Ken Lake Neighborhood in Olympia, WA
By Nancy Conner, Olympia/Thurston County WA
Ken Lake neighborhood in Olympia, WA offers some great amenities to the residents of the neighborhood. There are four parks where residents can play tennis, let the kids play on playground equipment, picnic, or just relax. And the lake access park in Ken Lake lets residents swim, boat (non-motorized only) or fish within walking distance from their home! Ken Lake is located on the westside of Olympia and is close to shopping, restaurants, a movie theater, medical facilities, freeway access. The neighborhood is within the Olympia school district, with children attending McLane Elementary, Thurgood Marshall Middle School, and Capitol High School. Homes in the Ken Lake neighborhood were built predominately from the late 1960's through the 1970's, and there is a good variety of styl...