Directions

From Tacoma:From I-5 North or South, take Highway 512 East toward Puyallup. From 512, take the Canyon Road exit (fourth exit) and turn right (south) on Canyon Road. Continue for about 4.1 miles to 176th Street East. At this major intersection, turn left (east) and continue about 3 miles to Meridian Avenue East. Stay in the right hand lane and turn right (south) onto Meridian Avenue east (Highway 161). Continue south for 5.6 miles, going through Graham and over a steep hill to 264th Street East. Turn left (east) onto 264th Street East and continue about 3.5 miles. The Chase Garden driveway will be on the left, marked by a sign that says “Chase Garden” at 16015. Take the drive on the right down to the visitor’s center.

From Eatonville: Take Meridian Avenue East (Highway 161 North) to 264th Street East. Turn right (east) on 264th Street East and continue about 3.5 miles.  The Chase Garden driveway will be on the left, marked by a sign that says “Chase Garden” at 16015. Take the drive on the right down to the visitor’s center.

From Seattle: Take the Valley Freeway (Highway 167) South from Renton. Continue through the valley to the Sumner/Yakima exit onto Highway 410 East. Take the second exit at Valley Avenue/Orting and turn right onto Hwy 162 to Orting. In Orting, turn right at a traffic light onto Calistoga, then turn right at the Soldiers’ Home and go up the hill on Orting-Kapowsin Highway. Go to 264th Street East and turn left (east). As you begin to drive downhill, The Chase Garden driveway will be on the left, marked by a sign that says “Chase Garden” at 16015. Take the drive on the right down to the visitor’s center.

Scenic Route from Orting: Continue through Orting on Hwy 162. Continue about 1 mile beyond town to Orville Road. Turn right onto Orville Road. Go about 5 miles to 264th Street East. Turn right (west) onto 264th Street and go up the hill and around the sharp curve. The Chase Garden driveway will be on the right, marked by a sign that says “Chase Garden” at 16015. Take the drive on the right down to the visitor’s center.

From Olympia: Take I-5 North from Olympia. Exit at 123 Thorne Lane, turning right onto Murray Road. Turn left at 150th Street SW, which will become Perimeter Road, then Military Rd. Continue on Military Road about 1.5 miles until Pacific (Highway 7), turn right on Pacific. After 6.5 miles, turn left on 176th Street. In about 5.5. miles, turn right on Meridian (Highway 161). Continue south for 5.6 miles, going through Graham and over a steep hill to 264th Street East. Turn left (east) onto 264th Street East and continue about 3.5 miles. The Chase Garden driveway will be on the left, marked by a sign that says “Chase Garden” at 16015. Take the drive on the right down to the visitor’s center.

Make a day of it in South Sound/Tacoma: Avoid the traffic north of Seattle by heading down to the South Sound and Tacoma area.