1103 11th St., Bellingham, (360) 733-4433
Fanatik Bike Co.
2025 James St., Bellingham, (360) 756-0504
Jack’s Bicycle Center
1907 Iowa, Bellingham, (360) 733-1955
Birch Bay Surrey Co.
Birch Bay, (360) 371-0142
9540 Semiahmoo Parkway, Blaine, (360) 371-5700
Glacier Ski Shop
Glacier, (360) 599-1943
Bikin’ by the Bay
Birch Bay, (360) 371-5620
Kayaks, rowboats and sailboats (14-23 foot). Rentals for use in Bellingham Bay.
Next to Bellingham Cruise Terminal in Fairhaven, (360) 714-8891
Rents many types of kayaks. Car racks available.
2470 Shalashan Loop, Ferndale, (360) 366-4013
Non-powered boat rentals on Lake Samish.
673 N. Lake Samish Drive, Bellingham, (360) 733-2363
Silver Lake County Park
Rents rowboats, pedal boats and canoes.
9006 Silver Lake Road, Maple Falls, (360) 599-2776
Island Mariner Cruises
Whale watching and pleasure cruises departing from Bellingham’s Squalicum Harbor.
Victoria-San Juan Cruises
Daily round-trip excursions from the Bellingham Cruise Terminal to Victoria, B.C. through the San Juan Islands.
San Juan Island Commuter
Daily foot-passenger cruises from mid-May through Labor Day to Orcas Island and Friday Harbor. Also offers whale-watching cruises.
Bellingham Bay Sailing
Excursions on a 34-foot sailing sloop. Offers day cruises, sunset cruises, multi-day skippered charters and sailing courses.
Gato Verde Adventure Sailing
Offers educational charters from two to seven days on a 42-foot catamaran. Also offers day trips and sunset tours on Bellingham Bay.
Explore the San Juan Islands on a 50-foot wooden-hulled boat that departs from Lummi Island. Offers day and overnight trips and sunset sails.
Sail the San Juans
Offers 6-day fully crewed charters to the San Juan Islands and 12-day wilderness trips up the southern portion of the Inside Passage.
This 65-foot sailboat offers single and multi-day trips and Wednesday night Chowder Charters with chowder from Boundary Bay Brewery.
Rosy Custom Cruises
Sail aboard Rosy, a 36-foot motor cruiser that holds up to six passengers.
Trips aboard the historic 1929 motor vessel David B. to the San Juan Islands or Alaska.
San Juan Sailing & Yachting
Offers weekend charters and classes for power boats and sailboats. Also offers guided flotillas through Desolation Sound and the San Juan Islands.
Charters power boats and sailboats for week-long trips. Also offers weekend sailing classes.
Charters a fleet of Grand Banks cruisers up and down the Pacific Coast, from Mexico to Alaska. Also offers guided flotillas around Vancouver Island and southeast Alaska.
Sail Northwest Charters
Offers bareboat and skippered charters on three sailboats. Crewed vacations travel around the San Juan Islands and up to Princess Louisa Inlet.
Local broker who helps people find and plan boating vacations around the world, from crewed sailboats to bareboat yachts.
Miniature World Family Fun Center
Kidz Karts and racing karts, miniature train ride, petting zoo and miniature golf.
4620 Birch Bay-Lynden Road, Birch Bay, (360) 371-7700
Dakota Creek Golf Course
18-hole public regulation course. Green fees $14 to $26.
3258 Haynie Rd., Custer, (360) 366-3131
Homestead Farms Golf Resort
18th hole features the only par 5 to an island green in the Pacific Northwest. Green fees $30 to $60.
200 East Homestead Blvd., Lynden, (800) 354-1196 or (360) 354-1196
Lake Padden Golf Course
18-hole densely treed municipal golf course with a hilly back nine. Green fees $18 to $30.
4882 Samish Way, Bellingham, (360) 738-7400
North Bellingham Golf Course
18-hole Scottish-style links course with water and sand traps throughout. Green fees $28 to $45.
205 W. Smith Rd., Bellingham, (360) 398-8300
Semiahmoo Golf & Country Club / Loomis Trail
Two courses alternate on odd/even days for public play. Green fees $45 to $75.
8720 Semiahmoo Parkway, Blaine, (360) 371-7015
Point Roberts Golf & Country Club
18-hole course with views of the Strait of Georgia. Green fees $40 to $65.
196 Marine Drive, Point Roberts, (360) 945-4653
Shuksan Golf Club
This 18-hole course was a four-star pick in Golf Digest in 2004. Green fees $20 to $30.
1500 E. Axton Road, Bellingham, (360) 398-8888
Sudden Valley Golf and Country Club
18-hole golf course that is open year-round. Green fees $37 to $48.
4 Clubhouse Circle, Bellingham, (360) 734-6435
Grandview Golf Course
This 18-hole course is flat for easy walking with bountiful water hazards and trees. Green fees $20 to $24.
7738 Portal Way, Custer, (360) 366-3947
9-hole course with large greens. Green fees $13 to $23.
6827 Hannegan Rd., Everson, (360) 354-3029
Birch Bay Village Golf Course
9-hole course designed by Keith Coleman.
8169 Cowichan Road, Blaine, (360)371-2026
Sea Links Golf Course
9-hole course with a new driving range.
7878 Birch Bay Drive, Birch Bay, (360) 371-5400
GUIDED CLIMBING SCHOOLS
American Alpine Institute
Offers hikes, rock climbing, glacier tours, ice climbing and three-day ascents to the summit of Mount Baker.
Offers rock climbing and mountaineering classes and guided trips.
Guided half-day to multi-day sea kayaking trips from Bellingham and Lopez Island.
Moondance Sea Kayaking Adventures
Guided sea kayaking trips around Bellingham, the San Jaun Islands or Vancouver Island.
Northern Lights Expeditions
Offers whale-watching kayaking tours in the U.S. and Canada and trips up the Inside Passasge.
Wild and Scenic River Tours
Offers whitewater rafting trips on the North Fork of the Nooksack River, from Glacier to Maple Falls.
Pacific NW Float Trips
Offers family float trips and eco-tours on the Nooksack River.
Lake Whatcom Railway
3-hour ride on a vintage train. Runs Tuesdays and Saturdays, July and August.
Highway 9, near Wickersham, (360) 595-2218
Looking back on Bellingham Bay
Learn the history of Bellingham during this 2.5 hour sunset cruise on Thursday evenings in July and August.
Restored 1944 foot ferry makes a 12-minute crossing from Semiahmoo Spit to Blaine.
SPRINT/STOCK CAR RACING
Motocross, flat track, off-road and Enduro Cross racing.
4212 Hannegan Road, Bellingham, (360) 734-8295
Birch Bay Waterslides
Features four large slides, 60 foot hydrodrop speed slide, black hole tube slide, a wide ramp slide, a tame river ride, three kiddie slides, a giant hot tub, sand volleyball court and more.
4874 Birch Bay-Lynden Road, Birch Bay
List courtesy of the Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism