Parks & Recreation

Burn Ban
 
Whatcom County Parks & Recreation would like to remind you that fireworks are not permitted in Whatcom County Parks. 

Effective Monday, June 29th a complete burn ban is in effect in Whatcom County. 
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.
Discover

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