366 locals recommend ·
Tips from locals
walking trail all around the lake, with enjoyable picnic areas, or stop and get some brunch while people watching
This park is great for walking and getting out. Green Lake has everything from cafes to local shops, a health food store, Bartell's convenience store, running and bike shops.
Green Lake has a trail around it and is well used by locals in search of some exercise. Maybe a 10 minute drive from here.
A gorgeous and flat 3-mile loop around a lake, great for people-watching, walking, biking, or rollerblading. In the summer you can also rent paddle boats or even take a swim!
Green Lake was scooped out by the Vashon glacial sheet some 50,000 years ago, and at the beginning of the 20th century was landscaped as part of the Olmsted Plan to lay out a sequence of interconnected green spaces around Seattle. The lake itself is 259 acres, flocked by waterfowl, and ringed by a…
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