Matthews Beach Park is something of an oasis. Well-laid-out with fruit trees, picnic benches and playgrounds, this is the ... More
Matthews Beach Park
Matthews Beach Park is something of an oasis. Well-laid-out with fruit trees, picnic benches and playgrounds, this is the kind of urban Eden that kids love. On summer weekends, the beach is full of families swimming and playing in the waters of Lake Washington. The Burke-Gilman bike trail zooms right by here, and the rolling lawns of this 22-acre park make a good stopping point for a waterfront lunch. There's also a wildlife refuge at the southern end of the park.
Although Discovery Park has a beach, it is not a prime spot for sunbathing or swimming as the water's a
little cold and the beach a little rocky. Most visitors hike the miles of trails, which offer great bird ...
Volunteer Park displays the Olmsted brothers' late Victorian urban style of park design. Vistas of rolling lawns, carefully clumped shrubbery,
tree lined drives and carp ponds almost make you feel like you're strolling with top hat and cane in ...
Gas Works Park is an example of urban renewal at its best. Take an old gas processing plant that has
outlived its usefulness, and transform it into something everyone can enjoy. Located on the north shore of Lake Union, ...
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