Ir al contenido
Canal Lock

Hiram M. Chittenden Locks

Recomendado por 418 habitantes locales ·

Consejos de residentes locales

Sara & Barry
Sara & Barry
July 31, 2020
Check out boats go through the historic locks or watch the salmon on the fish ladder.
Bradley
Bradley
August 15, 2019
A boat lock system with an underwater view of a fish ladder. A hot spot for mating blue herons and on the way to the beach at Golden Gardens.
Amanda
Amanda
August 3, 2019
Watch the salmon climb the ladder. Watch the boats go from fresh water out to the sound. It’s amazing and one of the oldest parts of Seattle.
Jonathan
Jonathan
January 28, 2020
Very cool to watch all the boats go through all the locks!
Alex
Alex
August 20, 2019
Great visit for a first-time visitors. During certain times of the year, you can see salmons migrating via artificial fish ladder.
Panharith
Panharith
July 30, 2019
Visit during Summer and on weekends. It’s free. The locks will have boats line up and water level will go down and up like an elevator for boats.
Chris
Chris
January 13, 2020
Amazing to watch the ships pass through the locks. An amazing Fish ladder and beautiful grounds. Free outdoor concerts in the summer.
Kiruthika
Kiruthika
March 8, 2020
Ballard locks link the Puget Sound with Lake Union and Lake Washington. Boats as large as 760 feet in length and as small as a kayak can travel through the locks. The locks are also a critical link for salmon and steelhead heading upstream to spawn. A fish ladder with 21 steps or “weirs” allows…
Casey
Casey
November 8, 2019
A unique Seattle experience—watching boats transfer between the Sound and the ship canal. Plus you can often catch sights of seals and migrating fish.
Sarah
Sarah
August 3, 2019
Cool to see how the locks work, especially for kids. Worth a visit if you’re planning to be nearby. Free.
Christina
Christina
June 30, 2020
This is actually a place many Ballard-ites take for granted, but it's really cool! It's a gorgeous, arboretum style park as well, with a salmon fish ladder this is packed with salmon in July and August. The locks are how boats go from the Lake Washington and Lake Union out to The Sound without…

Actividades únicas en la zona

Lugares cercanos para hospedarse

Los residentes locales también recomiendan

Beach
“A great sandy beach with stunning views. The water is the chilly Puget Sound. If you want swimming water, head to Lake Washington.”
  • Recomendado por 350 habitantes locales
Otros lugares al aire libre
“Feel like going for a hike without leaving the city? Discovery Park has a 3 mile loop trail through dense forests and it hugs the beach for epic beach combing too. We see bald eagles almost every time we go there.”
  • Recomendado por 405 habitantes locales
Outdoor Sculpture
“The Seattle troll is a unique spot in Fremont for taking pictures before a sailing trip or visit to Pike Place Market”
  • Recomendado por 269 habitantes locales
Barrio
“You can't come to Seattle and not visit Pike Place! They have beautiful flowers year round, fresh fish, live music, and lots of vendors. If you want to have a fish thrown over your head, just purchase any fish from the Pike Place Fish Market. ”
  • Recomendado por 902 habitantes locales
Zoo
“Seattle's zoo is just up the hill on Phinney Ridge. Reservations are required during the coronavirus pandemic.”
  • Recomendado por 239 habitantes locales
Ubicación
3015 Northwest 54th Street
Seattle, WA 98107
Teléfono+1 206-780-2500