This is a spot the place the record of family actions, cultural points of interest and outdoor adventures are as quite a few as the reminiscences you’ll make whilst you’re here. Seattle Parks and Recreation promotes healthy individuals, a healthy surroundings, and robust communities. Looff constructed an elaborate amusement park on pilings at Duwamish Head (you’ll be able to nonetheless see the pilings at low tide!), and referred to as it Luna Park after its Coney Island, NY namesake. The park, completed in 1907, included the “Powers Natatorium and Bathhouse” with a number of heated saltwater swimming pools, a huge German carousel, a Ferris wheel, a curler coaster, a restaurant, and a ship chute into a “tub” of water.

Below the water, you’ll find a cool shipwreck snorkel path where you’ll be able to dive to see theSS Copenhagen, a British cargo steamer that struck a reef and sank in … Read More