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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

Silver Lake

Silver Lake Park -
Group Camp

The Group Camp area at Silver Lake is a facility designed for large groups. Located at the south end of the park and flanked by large open fields on two sides. This area can accommodate tents, RV's or vehicles with trailers. Popular with RV clubs, churches, company camp outs and large family gatherings.

Group Camp Features:

  • There are 33 sites with water and 30 amp electric hookups
  • Small meadow
  • Large covered kitchen shelter with fireplace, picnic tables, serving counters, stovetops
  • Picnic tables
  • Fire pits
  • Landing area maintained for hang gliders near the Group Camp area
Silver Lake

We also have other facilities to rent:

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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