Rob Merhaut BA, MA, CRS, SFR
Broker, RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc.
913 Lakeway Dr., Bellingham, WA 98229
Phone: (360) 319-1938 | Fax: (360) 671-8022
robm@nwhomes.net

Dave Rehm

Broker, RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc.
913 Lakeway Dr., Bellingham, WA 98229
Cell: (360) 961-5513 | Office: (360) 647-1313
DaveRehm@nwhomes.net

Whatcom County Sports & Recreation
For lovers of sports and the outdoors, Whatcom County has an amazing list of choices available to residents and visitors. Not only does Whatcom County offer unlimited outdoor venues including lakes, streams, and parks, but activities range from hiking to kayaking to skiing. If an activity can be done outdoors, it can be done in Whatcom County. Because of the extensive offering of activities and locations, this list represents only a portion of the many outdoor opportunities.



Campgrounds & RV Parks

Birch Bay/Beachside R.V. Park

7630 Birch Bay Drive, Birch Bay, (360) 371-5962.

The Cedars RV Resort
6335 Portal Way, Ferndale, (360) 384-2622.

Hidden Village RV Park & Campground
7062 Guide Meridian, Lynden, (360) 398-1041.

Windmill Inn Motel & RV Park
8022 Guide Meridian Road, Lynden, (360) 354-3424.

Wildwood Resort
990 S. Lake Whatcom Blvd., Bellingham, (360) 595-2311.



Golf

Avalon Golf Links, beautiful course in secluded setting with views of the foothills.

19345 Kelleher Road, Burlington, (800) 624-0202.

Baker’s Edge Golf Course, nine-hole, year-round course with mountain views.
8225 Kendall Road, Maple Falls, (360) 599-2416.

Bellingham Country Club, private golf course for members only.
3729 Meridian Street, Bellingham, (360) 733-3450.

Birch Bay Village Golf Course, private golf course for members only.
8169 Cowichan Road, Blaine, (360) 371-2026.

Birch Bay Golf Club, 18-hole, waterfront, executive course.
7878 Birch Bay Drive, Blaine, (360) 371-7933.

Dakota Golf & Country, well-maintained year-round course with scenic views.
3258 Haynie Road, Custer, (360) 366-3131.

Eaglemont Golf Course, mountain views.
4127 Eaglemont Drive, Mt. Vernon, (360) 424-0800.

Evergreen Golf Course
413 E. Main, Everson, (360) 966-5417.

Grandview Golf Course, intermediate 18-hole course with multiple water holes.
7738 Portal Way, Custer, (360) 366-3947.

Homestead Farms Golf Resort, residential, links-style course.
115 E. Homestead Blvd., Lynden, (360) 354-1196.

Loomis Trail Golf Course
4342 Loomis Trail, Blaine, (360) 332-8138.

New World Golf Center, par 3 golf course with driving range.
5022 Guide Meridian, Bellingham, (360) 398-1362.

North Bellingham Golf Course, 18-hole championship, Scottish links-style course.
205 W. Smith Road, Bellingham, (360) 398-8300.

Olsen Riverside Golf Course, quick, par-36, nine-hole course.
5799 Riverside Road, Ferndale, (360) 384-4116.

Lake Padden Municipal Golf Course, forested, rural course.
4882 Samish Way, Bellingham, (360) 738-7400.

Raspberry Ridge, nine-hole course.
6827 Hannegan Road, Everson, (360) 354-3029.

Semiahmoo Golf & Country Club, beautiful Arnold-Palmer 18-hole executive golf course.
8720 Semiahmoo Pkwy., Blaine, (360) 371-7005.

Shuksan Golf Club, challenging 18-hole course, one of Golf Digest’s four star “places to play.”
1500 E. Axton Road, Bellingham, (360) 398-8888.

Sudden Valley Golf & Country Club, lush 18-hole course with views of Lake Whatcom.
2145 Lake Whatcom Blvd., Bellingham, (360) 734-6435.



Parks and Trails

Berthusen City Park, city park featuring ancient trees and antique farm equipment.

8837 Berthusen Road, Lynden, (360) 354-2424.

Birch Bay State Park, on Birch Bay with access to the beach.
(360) 902-8844 for info.; (888) 226-7688 for reservations.

Bloedel Donovan Park, 2214 Electric Street, Bellingham
Bloedel Donovan Park is a lakeside park on Lake Whatcom featuring a boat launch, outdoor basketball court, outdoor volleyball court, picnic tables, playground, off leash dog area and walking trails.

Boulevard Park, lush park lining the shores of Bellingham Bay.
Between Fairhaven and Bellingham Bay on Forest, (360) 733-2900.
This waterfront park on Bellingham Bay features walking trails, Taylor Dock, playground, picnic tables, a coffee shop and a bay view.

Fairhaven Park, 107 Chuckanut Drive, Bellingham
A 16-acre recreational reserve located just outside of the Historic Fairhaven District featuring picnic shelters, tennis courts, playground,, multi-purpose field, and creekside walking trails.

Hovander Homestead Park, historic park on the Nooksack River.
5299 Neilsen Avenue, Ferndale, (360) 384-3444

Interurban Trail, well-groomed trail from Fairhaven to Chuckanut Mountain.
Trailheads on Old Fairhaven Parkway and 20th Street, (360) 733-2900.

Lake Padden Park, swimming, picnicking, hiking and kayaking.
Samish Way, Bellingham, (360) 733-2900.

Larrabee State Bark, 245 Chuckanut Drive, Bellingham
2,683 acre park from Chuckanut Bay to Chuckanut Mountain with a variety of non-motorized, multiple use trails winding through the park.

(360) 902-8844 for info.; (888) 226-7688 for reservations

Lighthouse Marine County Park, park with boat launch.
(360) 945-4911.

Lynden City Park, 8460 Depot Road, Lynden
The 10-acre Lynden City Park is located beside Fishtrap Creek and is home of the Million Smiles Playground which features over 25 different activities and spans 22,000 square feet.

North Lake Whatcom Trail, six-mile round trip parallel to Lake Whatcom.
Northshore Drive, Lake Whatcom, (360) 733-2900.

Peace Arch State Park, 19 A Street, Blaine
20-acre day-use park celebrating peace.

I-5 International Border crossing between Blaine and Canada.

Pioneer Park, original log cabins on display.
2002 Cherry Street, Ferndale, (360) 384-0792.

Silver Lake County Park, campsites, cabins, boat rentals.
North of Maple Falls on Mt. Baker Highway, (360) 399-2776.

Tennant Lake Interpretive Center and Fragrance Garden
5236 Neilsen Avenue, Ferndale, (360) 733-2900.

U.S. Forest Service Parks - Douglas Fir and Silver Fir Parks on Mt. Baker Highway
(360) 856-5700 for info.; (877) 444-6777 for reservations.

Whatcom County Parks Department, for complete parks info.
http://ww.co.whatcom.wa.us/parks/index.jsp

Whatcom Falls Park, 241-acre city park with walking trails, waterfalls, playground, etc.
Entrance on Electric Avenue, (360) 733-2900.



Skiing
Mt. Baker Ski Area, 60 miles east of Bellingham on Hwy. 542, (360) 734-6711 or (360) 671-0211 (snow report).
The ski area is open from mid-November through April, the earliest snow in Washington . It has 38 trails and eight chairlifts, and is perfect for snowshoeing, snowboarding, and downhill and cross-country skiing.



Sports

Arne Hanna Aquatic Center
1114 Potter Street, Bellingham, (360) 647-7665. http://www.cob.org/parks/aqua/

Bellingham Bells
1732 Iowa Street, Bellingham, (360) 527-1035. http://ww.bellinghambells.com/index.html

Bender Fields
Lynden, (360) 354-6717.

Chuckanut Bay Athletic Association
Bellingham, (360) 676-2479. http://www.chuckanutrugby.com

Civic Field
1225 Civic Field, Way, Bellingham, (360) 676-6976.

Joe Martin Field
Potter & Orleans, Bellingham.

Northwest Avalanche Football
Bellingham, (360) 756-5230. http://www.northwestavalanche.com/home

Sportsplex
1225 Civic Field Way, Bellingham, (360) 733-9999. http://www.sportsplex.com/

Tosco Sports Complex
5490 Ferndale Road, Ferndale, (360) 384-0792.



Tennis

Bellingham Tennis Club (private), 800 McKenzie Avenue, Bellingham, (360) 733-5050.

Sunrise Swim and Racquet Club, 2121 Birch Circle, Bellingham, WA 98229.

Cornwall Park - Middle Entrance

Elizabeth Park

Fairhaven Park

Whatcom Falls Park
- Upper

Lake Padden - West Entrance





Miscellaneous

Birch Bay Water Slides, endless, summertime fun.

4874 Birch Bay-Lynden Road, Blaine, (360) 371-7500.

Box Berry Farm
6211 Northwest Road, Ferndale, (360) 384-4806

Mount Baker Vineyards
4298 Mount Baker Hwy., Everson (360) 592-2300

Shawmanee Charters - charters and sunset cruises
(360) 734-9849, http://www.bellinghamsailing.com

Victoria - San Juan Cruises
(360) 738-8099, www.whales.com

Whale Watching - Island Mariner Cruises
5 Harbor Loop, Bellingham, (360) 734-8866 or (877-734-8866), http://www.orcawatch.com


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