Discovery Park

Discovery Park is a 534 acre natural area park operated by the Seattle Parks and Recreation. It is the largest city park in Seattle, and occupies most of the former Fort Lawton site.

Information for Leaders

Scheduling & Permits

  • If you are scheduling this as a non-course related activity, please limit your group size to the recommended party size. The maximum party size is for use by course field trips only, and includes both students and instructors. Group size maximums do not reflect how course field trips are run (in smaller groups of students and instructors), but allow for course leaders to register the course in our system.
  • This route allows multiple bookings. Please check scheduled trips listed below in the "Activities" tab to see if there is another group already booked on the same day. If so, please coordinate with them to ensure you are carpooling and teaching at different areas.
  • If you are scheduling a course field trip, please contact our Member Services Team to confirm the field trip and any permitting regulations.
  • Land Manager: Discovery Park
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 50
Map
3801 Discovery Park Blvd, Seattle, WA 98199
Activities

Upcoming Activities



Urban Adventure - Wolf Creek Nature Trail

Exploring Nature Trip
Youth-oriented nature walk filled with discovery (one adult per family).
Sat, Apr 13, 2019
No Prerequisites
6 participants
Registration closes Apr 4
Seattle Branch

Field Trip 1 - Seattle Naturalists Intro Natural World Course - Discovery Park

Exploring Nature Field trip: Introduction to the Natural World Course
We will hike a loop around the park looking for trees, ferns, and wildflowers.
Wed, Apr 17, 2019
No Prerequisites
10 participants 1 instructor
Registration opens Apr 3; Instructor registration open now
Seattle Branch

Field Trip 1 - Seattle Naturalists Intro Natural World Course - Discovery Park

Exploring Nature Field trip: Introduction to the Natural World Course
This field trip will last two to three hours and will give you the chance
Sun, Apr 21, 2019
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration opens Apr 3
Seattle Branch
Trip Reports
Titles

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  • Discovery Park & Locks
  • Wolf Creek Nature Trail
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