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Michael McFarlane

Whatcom County Parks & Recreation Headquarters
3373 Mount Baker Highway
Bellingham, Washington 98226
Telephone: (360) 733-2900

Whatcom County Parks & Recreation

Whatcom County Parks & Recreation offers a variety of camping opportunities at Silver Lake Park.

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For cabin rentals please contact the park at:

Silver Lake Cabins :
Friday, Saturday & Sundays
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Picnic Shelters & Facilities
Looking for the perfect place for your birthday party, meeting program or event? Whatcom County Parks & Recreation has a variety of shelters and facilities availableto meet your needs. Contact us to make your reservation today:

Shelter Reservations:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
360.733.2900 or

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Silver Lake Park

If you are looking for an outdoor recreation experience that gives you the best Whatcom County has to offer, then visit Silver Lake Park. Just 40 minutes east of Bellingham on the scenic Mount Baker Highway. Come enjoy:

Park Maps

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For more information you can contact our Parks & Recreation Main Office from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday at:
To make reservations or to speak with a Park Ranger:
Lead Ranger: Erika Miranda
Phone: 360.599.2776
Office Hours:

September 1 - October 31, Friday, Saturday, Sunday,
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

November 1 - April 1, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


From I-5 take the Sunset Drive exit (255). Turn east on Sunset Drive. Sunset Drive turns into the Mt. Baker Highway.Turn left onto Silver Lake Road.

Map to the Park pdf

Park Fees