Clark Lake

Category Overview

Local Parks grants help protect these symbols of vibrant communities, providing places for families to gather and play and promoting a healthy and active lifestyle in an era when people spend increasing amounts of their time inside. The WWRP is the largest source of local parks funding in Washington, helping communities fund the acquisition, development, and renovation of vital recreation areas and green spaces.

Project Highlights

Acquisition in a rapidly growing area east of Kent. Property provides public access to Clark Lake, and future development will focus on passive recreation facilities. Park was transferred to the City of Kent after annexation from King County.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Kent Parks, Rec & Comm Serv Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: 1000000 Applicant Match: 1000000 Project Type: Acquisition County: King Legislative District: 47 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 91-230

Location Details

From I-5 north, exit the Kent-Des Moines Road and head east. This road will turn into SR 516. Follow this through Kent onto the East Hill. At 132nd Street turn left. Continue down this road until 240th Street SW. Turn left and head to 120th SW. GPS parking lot Lat: 47.38660 N Long: 122.17424 W

What is the WWRP

The Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP) is a state grant program that creates and conserves local and state parks, wildlife habitat and working farms. The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office administers WWRP grants, and the legislature funds the program.