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Great Park in Kirkland!

Beautiful park on Lake Washington! Great views across the lake and wonderful for swimming... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Marcy W
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Kirkland, Washington
A wonderful place on Lake Washington

This park along with others along the Kirkland shore of Lake Washington exist because of the... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
ratch37
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Kirkland, Washington
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5811 Lake Washington Boulevard, Kirkland, WA
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Beautiful park on Lake Washington! Great views across the lake and wonderful for swimming, kayaking in the summer!

Thank Marcy W
Reviewed 25 July 2018

This park along with others along the Kirkland shore of Lake Washington exist because of the leadership of Kirkland Council member Doris Cooper. She worked hard to attain the purchase of what were oil company tank farms on the lake shore for transformation into shoreline...More

Thank ratch37
Reviewed 12 January 2018

This is a great park for all ages with a bit of nature, a bit of sand, a bit of dock, lawns, playground...everything pretty much.

Thank Kathleen F
Reviewed 16 October 2017

It is the only beach park that offers playing ball on the sand. The place is clean and green. there are restrooms too. people come with floats and kayaks in summer and have a great time here. I have been here for reading too. Strategic...More

Thank Shivangi_17
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Houghton Beach is someplace for all ages and enough to spend all day. From the playground, the sandy beach, swim area with lifeguards, large dock, sand volleyball and a couple of large grass areas your family will be busy. The large swim area is well...More

Thank PapaDave555
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Kirkland has done a great job with preserving land along the lake front for parks. The Doris Cooper Houghton Beach Park has a playground for young children, volleyball court, great dock for swimmers, a concession for paddle boards and plenty of benches to take in...More

Thank azadams
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This beach has been here 'forever!' My mother used to come here as a young girl, and they would watch the pig races out in the water! Now it is just a nice place to throw in a fishing pole or simply read a book....More

Thank ormbrek
Reviewed 15 January 2016

This is a great beach located at 60th street and Lake Washington Blvd, just north of Carillon Point. There is street parking as well as a parking lot. There is a playground for younger kids, a well maintained and marked sand volleyball court for the...More

Thank MarcoSeattle_WA
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Nice little beach for the kids to enjoy. Fun dock to jump off into the water. Good sandy area for sandcastles. Decent grassy area to set up a blanket and lunch. Love that they have bathrooms and concessions right there. Parking seemed challenging for some,...More

Thank lilbsmom
Reviewed 10 May 2015

I've walked the Cross Kirkland Corridoor to this beautiful beach park. It's very well maintained and children can swim and play at the playground. Great to sit on the grass and chill.

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