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Biking on Bay to Baker

Bay to Baker Trail

Description

The City is working on acquiring land along the abandoned railway between Roeder Avenue and Meridian Street. This acquisition and development will provide the missing link connection for this trail corridor, which will connect the Irongate neighborhood with Bellingham Bay.

A new trail from Irongate to Cornwall Park was completed in 2016 and a new trail through Cornwall Park was completed in 2017.

Funding

Greenway Levy
Park Impact Fees
Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program Trail grant

Status

Construction of the trail segment between Orchard Place and Irongate Road is complete. A new trail through Cornwall Park is also complete. Property acquisition of the rail line to the waterfront is also under review.

Reference

Affected Neighborhoods

    Birchwood; Columbia; Cornwall Park; Irongate

Participating Departments

    Parks and Recreation