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Whatcom Falls Park

1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham, WA 98229-2435
+1 360-778-7000
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For the Family Day Long Weekend holiday in British Columbia, we chose to stay in Bellingham... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Codiak!
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British Columbia, Canada
Great short walk

Right away after parking you are met with the falls, and you get to enjoy them across a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christian S
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Coquitlam, Canada
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“fish hatchery” (95 reviews)
“stone bridge” (40 reviews)
“duck pond” (11 reviews)
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1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham, WA 98229-2435
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"fish hatchery"
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"stone bridge"
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"duck pond"
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"swimming hole"
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"fishing pond"
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"beautiful waterfall"
in 18 reviews
"old bridge"
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"maintained trails"
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"rushing water"
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"great trails"
in 22 reviews
"easy hike"
in 13 reviews
"walking trails"
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"in town"
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"city limits"
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"easy access"
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"picnic area"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For the Family Day Long Weekend holiday in British Columbia, we chose to stay in Bellingham. Whenever we visit we try to enjoy a stroll around this park. We lucked out on this visit as after weeks of dismal rainy weather (we live nearby in...More

Thank Codiak!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Right away after parking you are met with the falls, and you get to enjoy them across a beautiful stone bridge.

Thank Christian S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful park full of trails and scenic picturesque scenery. The waterfalls are just off the parking lot. Great trails, well taken care of. I loved this park.

Thank Derek O
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great trails and history too.. Water flowing out of Whatcom lake, running through salmon reading ponds and over noisy falls. All set in an accessible nice park.

Thank jimandsusan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love walking the trails there with friends and dogs. The waterfalls are beautiful. Some of the trails aren't paves so they can get a little muddy when it rains. The best time of year to go, from my point of view, is Fall because...More

Thank sarrahvz
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

easy to get lost here for a while, you can also take a look at the adjacent fish hatchery. I had visitors for Seattle and we had a great hike above the falls and along the river. accessible for most of us for sure

Thank loribX7114OH
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Baby is in the heart of Bellingham. They serve great beer, brewed on site. My favorite is th eBlonde, but the other brews, too numerous to mention are outstanding. Great food selection including the beer beef stew my favorite.

Thank Bob-Morton-999
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This is a nice and easy enough for the littles to handle. Nice views and lots of good places for some great photo ops. Make sure to watch the littles as they don’t listen and run on the trails anyways...don’t want them falling off!

Thank djustinfowler
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We had a short time available, so we went to this park. There was a small fish hatchery and the falls were awesome. There were hiking trails.

Thank fisherdad
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The falls was mesmerizing! I had so much fun hanging out with my Freind there! Will definitely visit again in the future!

1  Thank donnatA5554IL
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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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