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Whatcom Falls Park

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Outstanding, easy walk in the woods.

Outstanding, easy walk in the woods. Go any season. Follow the creek through and even out of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Markinham
Beautiful and tranquil scenery

We took a hike through Whatcom Falls Park in the early part of September, weather was perfect... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RStonesfan
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1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham, WA 98229-2435
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding, easy walk in the woods. Go any season. Follow the creek through and even out of the park into Bellingham.

Thank Markinham
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a hike through Whatcom Falls Park in the early part of September, weather was perfect. Scenery is beautiful.

1  Thank RStonesfan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a friendly reminder to those of you who enjoy having your dog off leash. Respect others whose dogs are working service dogs, or are dogs who want their personal space respected. I asked a woman to leash her dog and she lost control of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably one of the most beautiful parks within a cities borders. This park is large, offers lots of trails and gorgeous scenery.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What great place for a walk and summer fun. The picnic area is clean and trees are beautiful this time of year. Parking is difficult to find due to the Mountain bikers parking and leaving their vehicles for the day while they ride their bikes...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous nature, walks of all lengths, waterfalls and water holes for swimming in the summers. Whatcom Falls is magical! Talk a lunch and just sit on a boulder listening and feeling amazing nature! Truly a beautiful spot - easy access and you can take 30...More

Thank Susanne P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whatcom Falls Park is a very green area. The waterfall was small while we were there because of the dry summer but was still a very good sight. I loved the stone bridge. The park has lots of walking trails and other sights to see....More

Thank wemmjm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Waterfalls and paths were terrific, but watching the otters play in the lake was truly a highlight for me any my nephews.

Thank VicCosentino
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were just looking for a place to break a long trip and walk the dogs, but ended staying for hours, strolling the well-cared-for trails, exploring the forest, and watching the squirrels. I would love to come back here and hike more trails in the...More

1  Thank Jeantak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a trip to Bellingham and decided to see the falls park myself. Nice in the neighborhood park with walking/hiking trails all throughout the park. Also a nice waterfall as you first walk into the area. I highly recommend all to come and see...More

Thank Mystiqgirl_66
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Quilt-Shop-Scout
23 June 2018|
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Response from SandyAmanda | Reviewed this property |
The trail is in the middle of the parking lot to the left if you are driving in. I did not do the whole trail only to the bridge where the main falls are.
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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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