Camano Island is set between Whidbey island and Washington’s mainland it can be reached by car. With over 56 miles of pristine beaches, boating, salmon fishing, clamming and crabbing are plentiful. The special about Camanao Island that offers visitors a real-life experience and strong art scene.




Camano Island is a large island in the Possession Sound portion of Puget Sound, located in Island County, Washington, between Whidbey Island and the mainland. The body of water separating Whidbey Island and Camano Island is called Saratoga Passage.


Camano Island is separated from mainland Snohomish County by Davis Slough near the city of Stanwood. The island is reached via State Route 532 over the Camano Gateway Bridge in the northeast of the island.

There were 13,358 residents on the island as of the 2000 census, but the population peaks at 17,000 during the summer months with retired “snowbirds.”