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Great waterfront trail

The city spent some money on this and it offers great views of the bay and is mostly away from car... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
mikeatlarge
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Northwest USA
Great find!

We spent the day in Bellingham recently and it was the first time back since I graduated in 1982... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Jennifer C
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Portland
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E. Laurel St., Boulevard Park, Bellingham, WA
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 September 2011

My daughter and I had just moved to Bellingham and discovered this trail when visiting Fairhaven one day. We were looking for a place to walk and were thrilled to discover this trail. From Fairhaven the trail goes out into the bay across a very...More

4  Thank Anewstart
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Reviewed 24 April 2015

An urban trail, alongside the water, with a very pleasant view. Very well used, so you won't be on your own on a weekend. Cared for trail for the most part and an easy walk.

1  Thank Cynthia C
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

The city spent some money on this and it offers great views of the bay and is mostly away from car traffic. Boulevard Park is along the trail and features a nice Woods Coffee with drinks, food, and a view.

Thank mikeatlarge
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We spent the day in Bellingham recently and it was the first time back since I graduated in 1982! The South Bay Trail is the perfect way to see the sights between Bellingham and Fairhaven. We ate breakfast in Bellingham and lunch in Fairhaven. It...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I love the town of Fairhaven and when we saw people exiting a trail near the edge of town, we thought we’d follow it. What a surprise! It’s a beautiful walk that includes a pier and gorgeous view of the water. It ends up in...More

Thank JillS724
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Somehow we stumbled upon this gem and couldn't have been happier! I was driving north and happened to look down a street and saw what looked like a trail to the water! We turned the car around and got out and were glad we did!...More

2  Thank 167adrienne12
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This urban, bayside trail is flat and wide, perfect for strollers or even wheelchairs. On this winter Saturday. There were joggers and single folk, family groups and couples. The trail is wide enough for side by side walkers going in each direction. In winter, we...More

2  Thank 207traceyk
Reviewed 14 February 2018

For the Family Long Weekend holiday in British Columbia, we chose to stay in Bellingham. Whenever we visit we try to enjoy a stroll along the South Bay Trail. We lucked out on this visit as after weeks of dismal rainy weather (we live nearby...More

1  Thank Craig C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This trail parallels the RR track from Fairhaven to Bellingham. Part of it runs along a lengthy dock. There is a great coffee shop on the trail. Great views of the Bay, Lummi Island, and Mt. Constitution. Continue on the urban trail at the south...More

1  Thank gordon b
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This beautiful and well-maintained trail provides a lovely path from Fairhaven to Downtown Bellingham, with a gorgeous little interlude at Boulevard Park along the way. So, so lovely.

Thank Seayah
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Water & sunset views and a wide path to walk or jog. The path is clean and the area is well maintained.

Thank J N
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great park. Sunsets are amazing. It's always busy but never crowded. An easy walk to many many good restaurants.

Thank Benny C
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