Get out and about this autumn and enjoy the neighborhood and the Cirque Bridgeport Park that’s just a block away. This recreational 27-acre park boasts softball fields, a skateboard park, a playground, a small trail around the park, all with Mount Rainier views on clear days.
If you’re looking for a much bigger park, with scenic views of Puget Sound, you can look forward to being just 8 minutes from the Chamber’s Bay Trail & Golf Course - The trail head is only 3.25 miles round trip, but the hills provide a great incline workout. The views of the Olympic Mountains will reward your efforts though! If you enjoy golf – Chamber’s Bay Golf Course is one of the top courses in the nation and the first course in the Northwest to welcome the U.S. Open Championships. Their onsite restaurant – The Grill offers a nice weekend brunch and sunset dinners. They also have special events throughout the year, check their page for upcoming events.
This home is conveniently less than two miles from the University Place Town Center and has Whole Foods, along with Anthem Coffee & Tea, Top Pot Doughnuts, Bliss Ice Cream, Jersey Mike’s Subs and the University Place Library that you can use to slow down and catch up and start your fall reading list. Stretch your muscles out at the newly opened Pure Barre, you’ll leave you feeling balanced and refreshed. Currently under construction and opening late of 2019 is Orange Theory Fitness and MOD Pizza.
The holidays are just a couple months away and you can look forward to this fun event in December - The University Place Tree Lighting. Bundle up and gather at the Market Square for the Lighting of the University Place Christmas Tree. Top Pot Doughnuts and Hometown Dogs provide snacks!
Just minutes away from the UP Town Center is the Green Firs Towne Center - Safeway, Starbucks, Sapporo Japanese Steakhouse, Home Goods, Trader Joe’s, Mud Bay, Gyro Zone and Fresh Rolls, Soggy Doggy and the Hand & Stone Massage Spa.