Within the community you’ll find the neighborhood Glacier Park - offering a playground, basketball court and an open field for play or soccer. And if you need more room, Edgewater Park is less than a mile away with a larger playground, a basketball court, pickleball/tennis courts and a spacious open field for play.
Just a 6 mile drive is the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge - The wildlife refuge is home to the Nisqually River Delta, which has the unique status as Washington’s largest relatively undisturbed estuary and provides habitats for more than 300 different species of fish and wildlife and has several miles of hiking trails. Before trekking here, be sure to check their website though for any trail closures.
The Hawks Prairie Golf Club Course is less than 2 miles away - offering two 18-hole courses, the Links and the Woodlands. Whether you’re a pro or just practicing, you’ll enjoy this gorgeous course with views of Mount Rainier and the Puget Sound breeze.
For dining and shopping needs, drive 10 minutes into town and you’ll find The Landing at Hawks Prairie - Home Depot, Ram Restaurant & Brewery, UPS Store, Chipotle, Best Buy, Red Robin, Walmart SuperCenter, Costco, Firehouse Subs, Luxe Nails and Trapper’s Sushi. There’s also the Hawks Prairie Mall - Safeway, Starbucks, Papa Murphy’s, Jersey Mike’s Subs, Charlie’s Safari, Nail Salon, Season’s Teriyaki, Hot Ginger and Pho Bar, India Garden & Bar, Big Lots, Wells Fargo, Trapper’s Sushi, Puerto Vallarta, Super Buffet and LA Fitness.
Commuters will enjoy the quick access to I-5. This home is the perfect location for anyone who needs to stay local or is commuting for work. Downtown Olympia is 9 miles away, JBLM is 18 miles and Tacoma is 38 minutes.