10 minutes away along Lake Tapps, you’ll find 45 acre Allan Yorke Park - ball fields, boat launch, kayak and paddle board rentals, fishing dock, playgrounds, skateboard park, swimming areas, tennis courts, about 1,000 feet of trails along the southeast corner of the park and a volleyball court.
7.5 miles from Lake Tapps - enjoy all that this popular lake has to offer! The swimming area and boat launch area is located on the north side of Lake Tapps. A largely undeveloped 135 acre site with approximately 10,000 feet of waterfront access including a sandy swimming area. North Lake Tapps County Park offers spectacular views of Mount Rainier to the south and is a great place for kids and adults to swim. The park has several amenities that include, barbeque grills, beach access, a boat ramp, picnic tables, trails, rest rooms and a seasonal concession stand. There’s also the Tapps Island Golf Course and the newly opened Island Lodge that offers deck seating, overlooks the water and has stellar mountain views.
Grab brunch at Farm 12 Restaurant! This popular eatery is owned and operated in conjunction with Step By Step, a local non-profit dedicated to helping mothers and mothers to be. The funds from this space have allowed them to continue to help thousands of women transform their lives and the lives of their families for the better.
If you’ve got a bit of a green thumb, you’ll be excited to know that Windmill Gardens is less than a mile away and the destination for garden inspiration! Their amazing full service plant staff can provide you with plenty of info to spruce up your flowers beds, plant info, fresh cut flower delivery, hanging baskets, custom services and floral arrangements for parties and weddings. Check all their upcoming events for house plant and yard help!
Less than 5 miles from downtown Sumner for dining and shopping - Schafer’s Bar & Grill, an informal hangout with bar bites, brews and weekend dancing, Aversano’s Italian Restaurant offers a saloonlike setting and serves up pizza and other Italian favorites. Dixie’s Home Cookin, it’s only open from 7 AM to 3 PM, but they have plenty of comfort food like biscuits and gravy.
Simple Tidings & Kitchen for your kitchen supply needs or gifts, SugarBabies is a boutique baby clothing store, Craft 19 offers specialty coffee and fresh crepes, and for all your grocery shopping needs, Fred Meyer is here too!