Learn about all Pierce County has to offer.

Green Check Out Washington backpack with binoculars and state park information (Links to Check Out Washington information)

Check Out Washington state parks with a backpack from your Pierce County Library.

Three people admire art at the museum (Links to Museum Passes information)

Learn more about art, history, local gardens and more with Museum Passes.

Librarian helps child find a book to read on the Bookmobile (Links to Community Resources information)

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Recommended Read

Get to know Pierce County and the surrounding area with a hike. You don’t even have to leave the city! “Urban Trails” are The Mountaineers popular hiking series – each book features trails from one particular area. They are equally great for people visiting a new place for the first time and long-time locals looking to get to know their area even better.

Unlike other trail guides, this series is dedicated to inclusivity and features trails for all skill types, abilities, transportation access and specifies trails fit for families with young children and/or dogs.

Find this and other books about Pierce County at your Pierce County Library and follow us on Instagram for more recommendations.

A pair of hiking shoes sits next to a collection of books about urban trails. Each book includes a colorful photo of the area and details about the contents.