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“A reat place to hike all year” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sehome Hill Arboretum

Sehome Hill Arboretum
Bill McDonald Pkwy at 25th Street, Bellingham, WA
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Ranked #29 of 58 things to do in Bellingham
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Washington
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“A reat place to hike all year”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

This is by Western Washington Uni. There is a tower to climb and the view of parts of Belllingham is awesome. A romantic hike as this trail is not as popular as Whatcom Falls Park.

Visited December 2012
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Metamora, Illinois
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“Nice hike and view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Easy trail, runs behind the WWU campus. Great view from the observation tower. Fun walking through the tunnel!

Visited September 2012
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Lynden, Washington
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“Beautiful Views, and Hiking Options”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

The view from the tower at the top of the hill is very nice, and there are trails that lead various places. If you want a good aerobic hike, you can park at the very bottom by the gate and hike up to the top. Lush vegetation is a feast for the eyes at various times of the year.

Visited August 2012
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San Diego, CA
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“Great place for a walk/run”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

This is a lovely area to go for a walk or run. There are a number of interconnecting trails in a lush, beautiful landscape on the edge of the university. This is a great place to spend an hour or two in the forest, very close to downtown.

Visited August 2012
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Ferndale, Washington
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Nice walk in the woods.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

OK as an arboretum you might think you'll see a lot of exotic tree and shrub species. It's not that sort of place..more native plant oriented but the trails are good and the viewpoint structure is a nice touch.

Visited August 2011
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