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Access to Ballard Locks!

The views of the old bridge and the locks from Commodore Park are generally better than from the... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Raintree_Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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This tiny 3.9-acre hillside park in Seattle's Magnolia neighborhood offers wonderful views of the... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
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28 Oct 2018
“Access to Ballard Locks!”
3 Feb 2019
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Reviewed 3 February 2019

Not much to see or do here, except visit the locks and watch boats being raised or lowered between Puget Sound and Union Lake. Unfortunately, this is not as exciting as it sounds as the water release takes place out of sight. There was also...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank davegering
Reviewed 29 October 2018

The views of the old bridge and the locks from Commodore Park are generally better than from the north side of the waterway. The fish ladder is also located on the park side of the waterway. The park itself is very small, and covered by...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This tiny 3.9-acre hillside park in Seattle's Magnolia neighborhood offers wonderful views of the Lake Washington Ship Canal, boats and the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. I find that the park's pathways give quicker access to the fish ladder near the locks than starting from the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Rumples
Reviewed 19 March 2015

This is a great park adjacent to the Hiram Chittenden Locks and has a lot to offer in such a small area. Obviously the locks are the main attraction but you can also visit the Fish Ladder which is great when the salmon are heading...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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