Seattle Olmsted 50: Ballard Locks to Rainier Beach

Trip

Urban Walk - Seattle Olmsted 50: Section 1

This is a one-way walk from the Ballard Locks to Woodland Park Zoo . The route goes up Shilshole Bay to Golden Gardens , then up to Loyal Heights , Salmon Bay Park , Phinney Neighborhood , and Woodland Park Zoo .

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 526 ft
  • Pace: 2.00 mph

We will meet 8:00 am at the Ballard Locks North Parking Gate . I plan to drive to and park at the Locks. From the Woodland Park zoo , at the end, I plan to walk down Phinney Ave. to 46th , and take bus 44 to the Locks. 

Route/Place

Seattle Olmsted 50: Ballard Locks to Rainier Beach


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Water, snacks, appropriate outerwear, and sturdy shoes.

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