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Piper's Creek Trail

Intermediate
 3.0 (3)

An easy route along Piper's Creek through Carkeek Park.


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Map Key

1.1

Miles

1.8

KM

Point to Point

231' 70 m

High

26' 8 m

Low

205' 63 m

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Down

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

19%

Max Grade (11°)

Dogs Leashed

Features River/Creek · Wildlife

Family Friendly The trail is an easy, gently graded gravel or paved trail, starting at a playground.

Description

This route starts at the Carkeek Park parking area. The trail follows Piper's Creek gradually ascending to the rim of the Piper's Creek Valley.

There are plenty of opportunities to see flowing water as the trail meanders and crosses many side creeks. The trail is a gently graded, wide route that is paved or gravel covered making for easy footing. The trail ends at the Eddie McAbee entrance, where many locals start the trail.

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Shared By:

Sarah Baker

Trail Ratings

  3.0 from 3 votes

#5

in Carkeek Park

#23330

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  3.0 from 3 votes
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Trail Rankings

#5

in Carkeek Park

#1,127

in Washington

#23,330

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A one-legged bird! Despite the trail traffic, wildlife finds some amount of solace.
Jan 21, 2019 near Shoreline, WA
Piper's Creek has a nice, easy trail along side of it which stays clear of obstructions and debris.
Feb 27, 2018 near Shoreline, WA
Mushrooms along Piper's Creek.
Nov 25, 2016 near Shoreline, WA
Piper's Creek.
Nov 25, 2016 near Shoreline, WA

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Jul 26, 2020
Smith Zhu
Nov 4, 2018
Allison Chancellor
there and back 2.2mi
Apr 28, 2018
Loreen Angell
Went the long route. Ran down the South Ridge trail to Pipers creek on the way back. Felt awesome! 4mi