Parks & Trails

About Olympia's Parks

The City of Olympia has over 1,200 acres of park land that consist of neighborhood, community, and open space parks, as well as recreational facilities. Each park has something unique to offer and amenities to better serve you. From playgrounds and ball fields to public art and wildlife habitats, come explore nature in a way that only Olympia can offer!

Park Hours: Olympia parks open at dawn and close at dusk, year around. Please be aware that several factors can impact gate openings and closings and that times can fluctuate based on road conditions, staff resources and unplanned circumstances.

For more information about Olympia's parks call 360.753.8380 or submit a request online.

Note: Capitol Lake, Heritage, Marathon, and Sylvester Parks in downtown Olympia are part of the State Capitol Campus grounds and are managed by the State of Washington Department of Enterprise Services (DES). You can find information about these parks on the Washington DES website.

Park Map

Information & Amenities

8TH AVENUE (Closed)
3000 8th Avenue NE 
BIGELOW
1220 Bigelow St NE
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Playground Swings Picnic Shelter Basketball Public Art
BIGELOW SPRINGS
930 Bigelow Ave NE
BURRI
2415 Burbank Ave NW
Picnic Tables Open Field Swings Basketball
CHAMBERS LAKE (Closed)
4808 Herman Rd SE
COOPER CREST
3600 20th Ave NW
Hiking
DECATUR WOODS
1015 Decatur Ave SE
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Playground Picnic Shelter Public Art                 
EAST BAY WATERFRONT
313 East Bay Dr NE
Picnic Tables
EVERGREEN
1445 Evergreen Pk Dr SW
Picnic Tables Open Field Swings Bocce Court
FRIENDLY GROVE
2316 Friendly Grove Rd NE
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Playground Swings Picnic Shelter Basketball Public Art Tennis Court Skate Park  
GARFIELD NATURE TRAIL
600 Rogers St NW   
Hiking
GRASS LAKE
814 Kaiser Rd NW
Hiking Natural Area
HARRISON AVENUE PARCEL (West Olympia Plaza)
Harrison Avenue, one block west of Cooper Point Road
HARRY FAIN'S LEGION
1115 20th Ave SE
Picnic Tables Playground Swings Picnic Shelter
HERITAGE PARK FOUNTAIN
330 5th Ave SW
Public Art 
ISTHMUS PARK
505/529 4th Ave W 
KAREN FRASER WOODLAND TRAIL (Olympia Woodland Trail)
1600 Eastside St SE
Picnic Tables Restrooms Picnic Shelter HikingBike Trails Jogging
KETTLE VIEW
1250 Eagle Bend Dr SE
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Playground Swings Tennis Court Picnic Shelter 
LBA PARK AND WOODS
3333 Morse-Merryman Rd SE
Picnic Tables Restrooms Playground Swings Picnic Shelter Tennis Court Jogging Athletic Fields
LIONS
800 Wilson St SE
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Playground Swings Picnic Shelter Basketball Public Art Tennis Court Volleyball Horseshoes
LOG CABIN ROAD
2220 Log Cabin Road SE          
MADISON SCENIC
1600 10th Ave SE
Picnic Tables
MARGARET MCKENNY
3111 21st Ave SE
Picnic Tables Open Field Swings Basketball
MCGRATH WOODS
2300 Cain Road SE
Picnic Tables Open Field Swings
MISSION CREEK
1700 San Francisco Ave NE
Hiking Natural Area
PERCIVAL LANDING
217 Thurston Ave NW
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Playground Swings Public Art
PRIEST POINT
2600 East Bay Dr NE
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Playground Swings Picnic Shelter Hiking 
STEVENS FIELD
300 24th Ave SE
Picnic Tables Restrooms Tennis Court Jogging Athletic Fields
SUNRISE
505 Bing St NW
Open Field Restrooms Playground Basketball Community Garden
TRILLIUM
900 Governor Stevens Ave NE
Hiking
WARD LAKE
2008 Yelm Highway SE
Open Field
WATERSHED
2500 Henderson Blvd SE
Hiking Restrooms
WEST BAY
700 West Bay Dr NW
Picnic Tables Restrooms Open Field Kayaking
WOODRUFF
1500 Harrison Ave NW
Picnic Tables Open Field Restrooms Basketball Tennis Court Volleyball
YASHIRO JAPANESE GARDEN
1010 Plum St SE
YAUGER
530 Alta St SW
Picnic Tables Restrooms Playground Swings Picnic Shelter Basketball Jogging Athletic Fields Skate Park Horseshoes Community Garden