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Cushman Trail

Reid Drive NW, Gig Harbor, WA
+1 252-858-3400
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Walking with Sonny

The trail is very clean, except from some bad dog owners, who did not pick up after their dog. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
West Covina, California
Steep near the end!

We were in Tacoma last September and decided to bring our bikes. Looking at possible bike trails we... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Burnaby, Canada
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“bike ride” (6 reviews)
“great walk” (4 reviews)
Reid Drive NW, Gig Harbor, WA
+1 252-858-3400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trail is very clean, except from some bad dog owners, who did not pick up after their dog. The trail is well traveled during the light hours, no lights on trail. It is peaceful and quite and you can walk the whole trail which...More

Thank g0dfry1
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We were in Tacoma last September and decided to bring our bikes. Looking at possible bike trails we found this one. We rode from University Place, rode over the Tacoma Narrows Bridge (what a view!) and caught the trail head at Mile 0. Overall the...More

Thank Tony841
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Great walk though it does get steep at times. There are plenty or rest areas for those that need a break.

Thank Marc R
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have walked the newer section of the Cushman trail, since it is closer for us than the original Cushman trail. This trail was well designed and maintained, and everyone we have encountered to date has demonstrated common courtesy, whether walkers, joggers...More

Thank dcyagura
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This trail offers a nice trail for all...bikers, walkers(most are walkers), runners. Safe walk, good elevation changes, nice path for dogs. Walk or run up to 6 miles one way...good measurements noted on path. Love it!

Thank jan c
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Cushman trails around Gig Harbor are well paved and maintained. There are good sections for running vs walking or even biking. You can go from one end of Gig Harbor by the Tacoma Narrows all the way to Burnham Drive. Of course if you...More

Thank Elia M G
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Some areas are too isolated, worrisome, good for bike riding ,not good for dog walking. Some parts of trail hard to find connections or have to wait for traffic

Thank chrstntrip
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My wife & I are seniors, who recently moved to Gig Harbor & were anxiously looking forward to cycling this nicely paved trail. We started at Borgen parking lot & enjoyed the tree lined trail winding thru the woods. The crossing at Burhnam has a...More

4  Thank Randall W
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I like to walk my dogs along the trail either early morning or evening when it's cooler weather. Alot of the trail is in direct sun. Nice walk, the dogs like to stalk bunnies along the trail, you might see Eagles flying over head or...More

Thank Misty S
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I meet my girlfriend here regularly for a good walk. Parking is easy at the trailhead. The entire trail goes 2 ways, is about 6 miles long and has space for bikes as well. It has a bit of an incline, so you get a...More

Thank jay s
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Sandra S
3 April 2016|
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Response from Kenneth L | Reviewed this property |
Its kind of in chunks but it overall is is 6.1 miles according to a website called traillink. Most of it is protected or exclusive trail. There are a couple of a stretches that are walking on sidewalks alonside the street... More
27 June 2015|
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Response from loanne55 | Reviewed this property |
Asked my friend who is a walker (I haven't been walking much lately). She told me that between the Park and Ride in Gig Harbor on Kimball and the Narrows bridge it is pretty flat. There are some slight hills walking north... More