Tennant Lake Interpretive Center

If you are looking for a smaller meeting room close to Ferndale, Hovander Park, or the Fragrance Garden, Tennant Lake Interpretive Center has what you are looking for. Meeting room capacity is 35 people and front lawn is available for use with an additional fee.


  • Meeting room with tables & chairs for 35 people
  • Wildlife displays / interpretive panels
  • Front lawn area (available for additional fee)

Daily Rental Rate:

Whatcom County Residents: $150
Non Residents: $170
Non-Refundable Reservation Fee: $13 each facility/reservation

Add-on Fees:

Front Lawn: $100
Alcohol Use Fee: $60  
Waste Removal Fee: $20
Sport Equipment Rental: $10 / set or item
Portable BBQ Grill: $85 / day


  1. From I - 5 take the Ferndale exit #262.
  2. Turn west on Main Street. Immediately after the railroad underpass turn let.
  3. Turn right on Nielson Avenue and follow the signs to the park.

Tennant Lake House

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Or call (360) 778-5850 for assistance

Click HERE for detailed park information

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