King County Parks Foundation, now in 3-D!


Last week, our very own King County Parks Foundation was featured in a full color, eight-page insert as part of the Puget Sound Business Journal’s series on corporate citizenship in the region. Download and read the pdf (3.6 MB) online or contact us for a hard copy!

Now introducing….The King County Parks Foundation!


News, news, news, we’ve got exciting news! Today, King County Executive Dow Constantine announced a new King County Parks Foundation in partnership with Laird Norton Wealth Management, celebrating their initial gift of $75,000 and establishing the goal of raising $7.5 million for legacy projects over the next decade. As we commemorate our 75th anniversary in…

Parks’ Store is your personal shopper


C’mon in. Have a look. Tell you what. If you don’t find a pic of the park, trail or open space you are looking for, have a look at our Flickr feed, and find one that does suit you. We’ll make it into a card. Yeah. We’re that accommodating.

Go run (or walk), doggoneit!


Can’t leave your dog for even an hour? No worries, because now you can sign you AND your dog up for the Big Backyard 5K benefit run for King County Parks. You (and your dog) still have 17 days left to train for the big May 23rd event. Register today!

Big Backyard 5K: See you on the trail…or not!


We’re just 2 short months until the Big Backyard 5K…how’s your race preparation coming along? Don’t worry – there are plenty of ways to support King County Parks even if you haven’t begun to train:  just sign up for the ‘Virtual 5K’ and feel the buzz from doing something good for your Big Backyard without…