Parks & Recreation

No Fireworks
Please remember fireworks of any type are not allowed in county parks. 

Opportunity to Live at Sunset Farm Park 

May 26, 2016
House Tours Available:  
    Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Tuesday, June 28, 2016 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Mission Statement

The goal of the Parks and Recreation Department is to enrich the quality of life for the community and preserve the natural and cultural heritage of the County through provision of outstanding parks and trails, open space and natural areas, as well as recreational activities and Senior Services.

Whatcom County Parks and Recreation has something for everyone:

  • Explore county parks ocean side to mountain peaks
  • Find the perfect campsite 
  • Take the family on a picnic
  • Discover beach creatures
  • Spend the night in a lakeside rustic cabin 
  • Hike to a mountain top
  • Touch history 
  • Watch bald eagles soaring