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Address: 1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225
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Worth a visit if you are in Bellingham

Easy to park. Easy walk to the falls. In the park: fish hatchery, picnic area, toilets, and trails. To get the best use of the trails, go to the park's website and download the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to park. Easy walk to the falls. In the park: fish hatchery, picnic area, toilets, and trails. To get the best use of the trails, go to the park's website and download the park trail map before you go. Along one of the trails you can see markers for the Olympic Pipeline. You may want to learn about the... More 

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London, Canada
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The falls a are very close walk from the parking lot. We took several pictures and found the bridge to be very historic and nostalgic.

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2 Thank Warm&Sunny
Bellingham, Washington
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I come from NW Ohio where the topography is very different, so the parks I'm used to are also very different. When I first walked into the park, I was gobsmacked. Tall trees, rushing waterfalls, honest-to-goodness hilly terrain that provided a challenge, and a fish hatchery. Wow; I thought I was in at least a state park! What a gem... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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48 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We were looking for a new trail to get our power walking done and decided to try Whatcom Falls Park. It did NOT give us a workout whatsoever, but was a very pretty place for a leisurely walk, beautiful falls and picturesque ponds. A good walk for young children (with supervision!) and those who cannot handle hills or rough trails.... More 

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Lynden, Washington, United States
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Like a hidden garden in the middle of Bellingham, Whatcom Falls Park has been the center of memories for generations of Bellingham families. There's no more picturesque picnic spot, than upon the flat rocks at the head of the falls, whether on a hot summer day or autumn afternoon. And, there's no more refreshing swim than at the base of... More 

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corvallis, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Bellingham has more natural resources, parks and outdoor adventures than many other similar sized towns. But when you want to get out, hike, enjoy nature and just be with your family this is our families favorite when we visit Bellingham!

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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We love the trails at the park, the kids playgrounds, the falls, and upper wading and swim area. Water was cold but refreshing. Good to go mid week mid day. Not crowded at all. Washroom located by middle small kids playground. Hatchery was closed during our visit; not sure if this is temporary or permanent. We love this park and... More 

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Washington DC
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156 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

A gen of a park in outskirts of town. The waterfalls were spectacular- full of old growth trees and nice walking trails. It's a great nature escape 10 Minutes from downtown. Highly recommend

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Bellingham, Washington
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39 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This park is right near a relative and I've always loved to walk here. Lots of trails and accesses from Lake Whatcom to Woburn St. Fish hatchery is in here and some impressive Chuckanut Sandstone boulders, including those forming the mail falls. There is also a lovely WPA Stone Bridge near the fish hatchery. For neighbors it's a perfect walking... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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63 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is great for solo walking, and fun times with family or friends. The trail is nice and shaded for the most part.

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