Washington Cascade Mountains and Valleys Travel Guide

Washington Cascade Mountains and Valleys Sights

Tacoma Nature Center at Snake Lake

  • 1919 S. Tyler St. Map It
  • Tacoma
  • Forest

Published 04/05/2016

Fodor's Review

Comprising 71 acres of marshland, evergreen forest, and shallow lake that break up the urban sprawl of west Tacoma, the center shelters 20 species of mammals and more than 100 species of birds. The lake has nesting pairs of wood ducks, rare elsewhere in western Washington, and the interpretive center is a fun place for kids to look at small creatures, take walks and nature quizzes, and dress up in animal costumes.

Sight Information

Address:

1919 S. Tyler St., Tacoma, Washington, 98405, USA

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Phone:

253-591–6439

Sight Details:

  • Free, $3 per family donation suggested
  • Center closed Sun.

Published 04/05/2016

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