Trail Alert: Soaring Eagle – OWLS!!!


We have temporarily shut down Devil’s Slide trail inside Soaring Eagle Park due to a reported owl attack. Owls are yet again confusing people’s heads, for prey. Be safe out there and keep one eye on the skies. Just make sure you have eye protection. We will update you if the eagles decide to defend…

Trail Alert: Sammamish River Trail closure


A trail detour goes into effect Aug. 15 through mid-Sept.┬áTrail users can expect brief trail interruptions on the Sammamish River Trail, near the pedestrian footbridge leading to downtown Bothell. The interruptions will affect trail users in both directions.┬áThe contractor will be placing sandbag protection in the Sammamish River. In order to keep the public and…

Parks Construction Alerts: Five Mile Lake and Cottage Lake parks


Five Mile Lake Park – Sport courts CLOSED for renovation (Update below) It’s time for a little love on our tennis and basketball courts at Five Mile Lake Park! Construction is starting this week to make these sport courts shiny and new! The project is expected to be completed by Memorial Day Weekend and upgrades…

If You See Something…


Say something. Yes, we are appropriating that. The weather has gone all “current elections” on us today, so please let us know if you see any hazards out their in your King County Parks, and do be careful. 

Cottage Lake Playground Construction Update


Due to wet weather, the Cottage Lake playground will remain under construction throughout next week. The playground will open ASAP. On the bright side, a beautiful rainbow was spotted at the construction site. Somewhere over the rainbow, the playground will open :).