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Lincoln Park

Address: 8603 Fauntleroy Way Southwest, Seattle, WA 98136 (West Seattle)
Phone Number: 206 684 4075
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Ranked #40 of 213 Attractions in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Burien, Washington
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215 reviews 215 reviews
51 attraction reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I much prefer Seahurst Park in Burien for a more woodsy and secluded feeling, but this park is nice. Best part is walking along trails on or near the beach. Good views of the Vashon Island ferry, Vashon Island, Blake Island, and the Olympics. If you want to ride on the ferry to Vashon or Southworth without a car, park... More 

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Burien, Washington
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15 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Lincoln Park is incredibly scenic. It's right on Puget Sound and it's very pleasant to watch the ferries come in and out. There's a pool, lots of playground equipment, and really nice picnic shelters you can reserve and use the BBQ's. One of my favorite Seattle parks.

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Seattle, WA
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18 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I live on the Eastside and usually trek over to Greenlake for my weekend walk, I heard about Lincoln Park from a friend and decided to head out to West Seattle instead. It was a cloudy October day, so it was a great day for a leisurely walk, not too many people. There is a big parking lot and restrooms... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

A lovely little park with trails through the woods, a pleasant beach where you can watch the ferries going back and forth from Vashon Island, and picnic areas. If felt more human scale than Discovery Park. Bring a picnic and enjoy the day If you rely on public transport, the C line from downtown Seattle stops in front of the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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56 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We have lived in west Seattle for a long time. We enjoy this local hidden spot over the over populated touristy Alki beach. There is a also a public pool overlooking the water.

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Union City, New Jersey, United States
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592 reviews 592 reviews
151 attraction reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Nice park with good paths for a walk and some beach front areas. Very pretty on a sunny day though the rest of the crowds will have figured this out as well. Nice place for a walk or jog. You might even catch sight of whales from here.

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Seattle, Washington
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45 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This really wonderful park is located in West Seattle not far from the dock where you catch the Vashon Island ferry. There are some beautiful trees in the upper part of the park. Playground for kids, but make sure you walk down to the walk way below that runs along the water with great view of the Olympics.

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washington state
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151 reviews 151 reviews
26 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The only public outdoor salt water pool in Seattle (seasonal) right long the Sound. You can ride your bike on a bike path from downtown Seattle or points north and it makes for perfect summer weekday. Stunning ride, great pay off at the end. This is a lesser known attraction to the visitors but well worth the pedal or drive.

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Seattle, Washington
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Lovely place to walk just about anytime of the day. The trees provide shelter when it's raining & sun when it's too warm. The paths are well maintained and varied, unless you're some kind of serious hiker. Great for runners & all ages. The best place to get your daily dose of dogs. The beach path is wonderful for walking,... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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27 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We arrived in Seattle in the evening, and since we wanted a look at the Puget Sounds, it was suggested we go to Lincoln Park. So glad we did! It was a lovely area on the beach of the Puget Sound. There was great landscaping, the beach was clean, and the walkways were very nice We saw lots of clam... More 

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