Wind your way through Lake Forest Park passing an African Safari. Walk in Log Boom Park by the Burke Gilman Trail, seeing views of Lake Washington, Mt. Rainier, following the goat trail in Sheridan.

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Burke Gilman Trail

Year Round Walk

SN: 122396 - 2023 / Y1144

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Lake Washington
when is the event

From Sun, Jan 1st, 2023 to Dec 31st, 2023

Start times: dawn to early afternoon

Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB) only

where is the event

Lake Forest Park, Washington

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Airports - Celebrating American Flight

Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk



Town Halls / City Halls

Walking with America's Veterans

CC: King County


Special programs that are applicable to all events or all walks are not shown to reduce clutter.

Event comments

From Lake Forest Park town center thru LFP parks and neighborhood, through Acacia cemetery, down to Burke Gilman Trail. BGT to Log Boom park with places to sit and enjoy the view of Lake Washington,. Walk onto the fishing pier at Lake Washington. Return on goat trail road with great views of Lake Washington from an elevated vantage point. ESVA Challenges: Frontline Heroes, Rails-to-Trails, 39 Counties. Open dawn to late afternoon.

conditions for the event

Rating: 2A, Distance: 6, 11km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: No

Event information

Free parking. Restrooms are available at the beginning of the walk at Starbucks for both 6k and 11k. For the 11k, the log boom park is building a new restroom for use in 2023. There is a steep downhill from Lake City Way, to B-GT. Gate into cemetery closes late afternoon.


how to get to the event

OSB - First register for the event

The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the event directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). To plan your travels, please use the map on this page or the maps phrase below, if provided by the club. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.

Maps phrase and directions link

Click "GO" to bring up the directions on Google maps to the event starting point.

Albertsons Store, 17171 Bothell Way, Lake Forest Park, WA 98155

The above maps phrase is only provided for planning purposes. The downloaded event directions provide detailed directions to the starting point and possible alternate start point locations. THERE IS NO PHYSICAL START BOX AT THIS LOCATION.

event sponsor

Sound Steppers Volkssport Club (AVA-0925)

Event website: Soundsteppers.org

point of contact

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