Renton, WA Trails and Parks

Renton has 14 trails in the vicinity, including 8 hiking trails and 4 for mountain biking. These trails range from 1.7 to 43.2 miles in length. The most popular trails are Anti-Aircraft Peak, Wilderness Peak and Red Town and Coal Creek Loop Trail. Trails.com member Carl P. recently completed Cedar River Trail and May Valley.
  • Phillip Arnold Park (The Tapeworm and Parasite Trails)View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    •  60 to 90 minutes
    •  5.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Located in Royal Hills just above the old mining town turned Boeing industrial park, Renton’s Phillip Arnold Park is home to the infamous Tapeworm ...

  • Wilderness PeakView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    If your definition of wilderness includes remote wildlands untouched by the hands of man, this is a misnamed peak. But if you can accept that ...

  • Anti-Aircraft PeakView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    If you want views from Cougar Mountain, this is the trail to take—best in November through May, to avoid the summer clouds of mosquitoes. The ...

  • Cedar River Trail and Lake Wilderness TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    •  17.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Beginning as a narrow path below the streets of Renton, the Cedar River Trail ascends to street level to head east toward Maple Valley and Landsburg ...

  • Cedar River Trail and May ValleyView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    • Road Biking  
    •  28.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Do you ever, on a flat and open stretch of trail, just tune out your surroundings and listen to your body working with your bike? Legs operate ...

  • Lake YoungsView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    •  1.5 to 2.5 hours
    •  9.9 miles
    •  Guide

    With more than 9 miles of chain-link fence lining the trail and numerous KEEP OUT and NO TRESPASSING signs posted, Lake Youngs might feel like ...

  • Red Town and Coal Creek Loop TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    A historic coal mining area, close to Renton, offers children glimpses of century-old mining artifacts in the midst of second-growth forest. ...

  • Renton-Black DiamondView Trail Details

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    Renton, WA

    • Road Biking  
    •  43.2 miles
    •  Guide

    This urban-to-rural route takes you out to the roller-coaster rollers of the Ravensdale–Black Diamond part of the world. (And yes, to Black Diamond, ...

  • Renton: Waterworks GardensView Trail Details

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    Renton, WA

    • Nature Trips  
    •  Guide

    The forested ravine at O. O. Denny Park is home to eagles, owls, salmon, and huge cedar trees. It’s the first day of spring in Renton’s Waterworks ...

  • Towers of PowerView Trail Details

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    Renton, WA

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  1- 2 hours
    •  6.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The Towers of Power mountain-biking complex atop Renton Hill may look like a tangled hodgepodge of dirt tracks from the air. On the ground, however, ...

  • Cedar River TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Renton, WA

    • Rail-Trails  
    •  1 day
    •  15.7 miles
    •  Guide

    The Cedar River Trail follows the old Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad corridor on a straight, flat shot out of the sprawling ...

  • Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park:Red Town and Wildside TrailsView Trail Details

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    Renton, WA

    •  1.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Cougar Mountain stands as the westernmost of the Issaquah Alps, what remains of a mountain range that geologically predates the nearby Cascades. ...

  • Soos Creek TrailView Trail Details

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    Renton, WA

    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    The Puget Sound Basin is laced with wetlands, many accessible by excellent, well-maintained trails. Soos Creek is a prime example of a wetland ...

  • Cedar River Trail and Green-to-Cedar Rivers TrailView Trail Details

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    Renton, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  17 miles
    •  Guide

    Beginning as a paved trail near Boeing in Renton, the Cedar River Trail heads east toward Maple Valley and Landsburg Park. The final miles of ...