Directions to Fairhaven Parking, Old Bellingham -
Fairhaven is ~85 miles north of Seattle. Take exit 250 (SR-11/Old Fairhaven Pkwy)
from I-5 towards Chuckanut Drive. Follow Old Fairhaven Pkwy West ~1.5 miles. Turn
right on 12th Street and go ~0.1 miles. Turn left on Harris Avenue and right on 11th Street.
Entrance to gravel parking area is in the middle of the block between Mill and Knox Avenues
on your left just before the Fairhaven Bike & Mountain Sports Shop (1108 11th Street).
The parking area is also located directly across Mill Street from the Fairhaven Green
which backs on the Colophon Cafe but you can not
enter the parking lot from this side.
Be sure to get to Fairhaven early for breakfast at the Colophon
Cafe or plan to stay late after you are done cycling to tour
Village Books and maybe have a bite to eat at
for the Colophon Cafe website and
for information regarding Book Fare.
is also located across from the parking area and they cater specifically to hungrey cyclists
as does their sister restaurant Pastazza Pasta on
Newmarket Street in Bellingham.
for more information.
Bellingham's Coast Millennium Trail runs directly
past the parking area on it's west side.