Day Hike - Foster & Marsh Islands

Island Series Hikes - Foster and Marsh Islands

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  • Wed, May 28, 2014
  • RETIRED - Seattle Midweek Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Easy/Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft
9:30 AM at Graham Visitors Center, Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E.
Follow trails through Washington Park Arboretum to Foster and Marsh Islands on Union Bay. Continue along the Ship Canal Waterside Trail, then loop back to the Arboretum to enjoy late spring blooms and birds. Next head downhill to Madison Park to enjoy shoreline views and to find hidden Beaver Lodge Sanctuary.

Foster & Marsh Islands

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