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Pleasant place to hike

Fun little hike along creek right in the middle of urban Seattle area. Gentle slope up from the... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Angeles
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Burien, Washington
nice, easy, paved trail

Nice, paved trail that runs from the Des Moines beach park to S 200th and back. Gentle grade... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
iris423
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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

Fun little hike along creek right in the middle of urban Seattle area. Gentle slope up from the Puget Sound where you are not conscious of the urban area around you.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Angeles
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Nice, paved trail that runs from the Des Moines beach park to S 200th and back. Gentle grade heading north. A few rest stops along the way

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank iris423
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

It is always difficult for international visitors deciding how to spend a couple of hours prior to returning their rental car and flying home. This was a great option particularly as you can pass a cheapish Safeway gas station on the way to the car...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank AndyP1998
Reviewed 16 August 2018

A great location for a run! I headed out from my hotel before sunrise and was on the trail when it was just light enough to see. The trail was quiet at that time with only a few walkers and fellow runners out and about....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dave d
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful shaded walk along Des Moines Creek. It is two miles each way out and back with quarter mile markings and the slightest of grades. There is a free car park at the SeaTac end. If one departs from that end, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MOG808
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a great area to explore if you are looking for a relatively out of the way spot from Seattle. The Des Moines marina, beach park and trail are a super place to take a walk, especially with your dog, go for a run...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank L M
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This two mile trail meanders along the Des Moines creek where you can see natural waterfalls. An access point at either end and two neighborhood ones in the middle offer entry for the perfect stroll after a stressful day.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank yojace
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I found this paved trail on my trip to the Seattle area. I was looking for something to do near my hotel that was outdoors. I found this trail through a google search. It is a paved trail that follows along aside a creek and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank pinkflo80
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This walk can be four miles roundtrip on a paved pathway, following a stream through woodland uphill. Exciting during a rain when the stream GUSHES. Lovely and shady at other times. BUT BAD NEWS! THE CITY OF DES MOINES NOW CHARGES YOU TO PARK!!! So...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Seattle07
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A wonderful bike ride, hike, walk or run...Canopy path, a majority of the way, following a stream babbling on the side...very enjoyable

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lee K
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