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Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open Houses: 2 amazing 3 Tree Point homes!

Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open Houses: 2 amazing 3 Tree Point homes!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest will be holding TWO Open Houses this weekend – from Noon – 3 p.m. this SUNDAY, Jan. 24! Here’s the first home: Enjoy amazing Puget... [Read more]

Oh, the stories the sea could tell (especially about antlers at Three Tree Point)

Oh, the stories the sea could tell (especially about antlers at Three Tree Point)

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story is by Pieter Booth, who scuba dives at Burien’s Three Tree Point. Pieter wrote this story as a response to one we posted in Dec. 2014 showing antlers that... [Read more]

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Dozens dive into 2016 at Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Dozens dive into 2016 at Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

Dozens of brave, crazy citizens dove into the New Year at the Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge on Friday, Jan. 1, under bright and clear sunny skies, with the air temp around 35 and the water actually... [Read more]

Ring in 2016 by diving into the Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge on Friday

Ring in 2016 by diving into the Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge on Friday

Folks will be ringing in 2016 this Friday, Jan. 1, at the annual Polar Bear Plunge, starting at Noon from the beach in the 3400 block of 172nd SW Street (map below) in Burien’s Three Tree Point... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Amazing Three Tree Point waterfront!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Amazing Three Tree Point waterfront!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this Saturday, Dec. 19 and Sunday, Dec. 20 – is an amazing 3-bedroom waterfront home near the tip... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Kitesurfers cruise past Three Tree Point at Sunset Thursday

PHOTOS: Kitesurfers cruise past Three Tree Point at Sunset Thursday

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos of Kitesurfers cruising past Burien’s Three Tree Point at Sunset on Thursday, Nov. 19 (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):  Read More →

VIDEO: Three large pods of Orca Whales swim past Burien’s Three Tree Point

VIDEO: Three large pods of Orca Whales swim past Burien’s Three Tree Point

Another great video has surfaced, this one by Alisa Lemire Brooks of the Orca Network, shot on the morning of Nov. 3, showing members of J & K pods, along with L87 in resting mode traveling in three... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Tugboat Pacific Knight smashes through wind off shores of Burien

PHOTOS: Tugboat Pacific Knight smashes through wind off shores of Burien

And you think your commute is tough? Resident Elston Hill shares the following photos he took Friday, Oct. 30, showing the tugboat Pacific Knight smashing south towards Tacoma past the shores of Burien’s... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Halloween decorations delight, cause Coulrophobia at Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Halloween decorations delight, cause Coulrophobia at Three Tree Point

One of the highlights of Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood is centered at the residence of Greg and Rhonda Dill, who go all out every year for both Halloween and the 4th of July. Kids of all... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Turkey Vultures hover over Burien’s Three Tree Point Thursday

PHOTOS: Turkey Vultures hover over Burien’s Three Tree Point Thursday

Courtesy Ray & Dory Hamlin comes these great photos of Turkey Vultures flying over Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood Thursday morning, Oct. 15 (click images to see larger versions): “Five... [Read more]

VIDEO: Pod of Orca Whales pass by Burien’s Three Tree Point

VIDEO: Pod of Orca Whales pass by Burien’s Three Tree Point

Courtesy Alisa Lemire Brooks of the Orca Network comes this great video showing a pod of Orca Whales passing Burien’s Three Tree Point around sunset on Sunday, Oct. 4: “Sunset close pass-by... [Read more]

LOST: ‘Levi’ the Cat, missing from Three Tree Point area

LOST: ‘Levi’ the Cat, missing from Three Tree Point area

‘Levi’ is a cat who disappeared from the Three Tree Point area on Wednesday, Sept. 30: He’s a 3-yr-old Maine Coon/Persian mix, mostly grey longhair, green eyes, about 20lbs. If you’ve... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Gorgeous Fall Sunset as seen from Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Gorgeous Fall Sunset as seen from Burien’s Three Tree Point

Resident Elston Hill was out again with his camera Monday, Sept. 28, this time in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood, where he took these great photos of a gorgeous Fall Sunset (click images... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Amazing waterfront at 3 Tree Point!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Amazing waterfront at 3 Tree Point!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Sept. 27 – is an amazing 3-bedroom waterfront home near the tip of Three Tree Point! This... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: High-end upper Three Tree Point view home!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: High-end upper Three Tree Point view home!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Sept. 6 – is a high-end upper Three Tree Point home with sweeping views! Enjoy amazing Puget... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Kiteboarders take advantage of Saturday’s windstorm off Burien

PHOTOS: Kiteboarders take advantage of Saturday’s windstorm off Burien

When Saturday’s windstorm hit, not only was resident Elston Hill out and about, but so were several brave kiteboarders, who were sailing off the shores of Burien. “At almost exactly Noon Saturday... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A tour of Burien’s Indian Trail

PHOTOS: A tour of Burien’s Indian Trail

Resident Elston Hill recently took some out of town guests on a tour of the Indian Trail in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood, and he brought along his camera. “I was amused a few months... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The House that Jerry built – discover the back story of this unique 3TP property

The House that Jerry built – discover the back story of this unique 3TP property

Realtor Stuart Steadman is representing an amazing waterfront home on Three Tree Point, once owned by Highline Times Publisher and longtime Burien resident Jerry Robinson. Along with its one-of-a-kind... [Read more]

PHOTO: Morning sun illuminates Mt. Rainier for start of another beautiful day

PHOTO: Morning sun illuminates Mt. Rainier for start of another beautiful day

Reader Ray Hamlyn sent us this great photo of Mt. Rainier, taken from Burien’s Three Tree Point at around 6 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 7. “The morning sun begins illuminating Mt Rainier, signaling... [Read more]

Sponsored Post WANTED: House to buy in 3 Tree Point or west Seahurst area

WANTED: House to buy in 3 Tree Point or west Seahurst area

WANTED: A House to buy in 3 Tree Point area My wife and I have recently sold our home in Seahurst and are looking for a new home in the 3 tree point area. We will also consider west Seahurst. We are... [Read more]

PHOTO: Canadian Coast Guard Ship W. E. Ricker cruises past Three Tree Point

PHOTO: Canadian Coast Guard Ship W. E. Ricker cruises past Three Tree Point

It’s not every day that you see the Canadian Coast Guard cruising off the coast of Burien, but around 8 a.m. Thursday morning (July 9) BTB Contributor Elston Hill captured this image of the ship... [Read more]

STOLEN: 10-foot dinghy stolen from Three Tree Point waterfront

STOLEN: 10-foot dinghy stolen from Three Tree Point waterfront

BTB Reader Ian Kelley wants everyone to be on the lookout for his 10-foot dinghy – complete with oars and life jackets –  that was stolen from his waterfront in Three Tree Point on Friday afternoon... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fireworks light up 4th of July sky over Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fireworks light up 4th of July sky over Burien’s Three Tree Point

Courtesy Elston Hill and his wife Jackline come these great photos showing the barge-based fireworks display shot off over Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday night, July 4 (click images to see larger... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Amazing waterfront near tip of 3 Tree Point!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Amazing waterfront near tip of 3 Tree Point!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this Saturday, June 27 and Sunday, June 28 – is an amazing 3-bedroom waterfront home near the tip... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from Tuesday’s minus low tide at Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Scenes from Tuesday’s minus low tide at Burien’s Three Tree Point

This week we’ll experience some of the lowest tides of the year, and BTB Contributor Elston Hill took some great photos Tuesday morning (June 16) at Three Tree Point with his wife Jackline Hill and... [Read more]

Here’s how YOU can help fund the annual Three Tree Point Fireworks show!

Here’s how YOU can help fund the annual Three Tree Point Fireworks show!

Here comes the 4th of July – a very special event in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood! “Our quiet and scenic corner of Burien turns on the charm to share in the traditions of the 4th... [Read more]

PHOTO: 102-year old schooner ‘Adventuress’ sails past Three Tree Point

PHOTO: 102-year old schooner ‘Adventuress’ sails past Three Tree Point

Dory Hamlyn sent us this photo, showing the 102-year old schooner ‘Adventuress’ as she rounded Three Tree Point and headed south on Friday, April 24: Here’s more info about this schooner,... [Read more]