The Bloedel Reserve
Experiential public garden and forest reserve, a mixed tapestry of woodlands, meadows and landscaped gardens. With 150 acres to explore and 14 distinct landcapes, plan to spend at least 2 hours wandering around the reserve.
The Bloedel Reserve is a 150-acre forest garden on Bainbridge made by the vice-chairman of a lumber company, under the influence of the conservation movement and Asian philosophy. Internationally-recognized for the inspirational beauty of its refined gardens, natural landscapes, and preserved…
The Bloedel Reserve is a forest garden on Bainbridge Island, made by the vice-chairman of a lumber company, under the influence of the conservation movement and Asian philosophy.
Hit it in the morning before it get's crowded to really enjoy the gardens, you will need a car to get here is it's the North end fo the island.
“Wonderful museum featuring crafts free to visitors and can be well worth the visit. They have a cafe on the main floor, elevators for easy access and a gift shop worth a stop.”
“A great spot for pizza, sandwiches and beer or wine. They occasionally have live music. Not open for breakfast.”
“Excellent pub in historic building with great pub fare and beers and wines. British style Sunday lunch served too. Great waterside location.”
“Close to Rolling Bay Cabin. Beautiful beach, views of city, playground for kids.”
“An important monument , the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial is an outdoor exhibit commemorating the internment of Japanese Americans from Bainbridge Island in the state of Washington. Located at Pritchard Park, 4192 Eagle Harbor Drive a short drive from Winslow.”