Where do you park for Galbraith Mountain?


  • Trails.
  • Parking at Birch Street trailhead, Lake Padden Park and on Galbraith Lane​

How do you ride the Galbraith?

There are two main points to access Galbraith, the northside or the southside. Northside: The northside accesses the mountain at Birch St. from downtown Bellingham off of Lakeway Dr. with a parking lot and on street parking or park in Whatcom Falls Park and ride to the entrance.

How many acres is Galbraith Mountain?

Galbraith features 65 miles of trails maintained by Whatcom Mountain Bike Coalition on 2,800 acres. It is located east of Bellingham between Lake Padden and Lake Whatcom and is approximately 1/8 the size of Bellingham, reaching an elevation of 1,785 feet. The land is owned by Galbraith Tree Farm LLC.

What mountains are in Bellingham?

Mountains. Whatcom’s slumbering giant — the glaciated volcano visible from Bellingham — is Mount Baker. Drawing visitors from near and far for its legendary, world-record snowfall and pristine summer hiking trails, Baker is the undisputed king of local landmarks. And visiting the mountain is a delight.

How high is Chuckanut mountain?

1870 feet
Elevation: 1870 feet, 570 meters.

What mountains can you see from Bellingham?

Easily accessible via Chuckanut Drive from Fairhaven, the Chuckanut Mountains are arguably Bellingham’s nearest and dearest outdoor playground.

What are the 3 mountain ranges in Washington state?

List of mountain ranges in Washington (state)

Range County Elevation
The Summit Range Stevens County, Washington 3,766 ft (1,148 m)
Three Rocks Spokane County, Washington 3,612 ft (1,101 m)
Tiffany Meadows Okanogan County, Washington 6,184 ft (1,885 m)
Toutle Mountain Range Cowlitz County, Washington 2,726 ft (831 m)

What are Washington’s 5 mountains?

Seven mountain peaks you must admire in Washington state

  • Mount Shuksan. This picturesque peak is 9,127 feet above sea level.
  • Hurricane Ridge.
  • Mount Constitution.
  • Mount St.
  • Mount Rainier.
  • Washington Pass Overlook.
  • Slate Peak.
  • Parks pass fees for seniors to go up.