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Foster Island Walk

2700 24th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112-2031
+1 206-543-8800
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Pretty but Noisy

Planes roar overhead; traffic rumbles on the 520 bridge; and music blares from boats. Though the... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2015
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
Beautiful

The walk through the island was gorgeous. I love all the water and the lily pads were just amazing... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2014
Rachelle C
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23 Aug 2015
“Pretty but Noisy”
23 Jul 2014
“Beautiful”
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2700 24th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112-2031
+1 206-543-8800
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Planes roar overhead; traffic rumbles on the 520 bridge; and music blares from boats. Though the Foster Island Walk pleases visually, I find it hard to ignore the noise. When I take a walk through nature, I appreciate peace and quiet. Those qualities were missing...More

3  Thank Rumples
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

The walk through the island was gorgeous. I love all the water and the lily pads were just amazing. I would go again.

1  Thank Rachelle C
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Reviewed 20 August 2013

Wonderful walk! Lots of birds, bugs and plants! Go on a dry day, in Seattle that might be tricky. There are benches to sit on, but not a great place to bring a picnic, however, outside of island there are lots of places to eat...More

3  Thank Edelmshine
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Reviewed 22 March 2009

If you visit the WA Arboretum, you must visit Foster Island which is within walking distance of the Arboretum parking area. We visited both locations for a total time of approx 4 hours. If you have time, I would strongly suggest both, but in the...More

6  Thank shahem
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Reviewed 18 February 2009

An amazing little jewel of a walk for everybody. Difficult to tackle after heavy rains as the boardwalk gets very mushy, but if you go in dry weather, you will be absolutely taken with the view. After you walk through the trees, cross a couple...More

7  Thank Ex-California
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