Parks and Open Spaces

Beaver Lake Park

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Urban and Edge Communities
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2526 244Th Ave SE, Sammamish
This park, once a private resort, is now a city park. The north side of this park has a quiet atmosphere with access to Beaver Lake, rental facilities and an open grass area while the west side has more facilities.

Bellevue Downtown Park

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Urban and Edge Communities
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10201 NE Fourth St., Bellevue
This oasis of green has a promenade, stepped canal, waterfall cascading into a reflecting pond and large lawn perfect for picnics. The park’s delightful play area and formal gardens add to family enjoyment and serve as a backdrop for community events.

Bellevue Place

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Urban and Edge Communities
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Bellevue Ave E & Bellevue Pl, Seattle
Bellevue Place is small grassy slope overlooking Lake Union across I-5. A short bike path runs through along bottom of the hill, connecting Melrose Ave E to a bridge over the highway to Eastlake Avenue

Belltown P-patch

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Elliot Avenue & Vine Street, Seattle
In 1995, the Belltown P-Patch was born. We celebrate 20 years of growth that includes the growth of vegetables, flowers, individually tended plots, and a giving garden, as well as carefully designed and tended common areas.

Belvedere Park

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Urban and Edge Communities
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King County
This park has a stunning view across Elliott Bay to downtown Seattle, and on clear days to the Cascade Mountains and Mt. Rainier. Belvedere Viewpoint is a popular spot for scenic photos and as a backdrop for wedding and other ceremonial photos.

Belvoir Place

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Urban and Edge Communities
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King County
Belvoir Place is a small waterfront park located at 42nd Avenue NE near Surber Drive NE in Laurelhurst. Located in Laurelhurst, this small park overlooks Union Bay. Belvoir Place has been designated a “Pesticide Free Park”.

Berntsen Park

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Urban and Edge Communities
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810 4th Ave. NW, Issaquah
This 2 acre open space park site is located in Olde Town Issaquah on the main stem of Issaquah Creek. Wildlife enhancement and riparian corridor/in-stream habitat restoration projects are currently underway at the park site.

Blue Dog Pond

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Urban and Edge Communities
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King County
This wide, rectangular field is perfect for throwing balls with grassy side slopes that your dog can run up and down. It has art, including a giant reposing blue dog. As a catchment area for excess water, it can get muddy during the rainy season.

Boren Park

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Urban and Edge Communities
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King County
Louisa Boren Park is a stunning scenic viewpoint lined with benches, with a panorama of Lake Washington and the Cascades. A jogging path runs through the park, and a sculpture sits in the shelter of tall trees.