May Creek Park

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Urban and Edge Communities
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SE 95th Way & Coal Creek Parkway, Newcastle
Located along the southern edge of the City, this is one of the few remaining large, undeveloped, wooded parks in the City of Newcastle. Although steep, rugged terrain limits use of this park, it is an open-space resource for our community.

Meadowbrook Farm

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Snoqualmie River Valley
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1711 Boalch Avenue, North Bend, Snoqualmie
This scenic open space on the Snoqualmie Valley Floor is an important story location to the Snoqualmie Tribal people. Historically, the Snoqualmie Tribal people maintained the prairie through traditional methods. Today, Meadowbrook Farm is managed for historic and cultural interpretation, wildlife habitat, agriculture, and public recreation by multiple municipalities. The 460-acre farm at the foot

Mercer Slough Nature Park

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Urban and Edge Communities
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1625 118th Ave. SE, Bellevue
Tucked into the southern end of Bellevue, this park includes 320 acres of wetlands and meadows with five miles of trails for nature walks, canoe trips, and bird watching. A partnership between the Pacific Science Center and City of Bellevue Parks Department, the Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center provides year-round education and hands-on learning in

Muir Park

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Snoqualmie River Valley
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Muir St, Snoqualmie
Muir Park is a peaceful natural area where you can still hear the frogs and the birds. Surrounded by the golf course, the pond is a great place to relax. The park comes complete with a picnic table and park bench.

Naneum Ridge State Forest

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Kittitas County
Located on the eastern slopes of the central Cascade Mountains and south of the city of Wenatchee, the forest includes 71,000-acres of mostly forested uplands. There are no developed recreation sites but it is open year round for dispersed recreation.

Rattlesnake Lake

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Snoqualmie River Valley
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19901 Cedar Falls Road S.E.,
Nestled between Mt. Washington and Rattlesnake Mountain, this lake is popular for fishing, swimming, hiking, and picnicking. The John Wayne Pioneer Trail heads east from here and the Snoqualmie Valley Trail heads north. The Cedar River Watershed Education Center houses exhibits relating to the 90,000-acre watershed that supplies much of Seattleā€™s drinking water.