Get close to nature!
Here is a just a sample of the many indoor and outdoor wildlife viewing opportunities near Lynnwood.
Edmonds Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary
Wander the boardwalk to hear and see some of the more than 200 migratory birds in the marshland, as well as those making Puget Sound their year-round home. Interpretive signs border the marshland and bird watchers are rewarded during spring and fall migration.
180 W Dayton St • Edmonds, WA 98020 | Website
Outback Kangaroo Farm
Explore this unique wildlife animal park and hand feed kangaroo, wallabies and wallaroos; learn about llamas, alpacas, pygmy goats and ostrich.
10030 Washington 530 • Arlington, WA 98223 | Website
Reptile Zoo & Living Museum
One of the most comprehensive collections of reptiles on the west coast. From Black Mambas to large anacondas, you’ll see reptiles seldom found in other zoos.
22715 State Route 2 • Monroe, WA 98272 | Website
Woodland Park Zoo
The Woodland Park Zoo encompasses more than 93 acres and is home to more than 300 animal species. Daily activities, animal feedings and special events are always changing. Take the Monkey Tour, stroll through the Butterfly House or visit the Tropical Rain Forest.
601 N 59th St • Seattle, WA 98103 | Website
Puget Sound Express Whale Watching Tours
Board the Chilkat Express at the Port of Edmonds, just five miles west of Lynnwood and head to the San Juan Islands for a spectacular whale watching adventure. Enjoy spacious, comfortable indoor seating and large windows while you take in the scenery.
336 Admiral Way • Edmonds, WA 98020 | Website
The Seattle Aquarium offers fun, exciting ways to discover more about the amazing Puget Sound through hands-on marine experience and preservation education. Fun for the whole family!
1483 Alaskan Way • Seattle, WA 98101 | Website
The Puget Sound area offers a great deal of bird watching opportunity. Visit our Bird Watching page for more information.