Welcome to the Hawks Prairie Reclaimed Water Ponds Trail! This is a wonderful trail for families and outdoor enthusiasts alike. The trail is situated right in the industrial/storage area of Lacey, but it has scenic views of the surrounding landscape.
As you start your journey on the trail, you will be surrounded by lush greenery and tall trees. The trail is well-maintained and easy to follow, so you won’t have to worry about getting lost. There are also plenty of benches and rest areas along the way, so you can take a break and enjoy the view.
One of the highlights of this trail is the abundance of wildlife. You might spot birds such as hawks and eagles soaring overhead, tons of waterfowl, as well as smaller birds like finches and sparrows flitting about in the bushes. If you’re lucky, you might even see a deer or two grazing in the nearby fields.
The trail is a loop that is just under a mile long, so it’s perfect for families with young children or anyone looking for a leisurely stroll. The terrain is mostly flat, so it’s easy to walk and suitable for all ages and fitness levels.
The Hawks Prairie Reclaimed Water Ponds Trail is a great place to spend an afternoon with your family or to take a peaceful walk by yourself. So grab your walking shoes, pack a picnic, and come enjoy the beauty of nature on this wonderful trail.
- There are no bathrooms on site, so go ahead of time.
- If you’re looking to grab some coffee or a trail snack, visit Juniper Coffee!
- Located: 3205 Willamette Dr NE, Lacey, WA 98516
- Before you head out, check out WTA’s trail reports.