Park Alert: Chinook Bend


Access limited during restoration work at King County’s Chinook Bend Natural Area While visitors will still be welcomed to King County’s Chinook Bend Natural Area, a habitat improvement project in a portion of the 59-acre natural area will require some access restrictions. Read more…

Chinook Bend – Restoration’s golden child. A birder’s rave.


According to our website: “The Chinook Bend Natural Area is located two miles north of the City of Carnation, on NE Carnation Farm Road. This 59-acre property lies within the Snoqualmie River’s 100-year floodplain and is surrounded by river on three sides. The site contains rich habitat for many fish and wildlife species in its…

Got cabin fever? We’ve got the solution!


Feeling cooped up lately, after all these weeks of crazy storms and cold winds? Dr. Big Backyard hereby orders you to plant some trees, shrubs and other native species in one of these fine King County Parks during March! All events go from 10 am – 2 pm, unless otherwise indicated. No experience necessary and…