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Worth the drive! The drive itself is magnificent, and the Falls are magnificent!!! A beautiful... read more

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Jane L
Wilmette, Illinois
Beautiful falls and easy to get to for viewing

The main falls are just off the roadway and easy to hike to. There is a wire chain fence to keep... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chris S
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed today

Worth the drive! The drive itself is magnificent, and the Falls are magnificent!!! A beautiful spot. Make sure you stop at the Wake and Bake coffee house on the way up or down.

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 5 days ago

The main falls are just off the roadway and easy to hike to. There is a wire chain fence to keep you from getting too close to the edge which is good because the drop is 70 feet or so, There are some smaller falls...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great way to view some of the Washington country at very little cost, just gas in fact. The waterfall may not be big but it is very relaxing and beautiful to look at. On the way if you go off the beaten...More

Thank WalkintheClouds
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Once the home to the Noosack Indians this was once the site for salmon catching. Many beautiful water falls in the area.

Thank 6400wendy
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Just outside Glacier on the way to the Mount Baker Ski Area is a nice little falls as tributaries of the Nooksack fall into a horseshoe bend in the river. Watch for a sign on the right side of the highway heading uphill towards Mount...More

3  Thank jrftrav16
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This is just off the Baker Scenic Hwy between mile markers 40 & 41. You have to exit to another rougher road and drive about a quarter mile or more back. The walk from the small parking lot is short but rough. The falls are...More

3  Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We drove from Bellingham to the falls which is about an hour and ten minute drive. The falls are absolutely breathtaking! They are not the easiest to photograph due to the location and the viewpoint of the falls, still the scenery here is incredible! This...More

Thank picklepedro_
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Above all exercise extreme caution, especially with children. The best time to visit is during spring thaw. The least interesting is the fall. These falls are spectacular in an area abounding in the spectacular. Do not go beyond the fences and do not lean onto...More

2  Thank willyum2
Reviewed 3 March 2018

It is a beautiful falls, and it is free to observe. The large pipe that you see going into the parking lot runs one of the first power plants in Whatcom County. Originally it produced all of the electricity for the rural county. Today its...More

1  Thank jamestU2190RC
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Nooksack Falls is a must stop photo op when you're headed to Mt. Baker. It is beautiful during all seasons. Be sure to wear good walking shoes. It isn't far in but there are lots of tree roots and such. Also, it gets a bit...More

1  Thank Leigh M
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marlar s
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Recent wind storms have taken down most of the leaves. The latter part of October is usually best for color along both the Mount Baker highway 542 and Chuckanut Drive. However, those are both great drives at any time of... More