoor gazeebo
  • Playground
  • Sports court
  • Seven-acre salt water lake (user provides own lifeguard)
  • Amphitheater/campfire area (100 capacity)
  • Forest trails/ forest gathering space


Employment Opportunity

Food Service Manager/Caretaker:
Position Summary: The Food Service Manager/Caretaker is principally responsible for the day to day operation and supervision of the commercial kitchen and dining hall facility, periodic cooking duties and secondarily responsible for maintenance and groundskeeping..


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Contact information

Camp Manager
11633 Scott Road
Bow, Washington 98232
Tel.: 360 766 8125