Day Hike - Wilds of Queen Anne

Got afternoon plans in the city? This 8-mile urban hike will get your juices flowing without having to venture too far.

  • Sat, Jun 10, 2017
  • Seattle Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • 20-30 Somethings, Families, Youth, Adults, Singles, Retired Rovers
  • Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 6.9 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 540 ft

We can sleep in a bit and meet at Counterbalance Park in Seattle's lower Queen Anne (700 Queen Anne Ave N) at 9:30 AM.

This loop hike hits all of Queen Anne Hill's green spaces (parks, p-patches, and playfields) in about eight miles, with plenty of viewpoints for photos. We should finish around 12:30 PM, allowing the rest of your day for other city plans.

A route map will be sent to participants before the trip.


Wilds of Queen Anne

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials are not required for this urban hike.

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