5 Perfect Beginner Hikes Near Seattle
Heybrook Ridge (2.8 mi, Moderate)
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Through forests and a few switchbacks to beautiful views of Mt. Index
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And it’s Dog friendly!
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Lime Kiln Park (1.35 mi, Easy)
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Take a quick ferry from Anacortes to San Juan Island
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View the lighthouse and whale watch right from the trail!
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Explore the tide pools along the rocky coastline
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Barclay Lake (4.4mi, Easy)
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Follow the peaceful steam as you meander through the forest
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Dip your toes in the lake! Another great, dog friendly hike.
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Heather Lake Trail (5.0 mi, Moderate)
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Slightly more elevation gain while passing waterfalls hiking through dense forest
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Reach the alpine lake and soak in the views!
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Enjoy whatever weather the PNW throws at you!
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Oyster Dome (from Sammish overlook) (3.6 mi, Moderate)
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Be prepared for plenty of wet areas as you hike through the beautiful trees and wildflowers
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Watch kids and pets closely, as there is a steep cliff at the end!
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Get the gorgeous view of Bellingham Bay and the islands!
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