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Celebrate ‘Bike to Work Day’ with King County Parks, May 16

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Friday, May 16 is “Bike to Work Day,” and King County Parks will be on the Burke-Gilman Trail in Kenmore during the morning commute to thank all of those riders who are doing their part to reduce traffic congestion and cut tailpipe emissions.

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Friday, May 16 is “Bike to Work Day,” and King County Parks will be on the Burke-Gilman Trail in Kenmore duringrsz_bgt-btw-2014 the morning commute to thank all of those riders who are doing their part to reduce traffic congestion and cut tailpipe emissions.
 
Stop by the King County Parks tent from 6 – 9 a.m. Friday at Log Boom Park to fuel up with free KIND bars, to pick up the latest maps and regional trail construction updates, and to enter a drawing for a free pair of tickets to a show at this summer’s Marymoor Park Concert Series.

With 175 miles of trails linking neighborhoods, communities and cities throughout the county, King County Parks’ regional trails system offers a great alternative to the usual old commute.

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King County Parks - Your Big Backyard - offers more than 200 parks and 26,000 acres of parks and natural lands, including such regional treasures as Marymoor Park and Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park, 175 miles of regional trails, 180 miles of backcountry trails and a world-class aquatic center. By cultivating strong relationships with non-profit, corporate and community partners, King County Parks enhances park amenities while reducing costs. Learn more at https://www.kingcounty.gov/parks/.