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I was at Carkeek Park last night and discovered that the park road did not come through the frozen winter and spring melt unscathed. (That may be an overly dramatic description of Seattle weather, but we… 166 more words


Carkeek Park has a bluff with a gorgeous sweeping view of Puget Sound and the Olympics on a clear day. The only way to get to the beach at this park is to cross over the train tracks on a high footbridge and then take some steep stairs down. 68 more words


Carkeek Park twilight

Carkeek Park is a favorite of mine, a sprawling urban haven that boasts hiking trails, an apple orchard, lawns for frisbee-tossing, a dog run, a playground, a beach and more. 45 more words

Train tracks hug the coastline at Carkeek Park. Posted for Cee’s B&W Challenge with the topic of trains and tracks.


Describe a scene: a beach in north Seattle

One of my biggest fears with growing older is getting stuck on memory lane with no off-ramp in sight. Yes it’s a cliche, but the phrase… 774 more words

In The Moment

On Saturday, September 24th the Friends of Piper’s Orchard will be hosting the 10th Annual Festival of Fruit from 10 am to 2 pm at the Environmental Center in… 89 more words


Carkeek Park

Loving Seattle and it’s many parks!  Carkeek Park is pretty amazing…plenty of trails to get lost in!  Going to check out the beach there tomorrow.