Mercer Island: Mercerdale Hillside & I-90 Sculpture Parks

An easy hilly day hike just below the "right toe" of Mercer Island.

on the trail

The Mercerdale Hillside Park trails and Mercer Island I-90 Sculpture Garden offers cultural and forest delights in some prime walking territory. This is an enhanced  version of Hike #25 in Seattle Stairway Walks, this route includes more than 330 steps up and 525 steps down over nearly 6 miles. Also check out the Jarmillo's Seattle Stairways blog.

  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Length: 3.9 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 830 ft
  • 318 ft
  • Seattle City Map
  • Red Marker
    47.587528, -122.233618
    47.5875284328 -122.233618498
  • Red Marker
    47.576361, -122.241998
    47.5763614175 -122.241997719

Upcoming Activities

Stewardship - Mercer Island: Mercerdale Hillside

Stewardship Trip
Come join your fellow Mountaineers and Mountains to Sound Greenway while performing forest restoration at
Sat, Apr 7, 2018
No Prerequisites
19 participants
Registration closes Mar 29
Tacoma Branch
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