Mt Baker is a waterfront South Seattle neighborhood on Lake Washington at the I-90 crossing. Sitting at the Mount Baker tunnel entrance, the West end of Mt Baker has a significant number of retail and entertainment options, while the residential neighborhood to the East near the lake has a much quieter vibe. Views of Lake Washington and the Cascade mountains are available to many Mt Baker homes. The neighborhood has easy access to local parks and the Seafair hydroplane races are centered on the beaches of the Mt Baker/Columbia shoreline.
Mt Baker neighborhood has many parks and beaches for outdoor adventures. To have a great view of the Puget Sound, downtown, and the Olympics, visit Mt. Baker Ridge Viewpoint at 1403 31st Ave S. It features a great viewpoint from the I-90. Other parks in Mt Baker neighborhood are Colman Park at 1800 Lake Washington Blvd S in the south of Mt. Baker Ridge Viewpoint, Bradner Gardens Park at 1730 Bradner Pl S in the west of Colman P-Patch Community Gardens, Mt. Baker Park at 2521 Lake Park Dr. S in the northeastern Mt Baker, Mt. Claire Park at 2523 Mt Claire Dr. S in the east of Mt. Baker Park, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Park at 2200 Martin Luther King Jr Way S in the western Mt Baker, and College Street Park at 2915 S College St in the east of Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Park. And if you're looking for a waterfront park, there's Mount Baker Beach at 2205 Lake Washington Blvd S in the south of Colman Beach and Colman Beach at 1732 Lakeside Ave S located in Lake Washington Boulevard Park.
You may want to buy pizza, pasta, or burger after having a great view from Mt. Baker Ridge Viewpoint. Check out the nearby restaurants like That's Amore Italian Cafe (thatsamoreseattle.com) at 1425 31st Ave S, and Heyday Bar & Restaurant (heydayseattle.com) at 1372 31st Ave S. Or if you want to try the French cuisine with Japanese inspiration, check out iconiq (Eclectic restaurant) at 1421 31st Ave S.
There are other restaurants in this neighborhood located near the recreational areas like Mioposto Pizzeria (miopostopizza.com) at 3601 S McClellan St in the south of Mt. Baker Park, Viengthong Restaurant (206-725-3884) at 2820 Martin Luther King Jr Way S in the southwest of Mt. Baker Park, Seattle Chicken Express (seattlechickenexpress.com) at 3621 33rd Ave S in the south of York Playground, and Emerald City Fish & Chips (emeraldcityfishchips.com) at 3756 Rainier Ave S in the south of York Playground.
Most of the shops and restaurants are along the Rainier Ave S. For you to buy the basic necessities, check out some grocery stores in the area like Safeway at 3820 Rainier Ave S in the west of Genesee Park and Playfield, Mekong Rainier at 3400 Rainier Ave S in the west of York Playground, Mt. Baker Deli at 2905 Rainier Ave S in the west of Franklin High School Football Field, and QFC at 2707 Rainier Ave S in the south of Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Park.
Schools you will find in Mt Baker neighborhood are Franklin High School (Public grades 9-12, franklinhs.seattleschools.org) at 3013 S Mt Baker Blvd in the south of Mount Baker Boulevard, John Muir Elementary School (Public grades K-5, muires.seattleschools.org) at 3301 S Horton St in the north of York Playground, and Hawthorne Elementary School (Public grades PK-5, hawthornees.seattleschools.org) at 4100 39th Ave S in the west of Genesee Park and Playfield. And the nearest Seattle Public Library is Beacon Hill Branch. It is at 2821 Beacon Ave S #5813 in the west of Mt Baker neighborhood. Homes in the Mt Baker area have recently sold for between $325k and $3.45 million. To see today's real estate listings in Mt Baker, Seattle, please click the link below.
The Mt Baker neighborhood is located in South Seattle. Homes for sale in Mt Baker include foreclosures (bank-owned homes), short sales, new construction, and traditional resale homes. Home styles range from condos to townhomes and single-family homes.
Mount Baker is a neighborhood in southeast Seattle. The neighborhood's name comes from the view of Mount Baker in Whatcom County, that is seen by looking north over Lake Washington. It is bounded by Lake Washington to the east, Interstate 90 and then Leschi to the north, Rainier Valley to the west, and Columbia City to the south. The neighborhood has a community club and a rowing team. It hosts Seattle's annual Seafair, which includes an airshow featuring the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, hydroplane races, a fireworks show, and other festivities. Franklin High School and Garfield High School serve this area. It is part of Seattle's South End.
The Mount Baker Community Club is a volunteer non-profit neighborhood association located next to Mount Baker Park. The organization hosts community and private events at the Mount Baker Community Clubhouse, as well as park and open space stewardship programs around the Mount Baker neighborhood. In addition, the organization publishes a newsletter to support members with community news, events and historical interest stories.
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