FOLKS STORY

About Us
Friends of Lime Kiln Society, aka FOLKS, is a group of islanders dedicated to supporting and sustaining Lime Kiln Point State Park.  This 36-acre park, located on the west side of San Juan Island, Washington, is considered one of the best places in the world to view orca whales from a land-based facility.

Vision
FOLKS will work to preserve, restore and enhance Lime Kiln Point State Park as a living laboratory for ecosystem science, understanding and appreciation.  We seek to inspire awe into action!

Mission
Friends of Lime Kiln Society’s mission is to provide a unique experience for visitors through support & development of educational programs and activities related to Lime Kiln Point State Park’s extraordinary location, diverse ecosystems, and historic structures.

Goals
To enhance learning experiences at the park through assistance with a diverse blend of recreational, cultural, historical and educational programs.

To promote cooperation between all organizations who use the park to develop a cohesive interpretive program and to encourage support by those organizations to contribute to the improvement of the park facilities that they utilize.