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
  • Land Manager: Mercer Island Parks & Recreation
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 30
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12
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