8418 Harborview Rd
Blaine, Washington 98230
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Sites: 193
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 48.94549
Longitude: -122.74778

Elevation: 58' (approx.)
Park Features
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • 55+ Only 55+ Only no
  • Kid Friendly Kid Friendly yes
  • Boondocking Boondocking no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts no
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
Hookups
  • Full Hookup Full Hookup yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) no
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • Public Phone Public Phone no
  • Water Water yes
  • Cable/Sat. TV Hookup Cable/Sat. TV Hookup no
Connectivity
  • WiFi WiFi no
  • ATT Cellular Provider ATT
  • Verizon Cellular Provider Verizon
  • Sprint Cellular Provider Sprint
  • T-Mobile Cellular Provider T-Mobile
Amenities
  • Restrooms Restrooms yes
  • Showers Showers yes
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store no
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Propane Available Propane Available yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen no
  • Horse Camp Horse Camp no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter no
  • Restrooms: vault Restrooms: vault no
Recreation
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Recreational Trails Recreational Trails no
  • Rec Room Rec Room yes
  • Casino Casino yes
  • Fishing Fishing no
  • Beach Beach no
  • Biking Biking no
  • Boating Boating no
  • Golf Golf no
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Horseshoes Horseshoes yes
  • Mini-Golf Mini-Golf no
  • Outdoor Courts Outdoor Courts yes
  • Pickleball Pickleball ?
  • Water Access Water Access no

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28 Reviews

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Review Count: 219
States Visited: 29
Helpful Reviews: 42

Date of Stay: August, 2018 - $1.00
Overall Rating:

Unlike a lot of Thousand Trails parks, this one is easy to navigate. Roads are wide enough for 2 vehicles to pass each other, making it easy to back into a site. There are also several pull-through sites. Almost every site in this campground has full hook ups. There are a few that don't and they are pointed out to you when you check in. Sites are spacious and there is plenty of room to be outside. One area doesn't really have any shade trees, but that wasn't a problem for us. Dish satellite and AT&T cell worked well. Verizon MiFi worked, but it was slow. We would definitely stay here again if in the area. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious, Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2018 - $10.00
Overall Rating:

This is a large Thousand Trails campground. It had a kids room, adults room, heated pool, dog area (gated), and playground. Also we heard of planned activities for kids but did not participate. It did not have individual fire pits but you could rent a portable fire pit for $5/day. Since it is a Thousand Trails (member campground), it looked like quite a few seasonal and/or permanent residents, mainly looking like a retirement community, although we talked to a few families that also lived there full time (eg: more of a trailer park than RV campground). No cellular service with Sprint, Canadian TV only. They seemed to enforce very strict rules about the park. It's very quiet and clean. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my travel trailer
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Convenience to Birch Bay and the Canadian border is the reason to stay here. Birch Bay is beautiful. If you leave the park there are many nice restaurants and beach front. Also just around the corner is the Birch Bay water slides which are old but a fun day for adults and or kids. Lots of fresh fruit stands around the area to pick up local produce!

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Review Count: 107
States Visited: 37
Helpful Reviews: 22

Date of Stay: September, 2017 - $1.00
Overall Rating:

Friends had recommended that we stay in Phase 2, which we did - sites in phase 1 have 4 rigs sharing one utility area, but there are trees in phase 1 which would probably be desirable if it was warmer. The pull-throughs in phase 2 have the utilities between two rigs so if it was full and if you both have slide-outs, you could probably easily share conversation and maybe coffee between rigs. Verizon service was good. Phase 2 was going to be closing on October 1 when they enter limited services for the winter. Our nightly rate was $0 with Thousand Trails Family Courtesy card. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
241
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Drive to Artist Point for views of Mt Shuksan, Mt Baker - stop at Picture Lake for reflection pictures of Mt Shuksan. Drive up to Semiahmoo and walk around. Also visit Peace Arch in Blaine. Take advantage of produce stands for fresh fruits and vegetables. Garmin RV GPS routed us to a different RV Park when we just put in the name - seems there are two with very similar names - use address in GPS instead of name.

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Review Count: 1
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2017 - $3.00
Overall Rating:

My contract does not say that guests must pay. My daughter wanted to walk into the park to give me a message as my cell phone was dead. She was told that she needed to pay $10. I will never recommend Thousand Trails and in fact, will tell everyone I know that this is not a friendly or family place to stay. If this had been an emergency Thousand Trails would be looking at a lawsuit... We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
117
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 16
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: August, 2017 - $1.00
Overall Rating:

This is one of the best Thousand Trails we have stayed at certainty the best in the state of Washington. Unlike most Thousand Trails we have been to this one actually had gravel on the roads which helped cut down the dust considerably. We parked in phase 2 in a very large back in site that was also very level parked on gravel instead of dirt or mud and had a large grass area on each side. Unfortunately only 30 amp was available but fortunately the outside temperature was mild when were were there so that didn't become a problem and we also had sewer. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2017 - $53.00
Overall Rating:

Our site was large, flat and freshly mowed, no problems there. Our disappointment came when we found they had no wi-fi at the sites. We asked the question when we made the reservation and were told there was wi-fi but left out the part only by the pool. We were charged a $4.00/night resort fee. I guess they think they have resort status because they have a very plain swimming pool? When we checked in we were told there were 5 spaces to pick from but they did not have the numbers to the spaces so you had to drive around the park to see where they were. This is a first for us! There is only 30 amp service throughout the park and a $10 charge per day if you have day guests coming into the park. Overall the park is OK if you were expecting to get what was here. Definitely overpriced for the lack of amenities when you look at all the additional fees they charge and compared to amenities other parks provide for $53.00/night (includes the $4/night "resort" fee). We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
Section two
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 21
States Visited: 12
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $3.00
Overall Rating:

This is a well maintained TT campground in a great location near the waterfront town of Birch Bay. The sites can be a bit close together, and the central hookups for 4 sites would be annoying if all sites were full, fortunately they were not for our visit so it was all very good. Clean bathrooms, friendly staff and a number of activities on site. Definitely worth heading in to Birch Bay, and down to the State park too for some beach front open space. Close to Bellingham if you need any supplies, and decent access into Vancouver. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open, Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $10.00
Overall Rating:

Check in went smooth. Was told there is a $10 fee that everytime a visitor enters the park has to pay to visit you. This is $10 per car. If you want some one to pick you up you have to walk to the main gate in order to avoid having them pay $10 to enter the park. Ridicules. We came to this park to visit friends and we could not have them pay $10 each time they wanted to visit with us. The park is OK, many, many speed bumps. Nature trail is a 2 minute walk if even that long. Pool is very small but nicely heated. The RVs are very close unless you are lucky enough to get a backin site. Phase 2 is very open with good satellite TV. Rangers not too friendly. The $10 fee is the reason we will never be back to this park. I wish RPI would have informed us of this new rule. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
231 phase 2
Site Surface
Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 338
States Visited: 48
Helpful Reviews: 50

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $1.00
Overall Rating:

As Thousand Trails members we do not pay nightly. This is our favorite Thousand Trails resort. It is quiet, very clean, has a nice pool, there are lots of activities and the sites have large yards. The people are extra friendly and helpful. Sites are level. Dish Network and Verizon MIFI worked very well. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
235
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

The park offers many activities. It is a short trip to Vancouver, BC. We love it up here.

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Review Count: 83
States Visited: 32
Helpful Reviews: 13

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $1.00
Overall Rating:

This is a typical 1000 Trails campground...older and not well maintained. The sites are laid out with 4 sites sharing 1 utility post. Since verything is back-in, 2 of the sites have to route their utilities around to the front of their rig...not convenient. Also, only 1 of the 4 can have 50 amp so very limited since the permanent residents use the only 50 amp. The roads and sites are gravel; not well maintained with a lot of holes. Each site has grass in front but no landscaping. The campground is surrounded by very tall trees and a lot of big trees in the sites, so very limited satellite if at all but we did get it. Wifi only at office. The one good thing is it is very quiet. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
36
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my 5th wheel (had to disconnect)
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

We were visiting friends in Bellingham and will only stay here again if just for 1 night and then crossing the border into Vancouver the next day.

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Review Count: 338
States Visited: 48
Helpful Reviews: 50

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $1.00
Overall Rating:

Excellent Dish Network reception and Verizon wifi and phone reception. This may be our most favorite Thousand Trails. Quiet and well maintained. A good place for a base came and to travel to Canada. We will go back. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 342
States Visited: 46
Helpful Reviews: 52

Date of Stay: June, 2016
Overall Rating:

Check-in went smoothly. We chose PHASE 2 and a back-in site which was level gravel, surrounded by grass. Utilities are well situated and easy to access. Since this was a holiday week-end there were lots of activities in the park and more in the Birch Bay and Blaine areas. We enjoyed the large site with adequate parking. The interior roads are packed gravel with speed bumps (limit is 5 MPH or 8 1/2 KMPH). This is a pleasant park, near the Canada border crossing, lots of places to go and things to do. Birch Bay Beach is a mile away and the State Park about 4 miles. Great Sunsets. We enjoyed our stay here and will return when in the area. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
207
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Excellent dining on Birch Bay, across the street from the beach.

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Review Count: 192
States Visited: 43
Helpful Reviews: 49

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $1.00
Overall Rating:

Nice 1000 Trails. 30 amp only full hookup with pull thrus available. Store, pool, lodges all nice with good wifi. You can pick shady side or open side for satellite. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Surface
Grass
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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Review Count: 14
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: August, 2014
Overall Rating:

This is a 1000 trails park so we had no expense. Arrived during a Canadian national holiday so were lucky to find a good site with afternoon shade in Phase II. Phase I would have been a nightmare to park in a large rig as they have 4 sites connected to same connections (water, sewer, electric) and they are very, very close together. Phase II was nice. Very friendly rangers. Will stay here again. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Fifth Wheel.

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Review Count: 25
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2014
Overall Rating:

Nice park. Pool, gym, adult and family lodges. Tons of space for sites in phase 2. Many activities. Friendly staff. The only complaint we had is the dumpsters were always full but we loved this park and would stay again. We camped at Thousand Trails - Birch Bay in a Fifth Wheel.

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