Guidebook

3 Easy In-Town Trail Runs in Seattle, Washington

If you're looking for a quick after-work trail run, consider these three in-town Seattle parks.

Description

The city of Seattle is perfectly situated for convenient access to epic trail runs throughout the low foothills of the Issaquah Alps, the nearby Cascades, and even the Olympics. But what if you don’t have time to drive out of the city? Tucked beneath the tall trees of Seattle’s in town parks, you’ll find twisty networks of singletrack that are perfect for after-work trail runs!

While Seattle is filled with beautiful parks, the three best parks for in-town trail running are featured in this guidebook: Ravenna Park, Discovery Park, and Carkeek Park.

Looking for more of a challenge? Check out this guidebook of the best sub-half marathon trail runs near Seattle.

Source:
ClubNorthwest.org

Ravenna Park Loop
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Ravenna Park Loop

Seattle
2.9 km
54 m
59 m
A cool oasis in the heart of the city.
Easy
Private
Discovery Park Loop
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Discovery Park Loop

Seattle
6.8 km
164 m
163 m
The largest city park in Seattle, home to great trails and beautiful views of the sound.
Easy
Private
Carkeek Park Loop
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Carkeek Park Loop

Seattle
3.3 km
119 m
119 m
Delightful trails and incredible sunset views.
Easy
Private