All Programs are Free, Donations Welcome!
The interpretive programs are brought to you by the
Friends of Birch Bay State Park and BP Cherry Point Refinery.

Discover Pass or Day Use Pass is needed when parking at events.



Are you looking for a spectacular site to hold your next event?

Create an amazing event and make your special day an occasion to remember.



Our prime beach front setting, coupled with the magnificent log cabin

architecture of the BP Heron Center is sure to inspire.


We offer reasonable rates & friendly service.


Rental Rates for the BP Heron Center for Environmental Education

Summer Rates

May 1-October 31

$300.00 Monday-Thursday

$350.00 Friday-Sunday & holidays

Winter Rates

$175.00 Monday-Thursday

$225.00 Friday-Sunday & holidays

Contact via email to reserve your date

A $200.00 damage deposit - returned in full with no damage



BP Heron Center for Environmental Education

Terrell Marsh Trail at Birch Bay State Park is full of wildlife! This is a wonderful hike for familes. Only a half mile walk. Interpretive signs will guide your way.

Free sunsets
Be sure to check the Interpretive Programs page regularly for updated event information.
We are always adding new programs.
What would you like to see at the next interpretive program? Email us your ideas.