Parks & Recreation

Opportunity to Live at Sunset Farm Park 
May 26, 2016
House Tours Available:  
    Sunday, June 5, 2016 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

New Trail Maps and EMS Checkpoints Installed Throughout the Chuckanut Mountains
May 26, 2016
Cedar Point Trail Closed - Lily Point Marine Park
Updated May 13, 2016
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