|Notice: Effective September 15th, the burn ban in unincorporated Whatcom County has been reduced to allow for recreational fires. Click here for recreational fire requirements. Burn ban information and staging is subject to change, so please check in with the Whatcom County Fire Marshal prior to your trip: https://www.whatcomcounty.us/381/Fire-Marshal.|
What about an accessible or kid friendly trail?
Lake Whatcom Park - Hertz Trail
Where can I get a map?
Click Here for printable pdf’s or geo-enabled interactive maps for each Whatcom County Park
The Bellingham Visitor and Information Center has free brochures and maps for city, county, state and national parks.
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.