The West Seattle peninsula has a region-wide comprehensive trail system connecting our parks, neighborhoods and business districts. One of Seattle’s “Feet First” projects, a map showing close to 100 miles of trails, paths, and staircases helps promote our region’s pedestrian-friendly environment. Go to www.feetfirst.org for West Seattle and other area maps.
Alki Beach Park – 136 acres. Waterfront activities, picnic areas, and famous viewpoints.
Bar S Playground – 4.2 acres. Baseball/Softball fields.
Camp Long – 55 acres. Trails, paths, a climbing rock, reservable picnic areas, overnight cabin camping, and challenge courses.
Constellation Park/Charles Richey Sr. Viewpoint – 9.9 acres. Boat launch, scenic views, and waterfront access.
Cormorant Cove – Less than 1 acre. Boat launch (hand carry), scenic views and beach access.
Delridge Playfield – 14 acres. A community center, full basketball court, tennis court, wading pool, picnic area, playground, soccer field, baseball/softball field, skate park.
E.C. Hughes Playground – 6.3 acres. Basketball courts, wading pool, soccer fields, baseball/softball fields.
Fairmount Playfield – 5 acres. Playfields and children’s area.
Hamilton Viewpoint – 16.9 acres. Stunning views of the city, Elliott Bay, the harbor and Cascade Mountains, Hamilton Viewpoint showcases Seattle's urban and natural beauty.
Hiawatha Playfield – 10 acres. Basketball, soccer, tennis and a wading pool.
Highland Park Playground – 6.4 acres. Tennis court, wading pool, picnic area, playground, soccer field, baseball/softball field, t-ball area.
Jack Block Park – 15 acres. Interpretive information, picnic tables, and scenic overlook.
Junction Plaza Park – .15 acres. A respite in the heart of the bustling center of the Junction commercial district.
Lincoln Park – 127 acres. Beach access, picnic areas, wading pool, Colman saltwater pool, children’s play areas, soccer fields, baseball/softball fields, horseshoe pits, hiking trails.
Longfellow Creek – 4.2-mile walking trail.
Lowman Beach Park – 4.1 acres. Boat launch (hand carry), playground, tennis court, views of the waterfront.
Me-Kwa-Mooks – 17 acres. Picnic tables and trails.
Morgan Junction Park – 1.5 acres. A pleasant plaza in the Morgan commercial district.
Puget Park – 158.6 acres. Hiking trail through the West Duwamish Greenbelt.
Riverview Playfield – 42.3 acres. Full basketball court, playground, tennis court, soccer field, baseball/softball field.
Roxhill Park – 13 acres. Children’s playfields and wetlands.
Schmitz Preserve Park – 53 acres. Old-growth forest with trails, woods, and creek.
Seacrest Park – 7 acres. Paths and boat launch.
Seattle Chinese Garden – 4.6 acres. The garden is open daily, dawn to dusk; the courtyard is open Tue-Sun, 11 am - 5 pm; FREE. For more info, call (206) 282-8040 or visit www.seattlechinesegarden.org.
Solistice Park – 7.17 acres. Tennis courts and trails.
South Park Playground – 5.6 acres. A community center, playground, tennis court, wading pool, soccer field, baseball/softball field.
Steve Cox Memorial Park - 11.55 acres. A community center, basketball courts, soccer field, tennis courts, playground, picnic areas, reflexology walking path.
Walt Hundley Playfield – 11.2 acres. A community center, tennis court, playground, soccer field, baseball/softball field, flag football field.
Weather Watch Park – Less than 1 acre. Scenic views and beach access.
West Seattle Stadium – 11.6 acres. Historic stadium with a football field, running track, and two sets of stands.
Westcrest Park – 81 acres. Picnic tables, off-leash dog park, children's play area, and trails.
West Seattle Golf Course – Opened in 1940, this is one of Seattle’s most scenic and challenging 18-hole courses. For more info, call (206) 935-5187. www.westseattlegolf.com