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Samish Park

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one of the two lakes i will ever go in.

Lake samish park is outstanding in the summer time! life guards on duty! trails paddle boat rentals... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Bellingham, Washington
Beware Samish Park and Samish Overlook are different

Samish Park is the address listed on this page but some of the reviews (and pictures) are written... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Seattle, Washington
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673 N Lake Samish Dr, Bellingham, WA 98229-9332
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Lake samish park is outstanding in the summer time! life guards on duty! trails paddle boat rentals picnic area's it's truly is a hidden jem! you keep an eye out you may see ryan stiles hillary swank and Jack from jack in the box!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sexywolfeyes76
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Samish Park is the address listed on this page but some of the reviews (and pictures) are written for Samish Overlook. This review is for Samish Overlook. Samish Overlook is on the hills above the Sound with great views of the water and cargo ships...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MarcoSeattle_WA
Reviewed 27 August 2018

County Park with a very nice reception space you can rent, swimming areas for different ages, access to water for bigger boats. Near enough for easy access but far enough to feel like an adventure.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Norman S
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Easily The most beautiful place in Whatcom county. In high school my friends and I would drive to this location and admire the view over a few beverages and camp over night. This was long before they even started hang gliding here. As a younger...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brian L
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Samish overlook and the Oyster Dome are views you don’t want to miss out on. The hike to the dome is varied and takes about 1,5 hours each way - but it’s so worth it.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 152charlottel
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is one of my favorite places to swim as the water is clearer and I have never gotten swimmers itch here like I have at Lake Padden. During the summer there are lots of visitors, so parking and beach space can be an issue....More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank CRene
Reviewed 2 May 2016

A little bit out of the way off I-5 but a tiny little public swim access might be an ok stopping point. Smaller than tiny might be the best way to describe it as there is almost no real beach and only a few tables.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Wolflord
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Since I was in the area and usually zipped by this lake, I decided to drive around it and found this quaint little park with a small hiking trail and small beach to stop in for a nice break.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Edmanvan
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Deep clean water, oh yeah! Plenty of room to explore. Toys for children to climb on, wash rooms. Bring your floaty and join me out on the lake!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Mary Ellen B
Reviewed 22 December 2014

It is a wonderful park but too busy in the summer to visit. In the off season explore the upper part not just the water front. Don'rt miss the water fall if it's been raining. Whatcom County Park Dist keeps this place in excellent condition....More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank travelpros1
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