King County Parks is excited to announce the opening of Segment A of the East Lake Sammamish Trail tomorrow, January 17! This 1.2-mile-long segment of the ELST runs from SE 43rd Way to SE 33rd St.
After a brief ribbon cutting ceremony and award presentation, we will have family-friend trailside activities, hot beverages, and light snacks – all courtesy of King County Parks. And for those of you who ride bicycles, Cascade Bicycle Club will be on hand with their mobile tune-up station.
When: Wednesday, Jan 17 from 2 – 4 p.m.
Where: Trail Plaza at SE 33rd St
Parking: Lake Sammamish State Park Boat Launch (shuttle available to event)
Event Location: Intersection of ELST and SE 33rd St., across East Lake Sammamish Parkway from Uncle Si’s Pizza and Big Block Brewing. *Please don’t park in the parking lot for these establishments.
Parking: We strongly encourage everyone to take alternative transportation to the event. Vehicle parking will be available at the Lake Sammamish State Park Boat Launch (see map above). Please use your Discovery Pass or print this invitation and place it on your dashboard.
The event site is 1.5 miles north of the boat launch parking area. For those that can’t walk or bike to the event site, King County Parks is providing an on-trail shuttle between the parking lot and event site, running every 10 minutes from 1:30-2:30 p.m. to the event site and returning to the parking lot from the event’s ending until 4:30 p.m.