Lake Padden Park, Bellingham

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Lake Padden is a lake located in Bellingham, Washington, United States. The park is popular during the spring and summer, and features numerous picnic areas as well as playgrounds. There are also numerous trails located around the lake and throughout the surrounding forest that are used for hiking and biking. A public golf course is located along the eastern shore. A significant piece of geography besides the lake itself is a 1000-foot ridge that separates the lake from I-5 to the south.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Lake and scenery was beautiful. Walked the circular lake trial, around 2.7 miles. I would rate it easy with beautiful scenery. There are side trials attached to the circular lake trail that adds dista...  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    Absolutely lovely. Beautiful little beaches. Loved it, so did the children. Great areas for small children and the scenery is beautiful. Activities are available although we did not participate. Brill...  more »
  • August 10, 2017
    I'm staying nearby and have been drawn to the lake for quiet moments. The fact that there are no motorized boats makes it special. I will return tomorrow now that I know there are kayak and SUP rental...  more »

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