Here Are 5 Of The Most Refreshing Waterfront Trails You Can Take In Washington

There’s a reason many people come to the Pacific Northwest in the summer – you’re never far from that cool, crisp Pacific air. The summer heat can get oppressive, and there is no better way to beat the heat than hitting a waterfront trail. These five trails cover much of the Washington coast, ranging from DuPont to Seattle with a stop at a charming inland park along the way. And each features its own stunning waterfront view.

Have you taken these waterfront trails before? Let us know about your hiking adventure in the comments section, or tell us any favorite waterfront trails you never miss in the comments. If you’re looking for more hikes to take this summer, check out this hidden beach hiding in the Seattle-Tacoma area.

Address: Sequalitchew Creek Trail, DuPont, WA 98327, USA
Address: Point Defiance Park, Tacoma, WA 98407, USA
Address: Annette Lake Trail, Washington 98045, USA
Address: Green Lake Trail, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
Address: Discovery Park, 3801 Discovery Park Blvd, Seattle, WA 98199, USA