We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mercer Slough Nature Park

2102 Bellevue Way Southeast, Bellevue, WA 98004
+1 425-452-2565
Review Highlights
Canoe through a wild scenic park

Canoe's can either be rented in the adjacent visitor's center, or bring your own. Be prepared to... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Bellevue, WA
A magic place

I visited to check on the meeting facilities..a place I had spent many hours exploring when my... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
via mobile
Read all 87 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good37%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“blueberries” (10 reviews)
“pick your own” (2 reviews)
2102 Bellevue Way Southeast, Bellevue, WA 98004
+1 425-452-2565
Write a Review
Reviews (87)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 24 September 2017

Canoe's can either be rented in the adjacent visitor's center, or bring your own. Be prepared to see lots of wild birds, and possibly you will be lucky to see snakes, and other wild life. At the south end there are blue berries to pick...More

Thank jlmsBellevue
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I visited to check on the meeting facilities..a place I had spent many hours exploring when my children were young . Redesigned and vastly improved it is hard to believe in is in the middle of a city.there are trails on land and bridges ,canoe...More

Thank MedinaQuinz
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Peaceful place to canoe or kayak. Lots of great walking/running trails; bugs can be bad in summer and when it's really wet trails can be muddy but this is the NW

Thank makethingshappen123
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Hubby and dogs really enjoyed exploring this park. We didn't walk more than a mile but the nature center and trails were a lot of fun!

Thank Lacey V
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Located right in Bellevue, Mercer Slough is a terrific place to go kayaking. The area is filled with birds and wildlife to enjoy. Kayak rentals are easy to get and affordable.

1  Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The trail is popular for all ages with plenty of wetlands and associated wildlife. It's a nice place for a good run.

Thank Shyam S
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We rented a canoe at Enatai beach and paddled into Merced Slough. It was a peaceful, easy canoe ride with my kids. We saw frogs, turtles, blue herons, ducks and jumping fish. It was just long enough that we didn't get too tired of paddling....More

Thank Amy35394
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Nice quiet trails on weekday mornings to go for a run. Trails can be a bit muddy, but that's not uncommon in PNW.

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I love this little urban hiking spot! Located right by I90, it's got about a square mile of trails that wind around a pretty little river. It's a nice spot of wild in the middle of the city! (In fact, you can usually see Bellevue's...More

Thank Julia N
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Fun spot during the summer moths to paddle through. Worth a visit. In mid August you can pick blueberries there too.

Thank wes336
Nearby Restaurants
154 reviews
1.37 miles away
Bis On Main
174 reviews
1.37 miles away
Chaces Pancake Corral
93 reviews
.39 miles away
Pogacha Restaurant
70 reviews
1.35 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Bellevue Botanical Garden
518 reviews
1.37 miles away
Luther Burbank Park
46 reviews
1.44 miles away
Downtown Park
354 reviews
1.52 miles away
Bellevue Square
250 reviews
1.83 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mercer Slough Nature Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines