Are there sandy beaches in Seattle? It’s hard to find a sandy beach in Seattle—but not impossible. If you’re a longtime Seattleite, you’re used to making do with rocky, Puget Sound beaches. We sit on driftwood to read our books and bask in the sun, wear our waterproof sandals for swimming and wading, and keep an extra close eye out for oysters.
Are there swimmable beaches in Seattle? We encourage all Seattleites and visitors to come out to these beaches for a safe and fun swim experience. Madrona Beach, 853 Lake Washington Blvd. West Green Lake Beach, 7312 W Green Lake Dr.
Does Seattle have warm beaches? But never fear — plenty of Seattle parks have beaches on lakes or Sound shorelines as well as fabulous public pools, so you can cool off on a hot day. Although, don’t count on Puget Sound beaches being warm. Even on the sunniest of days, they typically feature chilly water.
Where do people from Seattle go to the beach? Ocean Shores is one of the most popular beach towns west of Seattle along the Pacific Ocean. Because of this, it can get a bit crowded—but it’s also popular for a reason.