Fishing restrictions and closures
Water access sites remain open in many areas, despite fishing restrictions or closures on several rivers due to drought conditions. Visit the emergency fishing rules and the drought webpage for more information on fishing restrictions.
AIS permit sticker Starting in 2014 all watercraft are required to be inspected for aquatic invasive species and to display a valid AIS permit sticker prior to launching and while operating on Lake Whatcom or Lake Samish. This new requirement includes non-motorized, hand-carried watercraft such as canoes and kayaks. Please see the county requirements on the county webpage. More info...
Find/catch these type of fish here.
16018 Mill Creek Boulevard
Mill Creek, Washington 98012-1296
Office Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Telephone (425) 775-1311
Southeast from Bellingham on Lake Whatcom Boulevard which follows the west shore of the lake approx. 9 mi, Left on South Bay Rd approx .1 mi, Left at the fires station on the left into parking area.