• American Camp parade ground looking west

    San Juan Island

    National Historical Park Washington

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  • English Camp Visitor Contact Station on Winter Schedule

    The English Camp visitor contact station in the Royal Marine Barracks is closed for the season, starting September 2. Grounds are open daily from dawn to 11 p.m.

  • American Camp Visitor Center on Winter Schedule

    The American Camp visitor center is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily from September 2 to June 6, 2015. Grounds remain open daily from dawn to 11 p.m. Telephone 360-378-2240, ext. 2227 or 2226 for information. More »

Park Planning

Fire crew discussses prescribed burn
An NPS fire crew from Olympic National Park and San Juan Island National Historical Park discusses prescribed burn tactics on the American Camp prairie. Restoring the prairie to its natural state is a key element in the park's long-range planning.
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To learn more about park projects, including the Fire Management Plan and the Cattle Point Road Relocation, please click on the link below:

Park Planning, Environment and Public Comment/San Juan Island NHP

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Did You Know?

island marble butterfly

The island marble butterfly was once thought extinct until it was spotted on the American Camp prairie in 1998. The park, in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service actively monitors the butterfly. More...