Subscribe to our eMail Newsletter!

Nearshore Group Paddles

New for 2016, Nearshore Group Paddles combine sea kayaking with natural history. This three hour paddle includes a basic lesson for kayaking in a tandem sea kayak as well as a natural history component. Topics include geology, birds, Bellingham's waterfront history, and natural history of the area.

$55 per person

For dates/times see our Kayaking Calendar


New Post Point Webcam Now Live

webcam previewIn partnership with the Whatcom Community Foundation, the City of Bellingham, and the Bonnell Cove Foundation, the Community Boating Center is excited to announce a new live-streaming webcam of the conditions at Post Point on Bellingham Bay.


View the new webcam live at 




Hours of Operation


Open for Boat Rentals
Saturdays & Sundays:
10am - Sunset
Monday - Friday:
Noon - Sunset


If the weather is unsuitable for boat rentals the CBC will close & be unstaffed. 


Physical Address:
555 Harris Avenue 
Bellingham, WA 98225 
View Map

*Please see our
wind policy.

Donations are tax-deductible.