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Westcrest Park

 
Address: 9000 8th Ave SW, 98106 (Map It)
Seattle Parks and Recreation Information:
(206) 684-4075 | Contact Us TTY Phone: (206) 233-1509

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PARK FEATURES

HOURS

6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

ABOUT THE PARK

Westcrest Park is a very large park. It has a view platform with a great panoramic view of the city skyline, flat open meadow, with a short walking path, and a dog off-leash area.

Acreage: 81.1

HISTORY

Until 1972, this property belonged to the water department. Consisting primarily of woods, Westcrest Park is wrapped around the West Seattle Reservoir.

To learn more about Seattle Parks and Recreation, including historic landmarks, military base reuse, and the Sherwood History Files, view our Park History.

DIRECTIONS

BY BUS

> Plan a trip to Westcrest Park

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BY CAR

From I-5 Southbound:

  • Take the CORSON AVE exit- exit number 162- toward MICHIGAN ST.
  • Stay straight to go onto CORSON AVE S.
  • Turn RIGHT onto S MICHIGAN ST.
  • Merge onto WA-509 S.
  • Take the exit toward MYERS WAY/ WHITE CENTER
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto 1ST AVE S.
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto OLSON PL SW.
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto SW ROXBURY ST.
  • Turn RIGHT onto 8TH AVE SW.
  • Turn RIGHT onto SW CLOVERDALE ST and CONTINUE a couple blocks.
  • Parking lot will be on the RIGHT, just below the reservoir.

From I-5 Northbound:

  • Take Exit 156 toward TUKWILA/ W. MARGINAL WAY
  • Merge onto WA-599 N
  • WA-599 N becomes WA-99 N.
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto W MARGINAL WAY S.
  • W MARGINAL WAY S becomes HIGHLAND PARK WAY SW.
  • HIGHLAND PARK WAY SW becomes 9TH AVE SW.
  • Turn LEFT onto SW CLOVERDATE ST and CONTINUE a couple blocks.
  • Parking lot will be on the RIGHT, just below the reservoir.
Parking:

Lot located adjacent to table area.


VOLUNTEER

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PROJECTS & PLANNING

Parks & Green Spaces Levy
- New park development

Pro Parks Levy
- Park improvements







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