Outdoor Seattle

City parks can be very healing places
Outdoor Seattle

City parks can be very healing places

Madenbauer Beach Park is a spot, in a very busy city, that qualifies as the “rose” I am trying to smell.  I find that if I sit on the steps that lead down to the beach and close my eyes, […]

A three foot spitting frog and Orca whales
Outdoor Seattle

A three foot spitting frog and Orca whales

I was surprised to discover a full-sized basketball court, tennis courts, skate bowl, horse shoe pit, Par 3 9-hole chip/putt golf course,  a grassy clearing suitable for soccer or Frisbee, and a P-Patch (those interested in the P-Patch should contact […]

Culture, sculpture, and a nice walk along the waterfront
Outdoor Seattle

Culture, sculpture, and a nice walk along the waterfront

Seattle’s Olympic Sculpture Garden is easy to reach.  The downtown bus terminal is on Pine.  If you get off at that point and walk eight blocks you will come to the Pike Place Market.  The path takes you through the […]