Outdoor places to stay cool this summer

Pools and Water Areas  


Wading pools (noon-7 p.m. unless otherwise listed)  

Volunteer, 1400 E. Galer St., Saturday through Tuesday  

East Queen Anne, 160 Howe St., Thursday through Sunday  

Powell Barnett, 352 Martin Luther King Way, Thursday through Sunday  

Dahl, 7700 25th Ave. N.E., Saturday through Tuesday  

Soundview, 1590 N.W. 90th St., Saturday through Tuesday  

Bitter Lake 13035 Linden Ave. N, Thurs/Fri/Sat/Sun  

Green Lake, North 73rd and East Green Lake Drive North, Thursday through Sunday  

Van Asselt, 2820 S. Myrtle St., Thursday through Sunday  

Delridge, 4501 Delridge Way S.W., (12 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.), Saturday through Tuesday  

South Park, 8319 Eighth Ave. S., Saturday through Tuesday  

Lincoln, 8600 Fauntleroy Ave. S.W., Thursday through Sunday  



Spray Parks (11 a.m.-8 p.m. every day)  

Beacon Mountain at Jefferson Park, 3901 Beacon Ave. S. 

John C. Little, 6961 37th Ave. S.  

Lower Judkins, 2150 S. Norman St.  

Georgetown Playfield, 750 S. Homer St.  

Highland Park, 1100 S.W. Cloverdale  

Lake Union Park, 860 Terry Ave. N.  

Miller Community Center, 330 19th Ave. E.  

Northacres Park, 12800 First Ave. N.E. 

Yesler Terrace Park, 917 Yesler Way  



Lifeguarded Beaches (noon to 7 p.m. week days and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays):


Matthews, 9300 51st Ave. N.E. through Sept. 5  

Madison, 1900 43rd Ave. E. through Sept. 5  

Mt. Baker, 2301 Lake Washington Blvd. S. through Sept. 5  

West Green Lake, 7312 W. Green Lake Dr. through Sept. 5  

Magnuson, park entrance at N.E. 65th and Sand Point Way N.E. through Aug. 28  

Madrona, 853 Lake Washington Blvd. through Aug. 28  

Pritchard Beach, 8400 55th S. through Aug. 28