Just a minute away, enjoy picturesque green space offering wooded trails, open spaces, picnic facilities & a play structure at the Meridian Neighborhood Park.
Need an espresso and a bike? You can get both at Baby-Boomer Bikes and Beans - an independent coffee shop that specializes in coffee and electric bicycles.
Get small batch beer from Top Rung Brewing owned by two local firefighters. They’re a 10 barrel production brewery with tasting room. Their tasting room is family friendly and while they will only offer warm pretzels and snacks, they partner with local food vendors and food trucks as well as allow patrons to bring in their own food of their choice or have it delivered.
Get a delicious sub sandwich from one of the best sub shops in town! Meconi’s Italian Subs is the place to go for homemade bread and fresh ingredients. Their Italian sub is the most popular, but they also have, ham, turkey, veggie, plus scratch made tuna and egg salad. And if you’re in the mood for a hot sub, try the meatball or Philly cheesesteak.
Just a 9 minute 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 the check their website though for any trail closures.
For dining and shopping needs, drive 9 minutes into town and you’ll find Home Depot, Ram Restaurant & Brewery, UPS Store, Chipotle, Best Buy, Red Robin, Walmart SuperCenter, Costco and 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.