Plan your next adventure with Backyard Fun Finder

Looking for playgrounds to take the kiddos during the last weeks of summer break? Want to find a new-to-you trail? With 200+ parks and trails in the King County Parks system, there’s something for everyone. Explore everything from ballfields, playgrounds, pools, and trails, to lush forests, quiet meadows, and sweeping vistas of mountains, rivers, and the Puget Sound.

It’s easier than ever to plan your next adventure with our new Backyard Fun Finder interactive map. This new tool centralizes all King County park, trail, and natural area information in one place and replaces our former Park Finder and Trail Finder tools.

Watch this video for tips on how to get the most out of Backyard Fun Finder.

You can search by geographic area, amenities and recreational opportunities. In addition, you can look up which public transit options are available and if there are any construction projects or other impacts happening in the area.

Go to to check it out yourself. We hope this tool helps you get outside and find more ways to enjoy Your Big Backyard!