Khunamokwst Park

Cully’s newest park is scheduled to open early spring of 2015. The park’s diverse play areas have a distinctive blend of traditional and nature-based play with swings, prefabricated climbing boulders, a low flow water feature, and a universally accessible play structure. The playground structure was conceptualized to feel like a tree fort next to the signature Douglas Fir tree in the heart of the park. The park also includes a picnic shelter with an eco roof, 3000 square foot skatedot, and a large open lawn.

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Basalt columns are integrated around the play structure stabilize the slopes and provide discoverable routes for scrambling. Rubber tiles will be installed on the embankment.

 

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Mauricio Saldana carved a couple pieces of stone that were incorporated into the seat wall including these fiddleheads.

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The stone wall will provide seating looking out towards the park and protect the roots around the signature Douglas Fir tree.

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Large timbers were salvaged from the structure that was previously on the site and are being placed around the play area for seating.

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The low flow water feature has small stone waterfalls, colored concrete channel, and basalt columns that match the other stone in the play area.

 

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