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Whatcom Falls Park

1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham, WA 98229-2435
+1 360-778-7000
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nice place to visit

nice place to visit and enjoy nature. easy hiking beautiful waterfalls. many different trails... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
vroom14
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Bridgewater, New Jersey
Outstanding forest preserve with great hiking trails

This place is a wonderful collection of walks - sylvan, streamside, lakes and marshes. Traills are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gordon b
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Santa Barbara, California
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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

nice place to visit and enjoy nature. easy hiking beautiful waterfalls. many different trails, most only a few miles.

Thank vroom14
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a wonderful collection of walks - sylvan, streamside, lakes and marshes. Traills are generally well maintained and well-marked. Wonderful trees and spectacular water-falls.

Thank gordon b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice park - enjoyed the falls that I could find - would be nice if the map was better showing all of the entrances clearly and where exactly the falls where - I would have liked to see a few more water...More

Thank Krystal D
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Great Pace to Take Visitors/Family...Check Out the Fish Facility...But Watch Out for the ''No Leash" Dog Area..Some Dogs Will Attack Your Little Pooch..

Thank JPROVO
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful park where you can swim and kayak. It is big and easy to access. It is a great place to walk or ride a bike.,

Thank baltoro
Reviewed 1 week ago

Toddler and big kid playground, fish hatchery, waterfall, duck pond, old railroad tracks, tons of trails, great place to spend the afternoon or longer.

Thank NW1227
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to take an easy-paced walk. The trails are mostly flat and shady, and part of the way goes right along the water. No admission fee and free parking.

Thank OutandAbouttheWorld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a short walk from the parking lot and worth the walk! Be sure to take your camera with you. Easy access.

Thank Tammie663
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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
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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
26 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
8 August 2016|
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Response from amanita80 | Reviewed this property |
Yup! Completely free.
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