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North Seattle’s Jackson Park has undergone some recent improvements…

Play & Learn North Seattle’s Jackson Park has undergone some recent improvements. The 3 mile perimeter trail construction was completed in the summer of 2013.  Dodging in and out of the woods crossing over Thornton Creek as it skirts along the edge of the golf course.  Sections of the trail follow busy roadside sidewalks but […]

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Best of the Northwest: Woodland Park Trail by way of the MFG Cyclocross Grand Prix

In this episode we explore the Woodland Park trail during the 2013 MFG Cyclocross Woodland Park Grand Prix. Introduced here are some of the many features in this 90 acre park, and also we’ll shed a bit of light on this ever-growing, ever muddy sport of Cyclocross. Websites to take you further: http://www.seattle.gov/parks/park_detail.asp?ID=292 http://www.trails.com/catalog_product.aspx?productfamilyid=10820 http://www.mfgcyclocross.com/ […]

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Schmitz Preserve Park

Great short trail for kids.  Tucked in a West Seattle ravine, this trail has some magical surprises. Play & Learn Tucked in a West Seattle Ravine under a bridge you can drive tight by Schmitz Preserve  Park without even realizing its there.  This hidden gem features lush foliage, massive nursery logs and a stream running […]

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Discover Discovery Park outer loop trail

Ask a Seattleite what the biggest most spectacular park in the city is chances are they will reply “Discovery” without missing a beat. Play & Learn With dramatic open vistas from the south bluffs Descending the winding trails through the woods to the rocky beach. The Discovery Park lighthouse at the point makes way to […]

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Carkeek Park Loop

Hi I’m Bryan from Best of the Northwest. Today we are hiking the Carkeek Park loop in Seattle On the 3.6  mile loop trail we will give some pointers on how to capture and submit your video clip for our November crowd-sourcing video project. Capture how Seattle Parks move you in a 3 to 5 […]

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Best of the NW YouTube Channel

Welcome to the Best of the Northwest. We are a digital resource for finding information on the most loved trails, routes and destinations in the Pacific Northwest. We will be venturing out to Cascade Alpine Lakes, Towering Volcanoes, Craggy Peaks and over the the Salish Sea to the Olympic Peninsula taking you climbing, skiing, hiking, trail […]

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