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Whatcom Falls Park

1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham, WA 98229-2435
+1 360-778-7000
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Beautiful Falls and Great Trails

My husband and I came to see the Falls and decided to hike one of the trails there. There were so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
snorkledork23
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Columbus, Ohio
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Beautiful way to spend an afternoon

This park is kept neat and the natural setting is beautiful. I seen a dear gracing on the way in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bluestratos
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Lynden, Washington
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish hatchery” (88 reviews)
“stone bridge” (36 reviews)
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1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham, WA 98229-2435
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+1 360-778-7000
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I came to see the Falls and decided to hike one of the trails there. There were so many kids having fun in the water and it was fun to see so many kids and families enjoying the gorgeous day. We spent...More

Thank snorkledork23
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park is kept neat and the natural setting is beautiful. I seen a dear gracing on the way in and there were many unique birds if you look for them.

Thank bluestratos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the trail through the park on a family visit. It was beautiful. The path was good, though we took the stairs down to see the fish hatchery. There are an a aging number of trails through the park.

Thank patcoy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park is a wonderful area for a relaxing walk, or aggressive hike. Nice pathways/trails and stunning falls. Lots of trees keep it nice and shaded and cool on a sunny day. There are 2 parking lot areas, one above and one off another road...More

Thank ElissaClaire
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would definitely recommend stopped by to see the falls. It is an easy, quick walk to several beautiful falls.

Thank Darlene L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I use to live in Bellingham and ride by bike when a child. I went by to see the different. Not much was changed. It is nice still see the park hasn't changed much

Thank Trent6719
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A feel of wilderness within the city, beautiful waterfall and stream and miles of paths to walk and be with nature.

Thank A9567VWdanielp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful park and hiking trails. They have an old stone bridge and waterfalls. Terrific for hiking or finding a bench and taking in the beautiful scenery.

Thank extraordinarylife
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love going here. It's good for all ages! Some trails are near less steep terrain but it's all very easy for all ages. It's also a great place for the intermediate to advanced cyclist. I would caution cliff jumping but many places are great...More

Thank ambersalad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whatcom Falls Park has great trails for walking and biking that intersect with neighborhoods. The bridge across Whatcom Creek is a lovely place for photos. There are spots to swim. Look carefully on some of the trails and you'll find some bird carvings!

Thank Kasey98226
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Sharon W
15 July 2017|
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Response from Pocahontashiker | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are many places in the park to read a book. If you want to be near the falls, I would of course bring a folding chair or spread a blanket.
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jamiemacdonald
25 October 2016|
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Response from Charisse H | Reviewed this property |
you can do in as little as 10 minutes. the falls are right off the parking lot. if you follow the trails you can walk for as long as you'd like.
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Grnycrl
7 August 2016|
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Response from amanita80 | Reviewed this property |
Yup! Completely free.
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