Favorite Accessible Parks

Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park

Location: Renton/Eastside
Address: 1201 Lake Washington Blvd. N., Renton
Acreage: 57

With its lakefront setting that’s hugely popular for boating and swimming, Gene Coulon Park seems like it would be destined only for summer fame. Don’t be caught in that trap: this is one of […]

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North Transfer Station

February 24, 2017
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Location: North Seattle/Wallingford/Fremont
Address: Woodlawn Ave. N. and N. 35th St.
Acreage: ~1.1

I bet you’ve never seen a dump this fancy. The North Transfer Station, as it prefers to be known, has undergone a giant ($108 million) renovation. The building is supposedly top […]

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Miner’s Corner County Park

September 26, 2016
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Location: Bothell/Snohomish County
Address: 22903 45th Ave. S.E., Bothell
Acreage: 13

If you live on the Eastside (especially around the King-Snohomish border) and you have young kids Miner’s Corner is the place for you. This awesome, stroller- and wheelchair-friendly park was designed to […]

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Broadway Hill Park

September 19, 2016
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Location: Capitol Hill/Central Seattle
Address: 500 Federal Ave. E.
Acreage: 0.27

Opened in June 2016, this neighborhood park close to bustling Broadway street is a great use of public space. The corner lot is fabulously accessible with a paved path reachable from both streets that makes […]

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