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“Zoolights, Owens Beach”

Point Defiance Park
Ranked #1 of 82 things to do in Tacoma
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Scenic park offering more than 700 acres of woodland trails, gardens and waterfront views, along with a zoo and aquarium.
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Zoolights —Always magical! Go early!
Don’t go on New Years Eve!
Great fun, delightful for all

Owens Beach-terrific all year for families, or solo. I never tire of the changing view . So lucky to have such beauty nearby.

Thank Kim M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Whenever I feel the need for the woods, large trees, salt water beach, view the Narrows Bridges, I take a drive thru the Point. Absolutely beautiful place.

Thank Brenda C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Pt Defiance Park is one of the great open spaces left in Tacoma. Great drive, walk or hike. Plus there is the Zoo. Great little zoo for the space. Beach access also.

Thank Jeff N
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this clean and well maintained park.We had a picnic and was going to visit the zoo.

Thank Karen T
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Point defiance has great views and tons of activities for the whole family. Plan enough time to make a whole day the area. There is a zoo, hiking trails, shops and restaurants, museum, marina, dog park and a very scenic drive.

Thank Travis B
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