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Park Board approves Point Defiance Park Master Plan Update

November 10, 2015

Move to follows decade-long process to guide enhancements to the park After years of community input, the Metro Parks Tacoma Bo... Read More
Public meeting set to help refine Fort Nisqually programs, improvements

November 4, 2015

Process is part of next phase of planning for Point Defiance Park With the Point Defiance Park Master Plan Update n... Read More
Metro Parks Today: November 2015

November 4, 2015

Happy Wednesday. This issue has a decided winter theme, with the Polar Plaza, Zoolights, fun runs and more returning to the district. You&rsq... Read More
Help out for half off: Northwest Trek launches program to help the hungry

November 3, 2015

Visitors who bring two or more cans of food to the wildlife park between Nov. 6 and Nov. 29 will receive half off general admission, and they&rsquo... Read More
Volunteers needed to safeguard your favorite Metro Parks site

November 2, 2015

New “Friends” sought for Titlow, Swan Creek and parks in your neighborhoodMetro Parks’ Titlow Park offers something for just abou... Read More
Revised Point Defiance Park Master Plan Update now available

November 2, 2015

In August, the Park Board postponed its vote on the Point Defiance Park Master Plan Update to align with the City of Tacoma’s technical... Read More
Get ready for the most colorful time of the year: Zoolights

November 1, 2015

Zoolights is set to shine Nov. 27-Jan. 3 at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium The holidays are a few weeks away, but Point Defi... Read More
Get the Scoop on Zoological Careers--For Free!

November 1, 2015

Sixth-grade through college-age students can get the scoop on Zoological careersStudents have met the polar bears. They’ve been enthralled by... Read More
Free admission for veterans on Nov. 11-12 at Northwest Trek and Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

November 1, 2015

U.S. military veterans are invited to enjoy the splendor of Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and the wonder of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at no... Read More
Endangered Oregon Spotted Frogs released into wetlands

November 1, 2015

More than 250 Oregon spotted frogs reared at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park slid quietly into marshy, Pierce County wetlands on an October afternoon,... Read More

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