Fort Lawton Circa 1930
Look at how large the trees have grown. The Olympic mountains are clear and visible both days – magnificent.
Study Stresses Park’s “Wildness”
By Elizabeth Lev The author is a member of the Human Interaction with Nature and Technological Systems (HINTS) Lab at the... Read More
Celebrate Seattle Arbor Day!
Celebrate Seattle Arbor Day! Ask not what your park can do for you – ask what you can do for your park.
Finally, It’s Fort Lawton Park
Just over forty years ago on September 2, 1972 the front page of the Seattle Times read: “Finally, It’s Fort Lawton Park”.... Read More
Seattle’s Discovery Park
Seattle Channel’s Lowell Deo, circa 2000, visits the city’s largest park to see what’s new.
Forest Steward Spotlight: Tim Garland
What lead you to start working as a Forest Steward? I love birds, and for years have spent countless hours in Discovery... Read More
Friends of Seattle’s Olmsted Parks – Discovery Park Walking Tour
Secure and preserve for the use of the people as much as possible…of water and mountain views and of woodlands. – John... Read More
Discovery Park is Great – Just Leave it Alone
Dori Monson from KIRO Radio Seattle chats with Phillip Vogelzang, President of Friends of Discovery Park, about open space and the... Read More
The only approved pets allowed on the trails or other areas of the Park are dogs and they must be on leash... Read More