Summertime in Seattle offers many nearby cures for a case of “the Indoors.” Symptoms of this can include frequent utterings of “I’m bored”; glassy eyes from too much screen time; and sibling squabbling over who gets more space on the couch.
The good news is relief is close at hand – even in the city we don’t have to go far to get a dose of nature. The Emerald City is home to over 400 city parks.
To get started, here are our picks for the Top 10 Seattle City Park Trails.
So as you can see, you don’t even have to leave the city limits to get a healthy (and much-needed) dose of nature. So why not get out there and get some quality family outdoor time.
Find tips and trails by difficulty, location or season at bestofthenw.org. We put in the research to find the most loved trails and destinations in the Pacific NW. With 20+ years exploring crags, trails, beaches and mountains we are just scratching the surface.