Lynden Loop

Lynden House

Distance: 5 miles

Estimated riding time: 30-45 minutes

This ride highlights Lynden’s beautiful Jim Kaemingk Sr. Trail, quiet neighborhood streets and recently completed Riverview Road featuring Lynden’s newest bike lanes. This loop is a great way to explore parts of Lynden you might not have seen before. Feel free to start your ride anywhere along the route.

Before you leave:

Make sure your bike is in good working order using the ABC Quick Check.

  • Air — pump up your tires to the suggested air pressure indicated on sidewall of tire
  • Brakes —be sure your brakes are in good working order
  • Chain — lubricate your chain, if needed for a smoother ride

Step by step directions:

For a PDF file of step by step directions with photos click HERE.

  1. Start at Lynden Park.
  2. Ride out of Lynden Park on Jim Kaemingk Sr. Trail. Keep on the main trail following the creek.
  3. Cross Bender Road at the crosswalk and continue on the trail to left of the rock-climbing park.
  4. Keep left around the back of the storage building then ride along the ballfields to Aaron Drive.
  5. Turn right onto the sidewalk of Aaron Drive.
  6. Go over the bridge and take a quick right onto the paved trail.
  7. Turn right at the end of the trail onto Willow Street and follow the curve to the left.
  8. Turn right onto N Bridgeview and follow the curve onto N Cascade Way.
  9. Turn right onto Cascade Way.
  10. Turn left onto N Garden Way.
  11. Turn right onto Garden Drive.
  12. Turn left onto Bender Road.
  13. Veer right onto Drayton Street.
  14. Turn left onto Nooksack Street at Lynden Christian School.
  15. Turn right onto E Front Street.
  16. Turn left onto 1st Street for one block.
  17. Turn right onto Riverview Road and enjoy the new bike lane.
  18. Riverview Road turns right onto 7th Street. Be sure to shift down to ride up the hill.
  19. Turn left on Judson Street to avoid the construction on 7th Street. (Summer 2020)
  20. Turn right on 8th Street.
  21. Turn right on Grover Street.
  22. Turn left on 3rd Street.
  23. At the intersection with Main Street bear right onto Depot Road back to the park.

Remember pedestrians always have the right of way on a trail or at intersections. Be polite and share the trail.

Lynden Loop Map