SCHMITZ PRESERVE PARK
(5551 SW Admiral Way, Seattle, WA 98116)
It’s free to wander the trails of this wonderful city park in West Seattle. It is a patch of old growth forest.
Look for western red cedars,
Douglas fir trees,
Look for native plants: salal,
and Oregon grape.
Watch out for nettles. They sting.
The park is just over 53 acres.
A creek runs through the park and out to Constellation Park which lies along the shore of Puget Sound.
The city’s parks website.
A map to get there.
IF YOU LIVE OUTSIDE OF SEATTLE OR CANNOT MAKE IT TO SCHMITZ PARK, VISIT THE CLOSEST PARK TO YOUR HOME. TELL US ABOUT IT IN THE COMMENTS.