North & South Red Mountain Picnic Shelters ~ Silver Lake Park

South Red Mountain Picnic Shelter

To Check Availability or Request a Reservation
Fill out a Reservation Request Form

To Cancel a Reservation
Call 360-778-5850 or email
parks@co.whatcom.wa.us

Reservation Policies

Description
The North & South Red Mountain Picnic Shelters are tucked into the woods on the edge of a large meadow at the foot of Red Mountain. Centrally located in the campground, these shelters can only be reserved by campers in Red Mountain Campground. The maximum capacity for each shelter is 25 people. Learn more about Silver Lake Park.

Hours
8am-dusk

Features  

  • Wood-Burning Fireplace
  • 4 Burner Cooktop
  • Service Counter
  • Sink
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Outdoor Charcoal BBQ Grill
  • Picnic Tables 

Daily Rental Rates
Whatcom County Residents: $40
Non-Residents: $60
Non-Refundable Reservation Fee: $13

Optional Add-On Fees
Alcohol Use Fee: $60
Waste Removal Fee: $20

North Red Mountain Picnic Shelter Exterior 1
North Red Mountain Picnic Shelter Exterior 2
North Red Mountain Picnic Shelter Interior
North Red Mountain Picnic Shelter Cooktop & Sink
South Red Mountain Picnic Shelter Grill
Red Mountain Campground Map Detail
  1. Directions & Parking
  2. FAQ's

Address
9006 Silver Lake Road
Maple Falls, WA 98266
Map

Directions
From I-5 (North or South)
Take I-5 Exit 255
Turn east onto Sunset Drive, toward Mount Baker (right turn for northbound, left for southbound)
Sunset Drive becomes Mount Baker Highway (WA-542 E)
Follow 542 E toward Maple Falls for 28 miles
Turn left onto Silver Lake Road and travel 3.5 miles to Silver Lake Park
Turn right into Silver Lake Park and follow the signs to Red Mountain Campground  

Parking
The Red Mountain Picnic Shelters are available only to campers in Red Mountain Campground. There is no parking other than the parking included with a campsite.

Non-camping guests have two parking options:

  • Use the day use lots near the Main Park Lodge and hike approx. 1.5 miles to Red Mountain Campground
  • Park in the gravel lot at Gerdrum House and hike approx. 1 mile to Red Mountain Campground