Tank Hill Trail Improvement Project

Tank Hill View of trail


The purpose of the project was to replace a deteriorated log stair trail from Belgrave Avenue to the top of Tank Hill. The new box steps, were constructed from Douglas Fir timbers and compacted native soil.


The Tank Hill Trail Improvement Project was selected by the Community Opportunity Fund Selection Committee to receive funding as part of Round 4 of the Community Opportunity Fund (COF) Program of the 2012 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond. Additionally, community members donated approximately $4,000 to the construction project.

The trail reopened to the public on September 15,2016.

Construction starting soon

The contractor (Alta Engineering) is scheduled to begin the site surveys this month. Step demolition and construction of the new steps will follow the survey task. Currently the contractor is projecting that trail construction work will occur June through August. During construction, access to the top of Tank Hill will … Continue reading

Tank Hill Project Update!

Thanks for your patience with this project.  We have identified a source to close a $40k shortfall in the cost of the project.   Our Capital and Natural Areas teams have communicated with the contractor who looks forward to signing a contract once the funding has been formally approved by … Continue reading

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