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Nooksack Falls

Bellingham, WA
+1 360-599-2714
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This is a side visit when traveling Mt Baker Highway

You'll only see a glimpse of the falls because they are so dangerous; they are fenced off - and for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TukeMom
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Bellingham, Washington
Beautiful waterfall

This is such a beautiful waterfall. Lush green waters, a waterfall from 88 feet high. It's roaring... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
traveltime0000
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Dallas, Texas
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Bellingham, WA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You'll only see a glimpse of the falls because they are so dangerous; they are fenced off - and for very good reason. You can walk across a bridge and see some very nice rapids as they river approaches the falls, but don't make this...More

Thank TukeMom
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is such a beautiful waterfall. Lush green waters, a waterfall from 88 feet high. It's roaring and loud and just gorgeous.

Thank traveltime0000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nooksack Falls is a very easy waterfall to get to by car and by foot. Just a short drive on a dirt road off the Mount Baker Highway leads to a small parking lot. Near the trailhead is a sign with the history of the...More

Thank Rainier72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved it. We stopped on the way to Mt Baker area for a show shoe hike. In late May, the falls and river were full force from melting snow, so it was very powerful and beautiful. My family loved it, and loved how the...More

Thank pla_orange
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This park can be slippery when wet and it's usually wet. The views are wonderful, from moss covered trees to the rushing waters of two streams that invited settlers and lumbermen into the area.

Thank j4austin
Reviewed 27 April 2017

"Go East 542", as the locals say and enjoy the drive. The falls are beautiful and impressive to see during the Spring runoff. The last Sunday in May is the Ski to Sea from Mount Baker to Bellingham. The race is the world's first and...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 22 February 2017

If you are in the area or perhaps choose to camp/stay somewhere around here, this is a wonderful place to visit! Great to spend a couple of hours or a day just hiking and taking in nature. We happened to see some guys nutty enough...More

Thank dansonman22
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Whether you "white water" the Nooksack or just hike along the rivers edge, the Falls are a beautiful site to see. We consider the Falls the gateway to Mt Baker. Wonderful day trip.

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 29 January 2017

It was a waterfall. Interesting to see and a nice stop to stretch. No other attraction in the immediate area

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Easy access to view the falls. Even handicapped can enjoy. Good signage with the history of the falls.

Thank azgjudy
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marlar s
11 November 2015|
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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
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