Best Mountains in Seattle

Check out the top Mountains in Seattle, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Golden Gardens Park
1. Golden Gardens Park
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363 local reviews
8498 Seaview Pl NW, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
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Jeannette
Beautiful place, people come here just to watch the sunset over the Olympic Mountains. I proposed to my husba…
David
On sunny weekends and holidays, this little beach will be packed out with folks from babies to old people and …
Nicole
Located in Ballard on Puget Sound, this popular park offers extraordinary views of Puget Sound and the Olympic…
1. Golden Gardens Park
1. Golden Gardens Park
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363 local reviews
8498 Seaview Pl NW, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
Jeannette
Jeannette
Beautiful place, people come here just to watch the sunset over the Olympic Mountains. I proposed to my husband there spontaneously- that i…
David
David
On sunny weekends and holidays, this little beach will be packed out with folks from babies to old people and all ages in between. Popular s…
Nicole
Nicole
Located in Ballard on Puget Sound, this popular park offers extraordinary views of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. This park features…
2. Discovery Park
2. Discovery Park
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400 local reviews
3801 Discovery Park Blvd, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-386-4236
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Ashley
As the largest park in Seattle, Discovery park sits atop Magnolia Bluff overlooking Puget Sound, with spectacu…
Shannon
Discovery Park is a 534 acre natural area park operated by the Seattle Parks and Recreation. It is the largest…
Candace
This park is on a peninsula and overlooks Elliott Bay. Spectacular views of the Olympic mountains and islands…
2. Discovery Park
2. Discovery Park
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400 local reviews
3801 Discovery Park Blvd, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-386-4236
Ashley
Ashley
As the largest park in Seattle, Discovery park sits atop Magnolia Bluff overlooking Puget Sound, with spectacular views of both the Cascade …
Shannon
Shannon
Discovery Park is a 534 acre natural area park operated by the Seattle Parks and Recreation. It is the largest city park in Seattle, and occ…
Candace
Candace
This park is on a peninsula and overlooks Elliott Bay. Spectacular views of the Olympic mountains and islands. "Discovery Park is a 534 acr…
3. Alki Beach
3. Alki Beach
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373 local reviews
Alki Beach, Seattle
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Anna
Go there - its got a Statue of Liberty, a pebbly beach combined with a seawall, broad sidewalks, picnic places…
Laura
Alki Beach has beach access without the need to cross a railroad track or be blocked from direct water access…
Jessie
Great place to spend a sunny day. Pedal bikes, long boards, and Sup's are available to rent on Alki to explore…
3. Alki Beach
3. Alki Beach
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373 local reviews
Alki Beach, Seattle
Anna
Anna
Go there - its got a Statue of Liberty, a pebbly beach combined with a seawall, broad sidewalks, picnic places, inexpensive and varied food …
Laura
Laura
Alki Beach has beach access without the need to cross a railroad track or be blocked from direct water access. Iconic views of the Olympic …
Jessie
Jessie
Great place to spend a sunny day. Pedal bikes, long boards, and Sup's are available to rent on Alki to explore with. Sandy California styl…
4. Sunset Hill Park
4. Sunset Hill Park
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41 local reviews
7531 34th Ave NW, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
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Monika
Small, secret strip of a park, but beautiful west facing views of Olympic Mountains, Golden Gardens beach and …
Ryan & Elizabeth
Small but not well known to those who don't live in the immediate area. Perched high on the hill, the views of…
David
A small park on a big bluff overlooking Puget Sound, with stunning views of the Olympic Mountains to the west…
4. Sunset Hill Park
4. Sunset Hill Park
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41 local reviews
7531 34th Ave NW, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
Monika
Monika
Small, secret strip of a park, but beautiful west facing views of Olympic Mountains, Golden Gardens beach and marina below from the top of t…
Ryan & Elizabeth
Ryan & Elizabeth
Small but not well known to those who don't live in the immediate area. Perched high on the hill, the views of the Puget Sound and the Olymp…
David
David
A small park on a big bluff overlooking Puget Sound, with stunning views of the Olympic Mountains to the west. This park is an easy walk fro…
5. Olympic Sculpture Park
5. Olympic Sculpture Park
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364 local reviews
2901 Western Ave, Seattle
+1 206-654-3100
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Bryan
'The Olympic Sculpture Park transforms a nine-acre industrial site into open and vibrant green space for art. …
Bill N Rose
This award-winning nine-acre park on Seattle’s waterfront is free and open to the public. The sculpture park o…
Lee
Stroll through the Olympic Sculpture Park and then keep going through Myrtle Edwards Park along the water to e…
5. Olympic Sculpture Park
5. Olympic Sculpture Park
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364 local reviews
2901 Western Ave, Seattle
+1 206-654-3100
Bryan
Bryan
'The Olympic Sculpture Park transforms a nine-acre industrial site into open and vibrant green space for art. This new waterfront park gives…
Bill N Rose
Bill N Rose
This award-winning nine-acre park on Seattle’s waterfront is free and open to the public. The sculpture park offers monumental contemporary …
Lee
Lee
Stroll through the Olympic Sculpture Park and then keep going through Myrtle Edwards Park along the water to enjoy spectacular views of Puge…
6. Lincoln Park
6. Lincoln Park
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208 local reviews
8011 Fauntleroy Way SW, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Ann
This is a quieter and small alternative to the always busy Alki Beach Park. Most locals - well West Seattle Re…
Mardee
This is a large, beautiful park and beach front There is a lovely saltwater pool along the waterfront, the be…
Laura
Lincoln Park has gorgeous waterfront views, without the hustle and bustle of Alki Beach. See old growth trees…
6. Lincoln Park
6. Lincoln Park
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208 local reviews
8011 Fauntleroy Way SW, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
Ann
Ann
This is a quieter and small alternative to the always busy Alki Beach Park. Most locals - well West Seattle Residents use this park more bec…
Mardee
Mardee
This is a large, beautiful park and beach front There is a lovely saltwater pool along the waterfront, the beach is mostly gravel and swimm…
Laura
Laura
Lincoln Park has gorgeous waterfront views, without the hustle and bustle of Alki Beach. See old growth trees and walk the tangle of paths,…
7. Space Needle
7. Space Needle
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759 local reviews
400 Broad St, Seattle
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Corinne & Tom
Built for the 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle remains one of the most recognizable icons of our fair city …
Rebecca
The Space Needle is Seattle’s most recognizable building by far—so recognizable that this distinctive landmar…
Nick
The Space Needle is an observation tower in Seattle, WA, a landmark of the Pacific Northwest, and an icon of S…
7. Space Needle
7. Space Needle
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759 local reviews
400 Broad St, Seattle
Corinne & Tom
Corinne & Tom
Built for the 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle remains one of the most recognizable icons of our fair city ever since. And with good reas…
Rebecca
Rebecca
The Space Needle is Seattle’s most recognizable building by far—so recognizable that this distinctive landmark has become a symbol of the c…
Nick
Nick
The Space Needle is an observation tower in Seattle, WA, a landmark of the Pacific Northwest, and an icon of Seattle. It was built in the Se…
8. Carkeek Park
8. Carkeek Park
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123 local reviews
950 NW Carkeek Park Rd, Seattle
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 206-684-0877
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Sheila
220 acres of lush forest, meadows, wetlands, creeks, and beach are formed by the magic of water and time! McAb…
Jeannette
This park has fantastic views, trails, and a stairway down to expansive typical pacific northwest beach- with …
Amy
Amazing sunset views of the Olympic Mountains! There are probably only a few places where you can stand on a …
8. Carkeek Park
8. Carkeek Park
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123 local reviews
950 NW Carkeek Park Rd, Seattle
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 206-684-0877
Sheila
Sheila
220 acres of lush forest, meadows, wetlands, creeks, and beach are formed by the magic of water and time! McAbee entrance is located behind …
Jeannette
Jeannette
This park has fantastic views, trails, and a stairway down to expansive typical pacific northwest beach- with 180 degree views of the Olympi…
Amy
Amy
Amazing sunset views of the Olympic Mountains! There are probably only a few places where you can stand on a beach and see trains pass righ…
9. Kerry Park
9. Kerry Park
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505 local reviews
211 W Highland Dr, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 206-684-4075
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Jody
This park is not to be missed if you are near Seattle Center/Space needle. The most amazing and photographi…
Ann
Great place to see all of Downtown Seattle, greater puget sound, Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains in th…
Zhou
The most iconic view of Seattle! The view of the city with the Space Needle, mountains, and the Sound does not…
9. Kerry Park
9. Kerry Park
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505 local reviews
211 W Highland Dr, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 206-684-4075
Jody
Jody
This park is not to be missed if you are near Seattle Center/Space needle. The most amazing and photographic view point with views of the…
Ann
Ann
Great place to see all of Downtown Seattle, greater puget sound, Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains in the background. Very picturesque…
Zhou
Zhou
The most iconic view of Seattle! The view of the city with the Space Needle, mountains, and the Sound does not get old.
10. Sky View Observatory - Columbia Center
10. Sky View Observatory - Columbia Center
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58 local reviews
700 4th Ave, Seattle
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 206-386-5564
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Kris
The Sky View Observatory is located on the 73rd floor of Columbia Center. At nearly 1,000 feet it offers the …
Pamela
Located on the 73rd floor of Columbia Center and standing over 900 feet tall, the Sky View Observatory now off…
Martin & Phuong
High up above the clouds you'll be in awe with the 360 degree view....Puget Sound, Olympic Mountains, the floa…
10. Sky View Observatory - Columbia Center
10. Sky View Observatory - Columbia Center
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58 local reviews
700 4th Ave, Seattle
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 206-386-5564
Kris
Kris
The Sky View Observatory is located on the 73rd floor of Columbia Center. At nearly 1,000 feet it offers the tallest public viewing area in…
Pamela
Pamela
Located on the 73rd floor of Columbia Center and standing over 900 feet tall, the Sky View Observatory now offers a 360 degree panoramic vie…
Martin & Phuong
Martin & Phuong
High up above the clouds you'll be in awe with the 360 degree view....Puget Sound, Olympic Mountains, the floating bridges, UofW, the neighb…
11. Marshall Park
11. Marshall Park
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15 local reviews
1191 7th Ave W, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Katie
My other favorite view in Seattle, and a completely different one from Kerry Park's. Here you'll get a beautif…
Julia
Beautiful walk/run area with a view of the Olympic Mountains, old lights, and many staircases to discover!
Andrea
Beautiful view of the Puget Sound & Olympic Mountain Range.
11. Marshall Park
11. Marshall Park
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15 local reviews
1191 7th Ave W, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+1 206-684-4075
Katie
Katie
My other favorite view in Seattle, and a completely different one from Kerry Park's. Here you'll get a beautiful view of the Olympic Mountai…
Julia
Julia
Beautiful walk/run area with a view of the Olympic Mountains, old lights, and many staircases to discover!
Andrea
Andrea
Beautiful view of the Puget Sound & Olympic Mountain Range.
12. Volunteer Park
12. Volunteer Park
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313 local reviews
1247 15th Ave E, Seattle
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 206-684-4075
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Michael
This is the largest park in Capitol Hill with a botanical conservatory, dahlia garden, Seattle Asian Art Muse…
John
Lovely landmark park with great views of downtown, the Space Needle, and on a clear day the Olympic Mountains…
Nick
Gorgeous park. Climb up the water tower for one of the best 360-degree views in Seattle. See downtown, Lake Wa…
12. Volunteer Park
12. Volunteer Park
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313 local reviews
1247 15th Ave E, Seattle
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 206-684-4075
Michael
Michael
This is the largest park in Capitol Hill with a botanical conservatory, dahlia garden, Seattle Asian Art Museum, and a 1906 Water Tower. Th…
John
John
Lovely landmark park with great views of downtown, the Space Needle, and on a clear day the Olympic Mountains. Visit the conservatory, the …
Nick
Nick
Gorgeous park. Climb up the water tower for one of the best 360-degree views in Seattle. See downtown, Lake Washington, the Olympic Mountain…