Seattle’s Volunteer Park: a perfect break within the city


“Volunteer Park is found within a neighborhood and is a huge park, but there are big beautiful homes all around it.  Within the park though, there are some great walking paths that wind around the random buildings, including a reservoir, and some field spaces.  The northeastern part of the park is also close to the Interlaken trails, which lead down to the Arboretum and Lake Washington Boulevard.  Basically, a stroll through Volunteer Park can last for hours and take you far beyond the bounds of the original park.  It’s a lovely adventure and will show you the serene, kind of forgotten side of the City of Seattle…” read more.