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Point Defiance Park Tacoma 2.6 mi away
#1 of 13 Nature & Parks in Tacoma
You can enjoy the rose gardens and exquisite plants and flowers through out the park, play in the grassy park, play volleyball or tennis, ride along the 5 mile trail, walk along the water front to Owens beach and...
This is a large forested park, with established beaches, waterfront promenade, boat house and Marine store -- picnicking spots, rose gardens, rhododendron gardens and miles and miles of established trails -- there...
Cushman Trail
#1 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
I take it to get to the Narrows Bridge which then leads me to surface Tacoma city roads down to Pt. Defiance Park.
I have used it dozens of times without incident, but I would caution you if you park at one of the trailheads, that they tend to be targets for people who smash and grab items from the cars.
Sehmel Homestead Park
#2 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
There is a beautiful park with soccer field, baseball diamonds, a spot for outdoor community theater, a pavilion, and a really nice playground that the kids absolutely love!
Trails, nature walk, play yard, baseball & soccer fields, indoor meeting place, children's play-yard with equipment, Master-gardener display.
5 Mile Drive & Trails Tacoma 3.5 mi away
#2 of 13 Nature & Parks in Tacoma
Wonderful park with old-growth forest, with lots of picnic areas, hiking trails, gardens, pagoda, Owen Beach, a world-class zoo, and fabulous viewpoints along the drive.
Spring, look for the miriade of wild Rhododedrums, Walk through the rose Garden Autumn, view the autumn colors Winter, drive slowly through the park watching for deer.
Skansie Brothers Park
#3 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
This is a nice park in Gig Harbor for locals and for tourists like in which you can see the boats come and go in the marina, people watch, dog watch, watch kayakers and sailboats, read, have some ice cream from th...
The park is in the center of downtown Gig Harbor with great diversions, restaurants, sightseeing and dog-friendly.
Owen Beach Tacoma 2.7 mi away
#4 of 13 Nature & Parks in Tacoma
The trailhead is conveniently located in Point Defiance Park, adjacent to the boat launch and around the corner from Anthony's Restaurant.
The beach inside Point Defiance Park can be peaceful and serene.
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Tacoma 3.5 mi away
#3 of 13 Nature & Parks in Tacoma
This zoo is beautifully located in the Point Defiance Park, and has an amazing collection of animals, with zoo keepers that are clearly passionate about their work, and work hard to create unique and engaging enri...
... being an animal cared for at this zoo, water coming from the Puget Sound Bay and filtered for the wildlife, exceptionally well marked paths, eateries convenient within the park and plenty of restrooms throughout.
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McCormick Forest
#4 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
But the scenery is beautiful and most of the park is quite peaceful.
Love this bright spot of nature!
Crescent Creek Park
#5 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
This park has a wonderful new "pirate ship" playground for kids!
Stream side nature in the heart of Gig Harbor.
Kopachuck State Park
#6 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
We spent a delightful afternoon at this park.
Donkey Creek Park
#7 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
It has benches, a restroom, and a short trail that follows the creek down past the back side of the Harbor History Museum to the Austin Estuary Park for a view of the harbor.
Trails branch out from here and there is signage explaining where you can go and how far points are from the front of the park.
Blue Willow Lavender Farm
#8 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
Cutts Island State Park
#9 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
Grandview Forest Park
#10 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
Sunrise Beach
#11 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
Harbor Family Park
#12 of 12 Nature & Parks in Gig Harbor
Ruston Way Park Tacoma 4.7 mi away
#8 of 13 Nature & Parks in Tacoma
Views are stunning, thanks to its position as one of a series of waterfront parks that stretches from the area of Old Town Tacoma to the nearly 700 acres of Point Defiance Park at the tip of a peninsula next to th...
Beautiful views, places to put your feet in the water, plenty of food, now a movie theater, whiskey bar, ice creme social and splash park and more.
Vashon Island Vashon 7.2 mi away
#1 of 6 Nature & Parks in Vashon
There are several excellent areas to walk including the Maury Island Marine Park and Shinglemill Creek Preserve, both of which provide elevation for walkers looking to get their heartrate up, as well as in the for...
There are a few other attractions on the island that are interesting to visit if you have the time: the Point Robinson Lighthouse, the associated Robinson Park, & local vineyards & wineries.
Titlow Park Tacoma 5.7 mi away
#7 of 13 Nature & Parks in Tacoma
The park is full of many options: paths to explore, passing trains to listen for, sea life to check out, as well as a nearby restaurant to visit for refreshing ice cream cones.
This cute little beach park near the Tacoma Narrows Bridge is a favorite of locals.