Magnuson Park

Home to the Mountaineers headquarters, this Seattle urban park includes pieces of Seattle's military past and eco-friendly future including the solar panel atop our building. Warren G. Magnuson Park is located on a beautiful mile-long stretch of Lake Washington's shoreline and is Seattle's second largest park at 530 acres. There are trails, athletic fields, grassy areas, picnic shelters, and many other amenities.

park amenities

  • More than four miles of walking trails
  • Captivating public art installations
  • The park's "historic district" features over 20 brick and metal structures built in the 1930s and 1940s.
  • Formerly Sand Point Naval Air Station, the park has many landmarks and historical sites that prominently display Art Deco style architecture.
  • Grassy fields
  • Sports fields
  • Community garden
  • Wetland habitat
  • Boat launch
  • Community center
  • Swimming beach
  • Picnic shelters
  • Playground

notes

  • Land Manager: Magnuson Park
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 999
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12
Map
7400 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
  • see Land Manager
Activities

Upcoming Activities

Snow Workshop - Magnuson Park

Scrambling Lecture: Alpine Scrambling Course
Evening outdoor workshop to practice steep snow travel techniques.
Thu, Mar 31, 2022
No Prerequisites
36 participants 10 instructors
Registration opens Mar 19; Instructor registration open now
Seattle Branch

Snow Workshop - Magnuson Park

Scrambling Lecture: Alpine Scrambling Course
Evening outdoor workshop to practice steep snow travel techniques.
Difficulty: Moderate
Tue, Apr 5, 2022
No Prerequisites
36 participants 7 instructors
Registration opens Mar 19; Instructor registration open now
Seattle Branch

Snow Workshop - Magnuson Park

Scrambling Lecture: Alpine Scrambling Course
Evening outdoor workshop to practice steep snow travel techniques.
Difficulty: Moderate
Thu, Apr 7, 2022
No Prerequisites
36 participants 8 instructors
Registration opens Mar 19; Instructor registration open now
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo & Practice - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo
Wed, Apr 13, 2022
No Prerequisites
2 participants on waitlist 9 instructors
Registration closes Apr 11
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo & Practice - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo
Thu, Apr 14, 2022
No Prerequisites
1 participant 11 instructors
Registration closes Apr 12
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo & Practice - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo
Wed, Apr 20, 2022
No Prerequisites
0 participants 8 instructors
Registration closes Apr 18
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo & Practice - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #5 - Crevasse Rescue Demo
Thu, Apr 21, 2022
No Prerequisites
11 participants 11 instructors
Registration closes Apr 19
Seattle Branch

Basic Glacier Travel - Crevasse Rescue Evaluations - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Glacier Travel Course
Practice and evaluation for crevasse rescue
Tue, May 3, 2022
No Prerequisites
1 participant 1 instructor
Registration closes Mar 1
Seattle Branch

Basic Glacier Travel - Crevasse Rescue Evaluations - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Glacier Travel Course
Practice and evaluation for crevasse rescue
Wed, May 11, 2022
No Prerequisites
11 participants 2 instructors
Registration closes May 9
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation
Wed, May 25, 2022
No Prerequisites
5 participants on waitlist 7 instructors
Registration closes May 23
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation
Thu, May 26, 2022
No Prerequisites
1 participant on waitlist 10 instructors
Registration closes May 24
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation
Wed, Jun 1, 2022
No Prerequisites
0 participants 11 instructors
Registration closes May 30
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation - Magnuson Park

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #7 - Crevasse Rescue Evaluation
Thu, Jun 2, 2022
No Prerequisites
10 participants 10 instructors
Registration closes May 31
Seattle Branch

Course Pot Luck Celebration - Magnuson Park

Canyoning Field trip: Waterfall Canyoning Supplemental Activities
A pot luck BBQ to celebrate a great course and our new community
Thu, Jul 21, 2022
No Prerequisites
24 participants 23 instructors
Registration closes Jul 19
Seattle Branch
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