Spring/Summer 2019 | FifeMagazine | 11 Location: 6512 Valley Ave. E., Fife Trail length: The .25 mile fully-paved trail is one feature of the 15-acre park that was a former farm with a natural creek. Amenities: Bathrooms, grassy areas for picnics, several picnic shelters available for rent, barbecue grills, a playground, plenty of benches for walkers needing a break. Gardeners: Check out the native plants in the park’s 19 rain gardens. Good to know: Catch a glimpse of the trains as they roll by on the nearby tracks. A bridge is the entry and exit point for the park. Stroller Strut: Parents, come check out Fife Parks & Recreation’s new Stroller Strut program at Brookville. Meet by the restrooms at 10 a.m. Tuesdays for an hour- long walk around the paved trail. It’s free! BROOKVILLE GARDENS COMMUNITY PARK Brookville Gardens Community Park has trails and other amenities. FIVE ACRE PARK Location: 6335 Radiance Blvd E., Fife Trail length: About .44 miles of fully-paved trail. Amenities: Bathrooms, a skate park, basketball court, playground, picnic shelters available for rent and plenty of space to roam. An ideal destination for strollers and dog walking. Be sure to check out the exercise stations along the trail. Bonus: A great destination for fall colors and springtime cherry blossoms. There’s plenty of space to roam and trails to explore at Five Acre Park. HYLEBOS NATURE AREA Location: 5802 4th St. E., Fife Trail length: It’s about .7 miles one direction, with unpaved terrain. Note: This is a rustic nature preserve and some visitors could have difficulty traversing gravel and the natural terrain. Amenities: No bathrooms. This is a 15-acre site that is an ongoing habitat restoration project. Plenty of wildlife to spot here. Hylebos Nature Area is a rustic trail worth exploring. TRAILS DAY When: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., July 27 What: Help us beautify Hylebos Trail. Where: 6125 8th St. E., Fife Schedule: Trail walk at 9 a.m. Clean-up 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Volunteer lunch 12 p.m. Contact: mjendrick@cityoffife.org or 253-896-8671 if you would like to volunteer.