Best playgrounds in Bellingham

Check out the top playgrounds in Bellingham, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Bayview Drive
1. Bayview Drive
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40 local reviews
Bayview Dr, Bellingham
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Jean
This is one of our waterfront parks complete with an over the water promenade. For families, there is a pirate…
Ada
The views at Boulevard Park are amazing! Walk along the boardwalk, run the trail to Fairhaven, or have a…
Taylor And Jacob
Rocky beach, grassy area for frisbee, boat playground, Woods coffee shop...this place has it all! The locals…
1. Bayview Drive
1. Bayview Drive
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40 local reviews
Bayview Dr, Bellingham
Jean
Jean
This is one of our waterfront parks complete with an over the water promenade. For families, there is a pirate ship playground and areas to…
Ada
Ada
The views at Boulevard Park are amazing! Walk along the boardwalk, run the trail to Fairhaven, or have a picnic in the park. There's a great…
Taylor And Jacob
Taylor And Jacob
Rocky beach, grassy area for frisbee, boat playground, Woods coffee shop...this place has it all! The locals flock here when it's sunny, so…
2. Lake Padden
2. Lake Padden
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32 local reviews
Lake Padden, Bellingham
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Rick
Lake Padden is a lake located in Bellingham named for a homesteader in the area, Michael Padden. The park is…
Clarice
Awesome park that has it all! Playground for kids, dog park for dogs, and an awesome lake for both! There are…
Sue
A scenic city park with a trail all the way around it, picnic shelters, swimming beach (no lifeguard), golf…
2. Lake Padden
2. Lake Padden
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32 local reviews
Lake Padden, Bellingham
Rick
Rick
Lake Padden is a lake located in Bellingham named for a homesteader in the area, Michael Padden. The park is popular during the spring and…
Clarice
Clarice
Awesome park that has it all! Playground for kids, dog park for dogs, and an awesome lake for both! There are hiking and walking trails…
Sue
Sue
A scenic city park with a trail all the way around it, picnic shelters, swimming beach (no lifeguard), golf course, off-leash dog park,…
3. Whatcom Falls Park
3. Whatcom Falls Park
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54 local reviews
1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-778-7000
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Joanna And Paul
A beautiful, lush park with forest walks, waterfalls, bridges, streams, salmon runs and salmon hatchery and…
Kelly
Iconic bridge with view of the waterfall, fish hatchery, stocked pond for kids to fish (seasonal), hiking…
Sophia & John
Huge park with extensive, stroller-friendly trails. Waterfalls, swimming holes, cliff jumping areas, fish…
3. Whatcom Falls Park
3. Whatcom Falls Park
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54 local reviews
1401 Electric Ave, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-778-7000
Joanna And Paul
Joanna And Paul
A beautiful, lush park with forest walks, waterfalls, bridges, streams, salmon runs and salmon hatchery and wildlife. Also has playgrounds…
Kelly
Kelly
Iconic bridge with view of the waterfall, fish hatchery, stocked pond for kids to fish (seasonal), hiking trails, playground, basketball and…
Sophia & John
Sophia & John
Huge park with extensive, stroller-friendly trails. Waterfalls, swimming holes, cliff jumping areas, fish hatchery and playgrounds…
4. Lake Padden Park
4. Lake Padden Park
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12 local reviews
4882 South Samish Way, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-778-7000
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Jeffrey
Wonderful place to hike some trails and it has a huge playground area for the kiddos! Barbeque pits are also…
Kelly
Beautiful 2.6 mile trail loop around the lake for runners or walkers. Playground, softball fields, picnic…
Joanna And Paul
Bellingham-Lake- great for swimming, playgrounds, 900 acre park, several miles of walking & biking trails, off…
4. Lake Padden Park
4. Lake Padden Park
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12 local reviews
4882 South Samish Way, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-778-7000
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Wonderful place to hike some trails and it has a huge playground area for the kiddos! Barbeque pits are also available if you want to have…
Kelly
Kelly
Beautiful 2.6 mile trail loop around the lake for runners or walkers. Playground, softball fields, picnic areas, swimming, boating,…
Joanna And Paul
Joanna And Paul
Bellingham-Lake- great for swimming, playgrounds, 900 acre park, several miles of walking & biking trails, off leash area for dogs.
5. Zuanich Point Park
5. Zuanich Point Park
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18 local reviews
2600 N Harbor Loop Dr, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-676-2500
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Chris
Located on a point on Bellingham Bay, this large grassy park includes a playground and plenty of space to…
Chase
Wonderful place to walk, fly kites, right next to the Marina and harbor. Kid friendly with playground…
Caroline
Island views, jogging/bike trails, kite flying, playgrounds, fishing boats, seafood restuarants, festivals
5. Zuanich Point Park
5. Zuanich Point Park
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18 local reviews
2600 N Harbor Loop Dr, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-676-2500
Chris
Chris
Located on a point on Bellingham Bay, this large grassy park includes a playground and plenty of space to enjoy the views.
Chase
Chase
Wonderful place to walk, fly kites, right next to the Marina and harbor. Kid friendly with playground. Beautiful!
Caroline
Caroline
Island views, jogging/bike trails, kite flying, playgrounds, fishing boats, seafood restuarants, festivals
6. Boulevard Park
6. Boulevard Park
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18 local reviews
470 Bayview Drive, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-778-7100
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Sally
Great new playground equipment for the kids and a lovely view of Bellingham Bay. Every other Saturday night…
Mo
Lovely spot to have coffee, climb a playground structure, walk the boardwalk, and just admire the view.
Tom
Playground, Woods Coffee, and a beautiful walk on the dock.
6. Boulevard Park
6. Boulevard Park
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18 local reviews
470 Bayview Drive, Bellingham
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 360-778-7100
Sally
Sally
Great new playground equipment for the kids and a lovely view of Bellingham Bay. Every other Saturday night concerts during the summer.
Mo
Mo
Lovely spot to have coffee, climb a playground structure, walk the boardwalk, and just admire the view.
Tom
Tom
Playground, Woods Coffee, and a beautiful walk on the dock.