Tour De Whatcom

Tour de Whatcom The Tour de Whatcom charity bike ride offers an amazing sampling of northwest beauty all wrapped up into one spectacular ride! This event is perfect for any bicycling enthusiast, no matter your skill level or physical ability. There are four different routes of varying length. Choose from a 22, 44, or 62 […]

Bellingham Cruise Terminal

Bellingham Cruise Terminal Whatcom County is teeming with natural beauty on land but is also the gateway to magnificent water views and marine adventures. The southernmost part of the Alaska Marine Highway System, the Bellingham Cruise Terminal, is the gateway to many sea adventures.  The Bellingham Cruise Terminal can be found in the historic Fairhaven District, […]

Hiking Chanterelle Trail to Lake Whatcom Overlook

Hiking Chanterelle Trail to Lake Whatcom Overlook What makes the perfect trail? One that checks all the boxes, but isn’t too far away. A trail you can walk with kids and leashed dogs; a trail open to hikers and mountain bikers alike year-round. It’s moderately challenging — maybe 5 miles round-trip with 1,000 feet of […]

Great Trails Near Bellingham

Taylor dock Bellingham

Great Trails Near Bellingham Explore over 80 miles of trails with cool moss and ferns, towering firs, or bayside views, all right within Bellingham city limits! Some trails are even fully accessible off parking lots, so everyone can get out and breathe our super fresh air.  • Whatcom Falls Park – Best known for its namesake waterfall, […]

Adventure Tours Near Bellingham And Whatcom County

Adventure Tours Near Bellingham And Whatcom County  San Juan Cruises – One of the best ways to soak up Bellingham and Whatcom County is with San Juan Cruises! Spend the day exploring Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands on one of their scenic whale watch cruises, featuring lunch on the water and a stop in […]

Northwest Washington Fair

 August 11 – 20, 2022    Rapper Flo Rida Will Perform at This Year’s Northwest Washington Fair  Another great performer has been added to the 2022 lineup. Rap star Flo Rida will be performing live on Thursday night, August 18 at 7 p.m. This concert is part of the Bank of the Pacific Entertainment Series at […]

Lynden Dutch Bakery

Lynden Dutch Bakery Here you can enjoy daily made fresh donuts, pastries, breads, and other mouthwatering desserts! Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so its the perfect time to stop by the local bakery for that perfect addition to your family feast! Lynden Dutch Bakery Celebrates 115 Years By Making Treats The Old Fashioned Way […]

Historic Downtown Lynden

Historic Downtown Lynden Lynden is home to Washington State’s largest Dutch settlement and is the heart of the region’s farmland. Upon reaching the four-block span of Front Street, known as Old Dutch Town, visitors are greeted by a 72-foot tall working windmill.  Use this guide for a Self-Guided Tour of Historic Down Town Lynden. Starting […]

Day Trip To Lummi Island

Day Trip To Lummi Island If the sea beckons you, consider a day trip to the lovely and secluded Lummi Island. While primarily a residential paradise, there are activities that make this hidden gem well worth the trip for a day’s adventure. The Lummi Island ferry departs from Gooseberry Point along the coast of the […]

Ski To Sea Race

Ski to Sea Race If you’re visiting Whatcom County over Memorial Day weekend, you will be able to experience one of our most beloved and celebrated annual events. The Ski to Sea Race and celebration has been a part of Whatcom County history since 1911 and is our biggest local event. Local teams train year-round […]