King County Parks’ mission is to steward, enhance and acquire parks to inspire healthy communities, and with 28,000 acres of open space, King County Parks offers close-to-home recreational experiences for everyone.
In our 200 parks, you’ll find ballfields, playgrounds and pools, as well as lush forests, quiet meadows, and sweeping vistas of mountains, rivers and Puget Sound.
Explore one of our 200 parks or 175 miles of regional trails and find your fun! From playgrounds and ballfields to nature trails and paragliding, there’s something for everyone in King County Parks – Your Big Backyard. Learn more