Sehmel Homestead Park

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  • Sports
    • Synthetic Multi-Sport Turf: Soccer, Football, Lacrosse, Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Tennis, Cross Country
  • Picnic Areas
    • Picnic – Drop ins, Picnic Reservations
  • Dogs on Leash
  • Playground
  • Trails
  • Buildings & Venues
    • Pavilion, Amphitheater, meeting rooms, Party Room, Weddings and Rentals
  • Natural Features
    • Heritage Garden, Demonstration Garden, Pond, Wetlands, Meadow, Forest Area
  • Additional Features
    • Art & Artifacts, Drinking Fountain, Environmental Education, Historic, Parking Stalls/ ADA, Orchard, Sanican, Restrooms, Concessions, Bike Trail

Park and Trail Map (PDF)

10123 78th Ave. NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98332

Hours: 7 a.m. to dusk

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This 98.0-acre site is located in the North Rosedale area northwest of downtown Gig Harbor. The property includes 76.0 acres of meadow, naturalistic pond, wetlands, and forest conservancy area. There are 22.0 acres of active recreation with a 375-foot baseball field, two 300-foot combination baseball and softball fields, an artificial turf soccer field, two tennis courts, a basketball court, a Boundless Playground which offers recreation for children of all abilities, one picnic shelter, several picnic areas, an outdoor performing arts amphitheater, an indoor pavilion, concessions, restrooms, drinking fountains, Heritage & Master Gardener Demonstration gardens and 4 miles of trails on the property.

Read about the Sehmel Family's history here.

The Facilities Rental Brochure is available for viewing with pricing - Click Here

Upcoming Events:

Free Kid’s

Pumpkin Activity

Saturday, October 18 at 1pm

Sehmel Homestead Park Pavilion


Join Master Gardener Pam as she presents “Pumpkins: from Seed to Tasty Foods and Decorations.” It is a program geared to showing children how pumpkins develop from seeds to food for people.


Participants will learn how to start seeds over the winter for planting in the spring. Children will have the opportunity to taste various pumpkin preparations and will be provided their own pumpkin they can decorate and take home.


Recommended for ages 5 to 10 and must be accompanied by an adult. The class is free but pre-registration is requested to

To find out more about Master Gardeners please visit the WSU Master Gardeners website

Sehmel Homestead Park has a wide variety of recreational camps & classes for all ages.

Interested in becoming a Sehmel Homestead Park Volunteer Park Host? – Click Here

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