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Hours & Directions

Point Defiance Park is located at:

5400 N. Pearl St.
Tacoma, WA 98407

General Park Hours:
  • Open ½ hour before sunrise
  • Close ½ hour after sunset

Restroom Hours:

Facility Hours:

Parking is FREE!

Directions From Interstate 5

Take Exit 132 (Highway 16 West). Exit at 6th Avenue (exit #3) and turn left. Take the next right on to Pearl Street. Follow Pearl Street into Point Defiance Park.

Alternate Park Entrance
You can also enter the park using the Mildred Street Entrance. Follow Pearl Street northbound as directed above. Turn left on North 51st Street and drive to Mildred Street. Turn right on Mildred and follow Mildred into the park.

Park Map

Point Defiance Park Trail Map
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