Directions

To American Lake – Driving:

Southbound:
From I-5, take exit 124 for Gravelly Lake Dr. Turn right onto Gravelly Lake Dr SW/Nyanza Rd SW. Continue to follow Gravelly. Lake Dr. SW. Turn left onto Veterans Dr. SW. Slight left to stay on Veterans Dr. SW. Slight right to stay on Veterans Dr SW. Parking for American Lake North Park will be on the left.

Northbound:
From I-5, take exit 124 for Gravelly Lake Dr. Turn left onto Gravelly Lake Dr SW/Nyanza Rd SW. Continue to follow Gravelly Lake Dr. SW. Turn left onto Veterans Dr. SW. Slight left to stay on Veterans Dr. SW. Slight right to stay on Veterans Dr SW. Parking for American Lake North Park will be on the left.

To Fort Steilacoom Park – Driving:

Southbound:
From I-5 take exit 129 (72nd Street) and turn west onto 74th Street which becomes Custer Drive in 2.3 miles. Turn right on 88th Street SW which becomes Steilacoom Blvd. Turn left on 87th Avenue SW. Then turn right immediately into the park.

Northbound:
From I-5, take exit 124 for Gravelly Lake Dr. Turn left onto Gravelly Lake Dr SW/Nyanza Rd SW. Turn left onto Washington Blvd. Turn right onto Interlaaken Drive SW. Turn left onto 104th. Turn right onto Hipkins Rd SW. Slight left onto Angle Ln SW. Right onto 87th Ave SW/ Elwood Dr SW. Turn left into park entrance.

From Ft. Steilacoom Park (T2) to American Lake (T1):

From Fort Steilacoom Park, go west (left) on Steilacoom Blvd. to Farwest Dr. SW. Turn left onto Farwest Dr. SW. In 1.4 miles turn left onto 112th St SW. In 0.2 miles turn right onto Holden Rd. SW. In 0.4 miles turn left onto Military Rd SW. In 0.2 miles continue onto Washington Blvd SW. In .03 miles turn right onto Vernon Ave. SW. Continue onto Veterans Dr. SW. Continue onto 92nd Ave SW/Vernon Ave. SW. Park will be on the right.

PLEASE NOTE: This map is NOT the triathlon course. It is the directions for athletes, families and fans to travel between the park and the lake prior to and after the start of the triathlon.