Situated between the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains, Ferndale has a moderate climate with an average rainfall of about 34 inches.
The City of Ferndale provides over a dozen parks. With the Nooksack River and Mount Baker so close, there are plenty of entertainment opportunities right outside your door!
Hovander Homestead Park, a turn-of-the-century location featuring a historic Pioneer home, hosts the annual Scottish Highland Games and a Civil War Reenactment. Pioneer Park, home to the Old Settlers Picnic, has one of the largest collections of original hand strewn log homes in the Northwest.