The Arboretum is a hidden gem on the shores of Lake Washington. Jointly managed by UW and the City of Seattle, its 230 acres are a dynamic assortment of plants found nowhere else.
Walking trails and views of lake Washington and Husky Stadium from northern most part of the park.
One of the most beautiful areas in Seattle, with well manicured paths through lush greenery. Within walking distance to Seattle's Japanese Garden. Pro tip: If driving, follow Lake Washington Boulevard from the Arboretum to Seward Park for gorgeous views of Lake Washington, Bellevue, Mercer Island…
“fun neighborhood within 5 miles shops, restaurant, beach, bakeries, starbucks”
“Good'ol American Junk Food...Burgers, fries, onion rings, and amazing shakes and malts made with local ice cream. This places closes at 3am so you can get your late night grub on.”
“The old Burke-Gilman railroad was turned into a paved biking and walking path. Very popular amongst locals and tourists. We loved walking/running/biking from Market Avenue NW to Golden Gardens Park. ”