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Larrabee State Park

Bellingham, WA
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Ranked #14 of 32 Attractions in Bellingham
Type: State Parks
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Beaverton, Oregon
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93 reviews 93 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Drove along Chuckanut Dr and stopped in most of the view and trail spots down to the coves below....stopped at the Oyster Farm as well. Great education and it has a small area to enjoy a lunch of shellfish. Definitely make the drive if you have an hour or two.

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Make reservations if you plan on camping, otherwise get there early for parking and just roam the park and go walking to the Bay. Phyllis

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Ferndale, Washington
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3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We hiked up Fragrance Lake and it was beautiful! The park is big and there are trails that we have not hiked but I am sure we will be back to this one.

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Bellingham, Washington
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is a family friendly beach/hiking place. It is great for kids and families. You will love hiking around and walking down on the beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Great place to take your kids for marine life.. Great picnic facility's also. Don't miss this state park!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed here for BC long weekend. The camp sites were well maintained. Clean facilities.. However we were raided by racoons while we were sitting by the campfire. It was a bit unsettling as we had our small dog with us. We were given a pamphlet when we arrived about Racoon over population in the park. Also there is a... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I spent a few hours hiking in the park with my young son and we had a lot of fun. To help keep my son engaged and entertained during our hike, I found an interesting iPhone app called "Git Your Goat." It lets you create a lot of goats along the trail and when you reach the spot with a... More

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Cheney, Wa
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12 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Very nice camping area, and a short walk to a pretty beach. The park itself is massive, and there's no way you could explore it all with a short stay. They have done a nice job listing existing trails, but there is a need to update the info. We found some of the trails to be confusing at inopportune crossroads,... More

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Larrabee State Park is off of Chuckanut Drive, a little over five miles south of the edge of Bellingham. If you are enjoying a leisurely drive or plan to do some camping, I would recommend spending some time here. You have access to beaches, trails, and play areas for the kids, so everyone should be happy. The beach is accessible... More

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Hampshire, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We spent one night in mid June with an RV - nice walk along the beach in the early evening - but beware - noisy freight trains through the night, always blowing their 'wild west' whistles. Very scenic drive to get to the campsite tho', along Chuckanut Ridge - was the old Highway 1. Max vehicle would be a 25ft... More

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