The BPA Trail in Federal Way gets its name from the Bonneville Power Administration. You can visit several parks along the way of this urban trail including Celebration Park, Madrona Park and Panther Lake Park. It is also passes by the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Centre. The paved path is ADA accessible and allows leashed dogs. For an even longer journey, check out the West Campus Trail which connects to the BPA Trail.
Map & Directions
To reach the trailhead at the King County Aquatic Center: From I-5 S, take exit 142 towards S 348th St to get on WA-18 W. In around 0.3 mile, stay to the right to get on WA-18 W, and in a little under half a mile, continue onto S 348th St. After approximately 0.8 mile, keep to the right as S 348th St merges into SW Campus Drive. In about 80 feet, the King County Aquatic Center will be on the right.
If you are traveling by bus, Metro Route 903 has a stop near the BPA Trail at the King County Aquatic Center. (See metro.kingcounty.gov for schedules and connections.)