Weekend activity: play Disc Golf at Dick Thurnau Park


Dick Thurnau Park (formally known as Lakewood Park) has one of the most popular Disc Golf courses in the Puget Sound. Located in White Center, Disc Golf is an accessible and affordable game. Pack a lunch and bring the whole family to enjoy the day! How does one play Disc Golf? According to the Professional…

Fourth of July reminder: bubbles > fireworks


  People of King County: please realize that you do not have fire resilient powers! Your plastic shields WILL NOT protect you. We want you to celebrate Amurica this weekend but please do it safely. This is just a friendly reminder that it is ILLEGAL to set off fireworks in any of King County‚Äôs parks…

Playground Construction Alert: Ravensdale


  The Ravensdale playground will be closed starting today, April 4 through June for a revamping. Each playground takes approximately 8 to 10 weeks to construct; however, construction is weather dependent and is subject to change. *** This project is funded in part by the voter-approved 2014-2019 King County Parks, Trail and Open Space Replacement…

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 :).  

Playground Construction Updates


South King County Playground construction is now complete at South County Ballfields Park and the playground has been open since September 17. King County Parks crews will began work on the Five Mile Lake playground on October 5. It is scheduled to be complete towards the end of December. The playground improvements are part of…