In October 2010, Parks & Recreation, in partnership with the Northwest Parks & Recreation District #2, replaced the aging jungle gym and replaced it with new playground equipment.
Explore the improvements that were made to Hovander Playground as well as how to get there with directions and a map.
The new Hovander River Trail segment offers river views from the northern parking area near the boat launch to the southern end of the park near Slater Road. The trail was completed in 2014 and accommodates walkers and bicyclists.
Whatcom County Parks and Recreation acquired this property in 2008 with the assistance of The Nature Conservancy and Whatcom Land Trust. The park, located in Point Roberts, has more than 275 acres with 1.4 miles of saltwater shoreline along Boundary Bay. Park improvements included a trailhead with parking and restrooms, trails through forested uplands, viewpoints and shoreline access. .
Explore the enhancements the Parks and Recreation Department has made to the Samish Boat Dock in Whatcom County.