The Sehome Hill Arboretum features an observation tower, accommodating parking and multiple different trails that are available for exploring. It is open daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. and is perfect for people who are interested in getting more in touch with the essence of what Bellingham is all about. This luscious green area is located on Bill McDonald Parkway at 25th Street near the south end of Western Washington University (WWU)in the Sehome Neighborhood.
Mission statement - “The Sehome Hill Arboretum is conceived of as a natural area devoted to educational, aesthetic, recreational and research purposes; and all development shall be compatible with this ecological concept.”
To learn more about the Arboretum, click this link to WWU’s site: http://www.wwu.edu/share/