Teddy Bear Cove LbNA # 65595
|Placed Date||Aug 16 2013|
|Location||North Chuckanut Mt, Bellingham, WA|
Terrain Difficulty: Moderate (moderate slope, 2 mi RT)
Teddy Bear Cove is reached via a switchback trail through the forest that leads to magnificent shoreline views of Chuckanut Bay and Clark's Point. The cove is an unusual white sand beach with tide pools at low tide which makes for an interesting place to visit.
Take I5 Exit 250 and follow Old Fairhaven Parkway/SR 11 west 1.3 miles to 12th Street. Turn Left and follow Chuckanut Drive south 1.5 miles to North Chuckanut Mt. trail head parking area on the left.
Hike 0.2 miles up the Hemlock Trail to the Interurban Trail. Turn right and go south 0.5 mile to Teddy Bear Cove Trail that goes right and down across Chuckanut Drive. Continue on trail to right, going down 6 switchbacks to just before steps bending to the right. Go left on a small path 20 steps to 3 trees growing together, with middle tree now a 6 foot stump. LB is at back base of trees under bark and a rock. Please replace as described and continue down to the beach.