The Greenway is the perfect place for walking, bird watching, fishing, running, biking, skating, picnicking, and enjoying healthy outdoor activities in solitude or with friends and family. The Yakima Greenway boasts ten miles of paved pathway, three parks, two fishing lakes, and four river access landings along with protected and natural areas. Greenway facilities are free and open to the public year 'round, dawn to duskIt is wheelchair accessible, with fishing piers designed for the disabled at Rotary Lake.
The Greenway is fondly known as "The Jewel of Yakima" and is a favorite place enjoyed and supported by thousands of residents and visitors every year. There is no place else like it in the Yakima Valley!
Kiddin' Around is a summer-long activity program for kids established by the Yakima Greenway Foundation. The mission of Kiddin' Around is to promote a healthy and active lifestyle for all youth with an emphasis on combating childhood obesity. It is a community project with many different organizations participating. Over 25 events and several independent activities are offered during the season.