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Nooksack Falls, Bellingham

#5 of 22 in Parks in Bellingham
Waterfall · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Nooksack Falls is a waterfall along the North Fork of the Nooksack River in Whatcom County, Washington. The water flows through a narrow valley and drops freely 88 feet into a deep rocky river canyon. The falls are viewable from the forested cover near the cliffs edge. The falls are a short 2/3 of a mile drive off the Mount Baker Highway, Washington State Highway 542. The falls were featured in the hunting scene of the movie The Deer Hunter.
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  • Great place to stop by, short drive in, quick walk from the parking lot and you are in for a great view. I imagine this place has great photo taking opportunities year round. We were here early...  more »
  • Absolutely stunning, and the drive from Bellingham was beautiful too, with good views of Mt. Baker, the Nooksack River, and beautiful PNW forest.  more »
  • Excellent Water Falls hiding between the rock hills. It is different from other water falls where the most of view is covered
  • Beautiful small fall view with soothing water falling sound echo in forest.
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