The Hiker Mama

Yost Park

Distance:  There are about two miles of trails in the park.

Elevation Gain:  Trails are flat to sloping.

Season: Year-round

Directions:  Yost Park is located at 9535 Bowdoin Way in Edmonds.  (Click for Driving Directions.)

Description:  Yost Park is tucked into the ravine of Shell Creek just east of downtown Edmonds.  Walkers can explore this shady urban hideaway and view birds and native plants.  Trails wander through upland forest and a boardwalk meanders next to Shell Creek.

Links:  Find out about the natural history and human history at this web page.  Find a trail map here.  Go on a quest, following clues through the park.  Take the Watershed Mystery Tour!


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