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The Mount Baker Recreation Area is a year-round playground! SUMMER Guests enjoy great hiking, mountain biking, mountain climbing, rock climbing, backpacking, freshwater fishing (lake and river), small game hunting, whitewater rafting, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, nature viewing, tennis, and golf.

WINTER Guests enjoy spectacular downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, and sledding. Don't forget your camera...the photography is unsurpassed year-round!

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Traveling by car:

Take Interstate-5 (north) to Bellingham exit #255 (Sunset Drive / Mt. Baker Highway #542). Turn right at the end of the offramp and proceed (east) directly to our offices in the village of Maple Falls. Approximate driving time: 2-hours.
A car is necessary

Traveling by plane:

Local airports include:

Seattle / Tacoma International Airport "Sea-Tac" (SEA).
Vancouver (BC - Canada) International Airport (VAN).
Bellingham International Airport (BLI).

Traveling by train:

Bellingham AmTrak Terminal.

Traveling by boat/ferry:

Bellingham Ferry Terminal.


Leisure activities in the area

  • Golf course
  • Tennis court
  • Skiing
  • Lake/river for swimming
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Mountain biking
  • Mountain climbing
  • Restaurants
  • National Historic Sites
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • White-Water Rafting
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Birding

Leisure activities offered a greater distance away

  • Sea/Beach
  • Horseback riding
  • Water skiing
  • Theater
  • Galleries / Museum
  • Cinema
  • Shopping