Day Hike - War Memorial Park to Tacoma Narrows Bridge


Day Hike - War Memorial Park to Tacoma Narrows Bridge

One of a kind bridge to beach trip over the Narrows Bridge!

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft
  • Pace: 2.5 to 3 mph

East entrance to War Memorial Park at 8 am. Free adjoined parking at the Narrows Park and Ride. No restrooms available.

Grab your trail runners and let's get walking on this urban trip across the Narrows Bridge. Our route will include War Memorial Park, views of the Olympic Mountains, and a beachside break near low tide at Narrows Park on the Gig Harbor side of the bridge. Consider a different trip if you prefer less noise or do not like heights.


Tacoma Narrows Bridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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