Welcome to the The Birchwood Neighborhood!
The Birchwood neighborhood offers homes on vast lots. The character of the neighborhood is through its older, well-kept homes surrounded by mature landscaping and narrow streets giving homeowners a rural atmosphere while being close to city-life.
Check out what the City of Bellingham has to say about the wonderful Birchwood Neighborhood:
"Features of the neighborhood include the Bellingham Golf and Country Club, the Squalicum Creek Greenbelt, Bellingham Technical College and Shuksan Middle School.
Birchwood Park provides neighborhood amenities including a playground, basketball court, picnic shelter and open play field. Shuksan Meadows, adjacent to Shuksan Middle School, provides a playground and half-court basketball near the apartment complexes. Squalicum Creek Park is a new community park acquired with Beyond Greenway Levy funds. The master plan for this 42-acre park includes lighted ball fields, multi-use fields, playgrounds, picnic shelters, enclosed pavilion building and an off-leash dog park. Little Squalicum Park, located just outside the neighborhood boundary, provides salt water frontage on Bellingham Bay. The Bay-to-Baker Trail and greenway connects Little Squalicum, Birchwood and Squalicum Creek Parks."