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Lake Padden Park

4882 South Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98229-3444
+1 360-778-7000
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Close to home.....

Lake Pden Park is a wonderful oasis in the city of Bellingham There is a swim beach, playground... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Bellingham, Washington
Great place to run

Great place to run/walk/bike, especially in the summer. Great for taking the whole family, although... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Jeff B
Bellingham, Washington
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This 900 acre park offers several miles of walking and biking trails.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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4882 South Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98229-3444
+1 360-778-7000
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Lake Pden Park is a wonderful oasis in the city of Bellingham There is a swim beach, playground, places to play soccer, baseball, etc.......Nice rest rooms......There are places to change clothes.......and a golf course as you enter the park. It is used by everyone and...More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Great place to run/walk/bike, especially in the summer. Great for taking the whole family, although it can get a little bit crowded on weekends and evenings, if the weather is really nice.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Love this park. Always a good walk (2.6 miles around the lake) as well as offering tennis (2 courts), picnicking, grates for cooking, swimming, paddle boarding lessons as well as sail boarding lessons and ducks and geese to feed. If you want a dog park,...More

Thank Cheryl3223
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Bellingham is a wonderful city to walk in, and Lake Padden is the best place in Bellingham to walk. I am a senior citizen and not overly athletic, but love to walk at Padden. Conveniently, it is one tenth of a marathon in length. A...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This lake is very popular place for strolling and riding bikes. There's a dog park attached to it, so there's a bit for everyone.

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We just really enjoyed walking around the beautiful lake. A real treat. There are kayaks in the water, and it just adds to the scenery. Really great place.

Thank 607timothys
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This park is a gem. Hiking the 3-mile trail around the lake is a treat for the senses. The aroma of cedar, the softness of the forest floor, the quietness under the trees, and the ever-changing reflections in the lake. It's enticing for dogs, too:...More

1  Thank Fancyfree99
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is the perfect place if you are alone, with the family or in a group of friends! There is even a dog park for them to run out their energies! Many of my kids friends have had birthdays here. They have a great play...More

Thank ambersalad
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We took a walk around the lake - breathe taking! My husband rode his bike while we walked. Lots of friendly performance people on the path.

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I've come here several times to run with my friends, and I've seen a lot of people fishing here as well. It's really quiet, and you've got a great view around the lake while on the trail. There are places to picnic or play basketball,...More

Thank devirow
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