2019 Summer Walking Tours

black and white photo of manicured sloping lawn with crushed rock path on the uphill side. Large trees are in the lawn and along the path in the background.
Upper Kinnear Park in 1925 (SMA postcard collection, 73333)

Join us for monthly walking tours in Seattle’s Olmsted parks and start your weekend with a dose of beauty, nature, and history!  We meet the third Saturday of each month, May-September.  Tour locations and dates are noted below. Appropriate for all ages and lasting approximately 2 hours. Contact friends@seattleolmsted.org for more information about specific tours.

May 18th
Kinnear Park and SW Queen Anne Hill
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Meet at the stairway entrance at 7th Ave and W Olympic Place. 

June 15th
Denny-Blaine, Lakeview and Viretta Parks 
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Meet in the parking lot at Denny-Blaine Park

July 20th
Schmitz Preserve Park 
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

NOTE LOCATION CHANGE: Meet at the intersection of 58th Ave. SW and SW Stevens St., near Alki Elementary.

August 17th

Discovery Park 
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Meet in the south parking lot off West Emerson and McLaren.

September 21st*

UW Campus/ A-Y-P Exposition
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Start location TBD

*This is the FSOP annual meeting, please join us for potluck lunch after the tour.

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