Park Alerts & Notices



Dune Protection Work ContinuesDune Protection Work Continues<div class="ExternalClass245A6F313C404ECE87BC2340EA8837FA"><div>Coastal sand ecosystems, including dunes, are rare in B.C.  Species that live in the park’s dune habitats are being crowded out by invasive plants and stepped on by dogs and people. With good habitat recovery results from previous dune rehabilitation, additional work is planned for an <a href="/services/parks/Documents/bou-dune-protection-advisory_map.pdf">area along Raptor Trail</a>. The work is expected to start soon and be completed by fall 2022. <br></div><div> <br>Rehabilitation work includes:<br></div><div><ul><li>fencing to give trampled areas time to recover (early 2022)</li><li>formalized pedestrian-only route</li><li>invasive blackberry removal</li><li>planting dune species (fall 2022)</li></ul></div></div>TrueGP0|#abb4eafb-35be-4c46-a2f4-759b894bcbfd;L0|#0abb4eafb-35be-4c46-a2f4-759b894bcbfd|Boundary Bay Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Reminder: recently formalized trails are pedestrian-onlyReminder: recently formalized trails are pedestrian-only<div class="ExternalClassE79F03D0B196493BB414BF706FABF797"><div><a href="/services/parks/Documents/BOU12thAveTrail_advisory%20map_19Mar2021_HIRES.pdf">Trails </a>established to bypass construction of the replacement 12 Ave Pump Station have been recently formalized. These pedestrian-only trails connect the 12 Ave Dyke Trail to Boundary Bay Road.  Cycling is not permitted due to wildlife habitat sensitivities; cyclists please dismount or use 12th Ave Dyke Trail.<br></div></div>TrueGP0|#abb4eafb-35be-4c46-a2f4-759b894bcbfd;L0|#0abb4eafb-35be-4c46-a2f4-759b894bcbfd|Boundary Bay Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Glencarin Trailhead Entrance LIMITED ACCESSGlencarin Trailhead Entrance LIMITED ACCESS<div class="ExternalClass46E9C56B31FE4276809C948C1B878E6B"><p>Due to construction in the area, vehicle access to the Glencarin Trailhead Entrance will be limited until late 2022. Pedestrian access may also be limited or re-routed. Please follow posted safety signs. For information on nearby road closures and construction for the <a href="">Pattullo Gas Line Replacement Project</a>, call 604-576-7208 or email <br></p></div>TrueGP0|#cf1f5a33-14d5-402f-a1e6-2c508311e410;L0|#0cf1f5a33-14d5-402f-a1e6-2c508311e410|Burnaby Lake Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Trail Maintenance on Shaggy Mane Trail, now until June, 2022Trail Maintenance on Shaggy Mane Trail, now until June, 2022<div class="ExternalClass014BAB1665E540968782FBDCA2951347">Trail maintenance work is underway on a section of the Shaggy Mane Trail. Please make eye contact with equipment operators and wait for them to direct you to pass the work in progress. The section of trail where work will be done is marked red on the <a href="/services/parks/PublishingImages/East-PRK-CAMMap.jpg" target="_blank">map</a>.</div>TrueGP0|#17b6417b-d6d4-4089-9492-5630d2afaa77;L0|#017b6417b-d6d4-4089-9492-5630d2afaa77|Campbell Valley Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Portion of Capilano Pacific Trail CLOSED due to slidePortion of Capilano Pacific Trail CLOSED due to slide<div class="ExternalClassFA9EA39AC9E94380999BCBB671EF6A3F"><p>​Due to a landslide that occurred on Jan. 6, 2021, a portion of Capilano Pacific Trail between Keith Road and Moyne Drive will be CLOSED indefinitely for major repairs.  The trail is impassable and the area extremely hazardous. Click <a href="" target="_blank">here</a> to see a detour map. As this section of the trail lies within District of West Vancouver's jurisdiction, please go <a href="" target="_blank">here</a> for more info.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#4d4e453a-932f-44ad-a02f-9d27dfbe3b18;L0|#04d4e453a-932f-44ad-a02f-9d27dfbe3b18|Capilano River Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
No Cycling on Mundy Creek TrailNo Cycling on Mundy Creek Trail<div class="ExternalClass33B10760A3014BC9A0D5A4BFC029B72C"><p>Mundy Creek Trail remains a ‘no cycling’ route at this time. Please make alternate plans and follow posted signs.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#1a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d;L0|#01a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d|Colony Farm Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Sporadic trail floodingSporadic trail flooding<div class="ExternalClass0F710C6477804366941B202959D98536"><div><div>Due to site conditions, some trail sections may be intermittently and unpredictably flooded after heavy rainfall. Please use extra care and follow posted safety signs.<br></div></div></div>TrueGP0|#1a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d;L0|#01a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d|Colony Farm Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Temporary Trail ClosureTemporary Trail Closure<div class="ExternalClass22D4740E740949D2BA95365033D332F1"><div>​The <a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/COLTMEPTemporaryTrailClosure2021_MAP.pdf" target="_blank">western perimeter trail</a> at Colony Farm Regional Park is closed until late 2022 to serve as a temporary staging and storage area for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project (no pipe or any other permanent works will be installed in the park). Learn more about the temporary trail closure <a href="/services/parks/Documents/ColonyFarmRegionalPark-TempTrailClosureInfo-Jan2022.pdf" target="_blank">here</a>.<br></div><div> <br> </div><div>During the closure, visitors should expect minor traffic delays and construction activity near the junction of Colony Farm Road and Lougheed Highway. Please follow posted safety signs and directions from traffic control personnel.<br></div><div> <br> </div><div>For questions or concerns about the project, email <a href="">here</a> or call 1-866-514-6700. For information about the park, call 604-520-6442.<br></div></div>TrueGP0|#1a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d;L0|#01a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d|Colony Farm Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Washrooms temporarily closedWashrooms temporarily closed<div class="ExternalClassF237534D2F2F4B56B62071E66E15E979"><p>​Washrooms are temporarily closed for repairs. Portable toilets will be available. Sorry for any inconvenience.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#1a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d;L0|#01a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d|Colony Farm Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
​Home Farm Dyke Trail partial closure​Home Farm Dyke Trail partial closure<div class="ExternalClassBD223BFCE31A4E9D9868A52B6899C65F"><div>A <a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/COLHomeFarmTrail-partialclosure_map_02Apr2020.pdf" target="_blank">section of the Home Farm Dyke Trail </a>between the park’s main entrance and the Millennium Bridge is closed. Pedestrians can bypass this section using the pedestrian-only Garden Trail.  Cycling is not permitted on pedestrian-only trails; cyclists should plan alternate routes.<br></div></div>TrueGP0|#1a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d;L0|#01a89443c-a97a-4dbc-a0be-be293cf2f40d|Colony Farm Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Maple Trail temporarily CLOSEDMaple Trail temporarily CLOSED<div class="ExternalClass6F1D4097E69D4C9EAA4101F62D198E91"><p>​Maple Trail remains temporarily CLOSED until September 2022 while construction of a new firehall for Bowen Island Municipality takes place on Miller Road. Please use Alder Grove Trail during this time.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#af602a5e-9d78-495a-946d-f24786f469e4;L0|#0af602a5e-9d78-495a-946d-f24786f469e4|Crippen Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Inverholme Schoolhouse closed for repairsInverholme Schoolhouse closed for repairs<div class="ExternalClassA4EAEF0FF5274768861783A8AB5B96EF"><p>​Due to damage during winter storms, Inverholme Schoolhouse will remain closed until further notice. Plans for repairs are underway.</p></div>TrueGP0|#c85e88e8-9ffc-4208-81e1-6845643adbf8;L0|#0c85e88e8-9ffc-4208-81e1-6845643adbf8|Deas Island Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Sporadic flooding of nearby trailsSporadic flooding of nearby trails<div class="ExternalClassB7636837966E4B7FA0ECBD1E1F798E21"><p>​​Due to site conditions, some nearby trails used for accessing the Delta Nature Reserve may be intermittently and unpredictably flooded after heavy rainfall. Please make alternate plans and follow posted safety signs.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#85d01732-b3e0-42cf-8cf0-b67847a489c7;L0|#085d01732-b3e0-42cf-8cf0-b67847a489c7|Delta Nature Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Trail Closure and Trail ConditionsTrail Closure and Trail Conditions<div class="ExternalClass5548F46657764AFABDC7E9893CBF836D"><p>​A <a href="/services/parks/Documents/dnr-boardwalkclosurepmap_dec2021.pdf" target="_blank">section of the Inner Loop</a> remains closed due to boardwalk damage. Plans for repairs are underway. Due to site conditions, some sections of the Outer Loop may be flooded after heavy rainfall. Please follow posted safety signs and be prepared to retrace your steps on all routes.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#85d01732-b3e0-42cf-8cf0-b67847a489c7;L0|#085d01732-b3e0-42cf-8cf0-b67847a489c7|Delta Nature Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Seasonal, sporadic trail flooding Seasonal, sporadic trail flooding <div class="ExternalClass4E1D74C41C0749CC93A37DE803D7A145"><p>Due to site conditions, some sections of the trail may be intermittently and unpredictably flooded after heavy rainfall. Please follow posted safety signs.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#f11a1c79-f81f-4236-beb0-f449c570611d;L0|#0f11a1c79-f81f-4236-beb0-f449c570611d|Delta South Surrey Regional Greenway;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Closure of Grass Field at Edgewater Bar, Starting Monday, December 6, 2021 Closure of Grass Field at Edgewater Bar, Starting Monday, December 6, 2021 <div class="ExternalClass24138D6F014F4BF7AE354493D979911D"><p>There will be no access to the grass field at Edgewater Bar, because of construction of a new washroom. Site preparation begins December 6th, 2021 and building construction takes place in 2022.</p><p>Please keep out of fenced-off field and stay back from equipment and crews. <a href="/services/parks/Documents/mapclosurewashroomconstruction.pdf">See map of location</a>.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#5cec3a32-d36d-4afb-9f39-06151dc2405b;L0|#05cec3a32-d36d-4afb-9f39-06151dc2405b|Derby Reach Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
BCMC Route CLOSED weekdays Apr. 4 to Jun. 30BCMC Route CLOSED weekdays Apr. 4 to Jun. 30<div class="ExternalClass82C8875E18FD4327BDADACD79926C3D7"><p>​Effective Mon. Apr. 4, the lower part of the BCMC Route will be CLOSED all day Monday to Friday while trail upgrades are underway. The work is scheduled to last until Thu. Jun. 30.<br>When the route is closed, it is possible to use a detour along the Baden-Powell and Larsen trails to reconnect with the upper part of the BCMC near marker 29.<br>If conditions allow, the BCMC Route will be open for use on Saturdays, Sundays and statutory holidays. <br>During those times, trail users need to remember that they will be passing through active construction areas and will need to use extra caution.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#7268dcc5-1101-4681-8711-3bc3b5e94aba;L0|#07268dcc5-1101-4681-8711-3bc3b5e94aba|Grouse Mountain Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Grouse Grind Trail CLOSED due to snow and iceGrouse Grind Trail CLOSED due to snow and ice<div class="ExternalClass4BD07EA5C1E34971BB6081182CAE2854"><p>The Grouse Grind Trail is CLOSED due to hazardous conditions caused by snow and ice.<br>For your safety, that of park staff and of first responders, please respect the closure.<br>Parks staff will assess trail conditions daily and advise when the trail is safe to reopen.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#7268dcc5-1101-4681-8711-3bc3b5e94aba;L0|#07268dcc5-1101-4681-8711-3bc3b5e94aba|Grouse Mountain Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
CBC TrailCBC Trail<div class="ExternalClassDFBA592D98384C20A5B86D030E698278">Upgrades to CBC Trail are complete and the trail is now open; expect route changes and new technical trail features. Thank you for your patience.<br></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Dog Mountain Seasonal ClosureDog Mountain Seasonal Closure<div class="ExternalClass846CD11890C8404183525B663DDADDC9">The Dog Mountain Trail will be temporarily closed due to seasonal hazards (rapid snow melt, unsafe creek crossings and poor trail surface condition). The trail will remain closed until conditions improve. Please respect closure signage during this time.<br></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
E-Bikes on TrailsE-Bikes on Trails<div class="ExternalClass35159DDE0DA041CC9C651CC949558EC4"><p>Only Class 1 pedal assisted e-bikes are permitted in the LSCR. Motorized/throttle actuated vehicles are not permitted on the trail network. Do not exceed 30km/hr and yield to all other trail users.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Fisherman’s Trail (North) ClosureFisherman’s Trail (North) Closure<div class="ExternalClass1917E133282B45E2B7956E6788112849"><p>Fisherman’s Trail (North) is closed from Circuit 8 to Spur 4 due to a large washout. Please obey closure signage.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Fishing Banned between Seymour Dam and Seymour EstuaryFishing Banned between Seymour Dam and Seymour Estuary<div class="ExternalClassC19DFD71A9FD4B638297A523E2E102BC"><p> <a href="">​More Information from Fisheries and Oceans Canada</a></p></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Ned’s Atomic Dustbin TrailNed’s Atomic Dustbin Trail<div class="ExternalClass343379BCBA50487D943EDFA0D851C103">Ned’s Trail will be undergoing resurfacing, upgrades, and reroutes this spring. Expect a full trail closure from spring to fall this year for worker and rider safety.<br></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Notice of Construction Notice of Construction <div class="ExternalClass2CB16F8D978B41FFBCD016C030CB9A4F">Construction of the new Watershed Centre building is set to begin in mid-April in the LSCR gravel overflow lot. Part of the overflow lot will be closed until further notice while construction is underway. Please respect closure signage and plan for limited parking. More information can be found <a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/LowerSeymourConservationReserve-ConstructionInformation.pdf" target="_blank">here</a>.<br></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Seymour Valley Trailway SafetySeymour Valley Trailway Safety<div class="ExternalClass3C7540150CFF4C22B91CABDF71FCFA93"><p>​No motorized vehicles on the trailway. Go slow and respect all users.</p></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Washout on Coho TrailWashout on Coho Trail<div class="ExternalClassC71EE61C46F0454D8014493A712D4C85">Heavy rains and high flows have caused a washout on Coho Trail. Please use caution while on the trail and obey all safety signage.<br></div>TrueGP0|#4b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de;L0|#04b7c84ed-ab21-4dbd-8ee7-2755204580de|Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Backcountry routes CLOSEDBackcountry routes CLOSED<div class="ExternalClassFD8F2C5F91FF493CBD0F4D0ABB7AAAF5"><p>Effective Thursday, Oct. 21, the backcountry at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park is CLOSED. This applies to routes beyond Norvan Falls (e.g. Hanes Valley, Coliseum Mountain and Lynn Lake) as well as routes in the Grouse subalpine (e.g. Dam Mountain, Thunderbird Ridge, Crown Mountain, Goat Mountain, Little Goat & Goat Ridge).<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#be478c49-6e79-40d3-ac12-e8a7bd42cacf;L0|#0be478c49-6e79-40d3-ac12-e8a7bd42cacf|Lynn Headwaters Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Bridge CLOSED on Headwaters TrailBridge CLOSED on Headwaters Trail<div class="ExternalClassB086E282B36B4882B914491B516EEEA6"><p>​A bridge on Headwaters Trail is CLOSED due to damage. The creek is NOT safe to pass during or after times of heavy rain. (When there is no rain, the creek is passable.) Click <a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/LYN_bridge_closed_reduced.jpg" target="_blank">here</a> to see the location of the bridge.<br></p></div>TrueGP0|#be478c49-6e79-40d3-ac12-e8a7bd42cacf;L0|#0be478c49-6e79-40d3-ac12-e8a7bd42cacf|Lynn Headwaters Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Minnekhada Lodge entrance closure MAY 19Minnekhada Lodge entrance closure MAY 19<div class="ExternalClassD6F11F9337104CDEBACF6B282B8D563C"><div>Starting at 7 am, access to Minnekhada Lodge will be temporarily closed on Thursday, May 19. The closure is to facilitate routine maintenance which is expected to be completed by mid-morning. Please use the Quarry Road Entrance. Sorry for the inconvenience.<br></div></div>TrueGP0|#743d71ef-a15c-479b-963b-ef503a31283b;L0|#0743d71ef-a15c-479b-963b-ef503a31283b|Minnekhada Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
Acadia Beach parking lot CLOSED effective Mon. Mar. 28Acadia Beach parking lot CLOSED effective Mon. Mar. 28<div class="ExternalClassF17C5417AFDB487AAF0AE0FAA439057B"><p>​Due to a storm sewer and outfall project in the area, the parking lot at Acadia Beach will be CLOSED effective Mon, Mar. 28 for about five weeks. <br></p><p>There will also be NO pedestrian access to the beach area from Admiralty Trail, Salish Trail or the Spanish Banks area. Pedestrian access from the west will be maintained.<br></p><div>For information on NW Marine Drive traffic closures, go to <a href="" target="_blank">DriveBC</a>. For information on the project, contact <a href="">University Endowment Lands</a>.<br></div></div>TrueGP0|#670e3741-2119-4381-8827-5ecf8b651c71;L0|#0670e3741-2119-4381-8827-5ecf8b651c71|Pacific Spirit Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
NO HORSES on Southwest Marine Trail between Camosun St. and Clinton TrailNO HORSES on Southwest Marine Trail between Camosun St. and Clinton Trail<div class="ExternalClassDBF8F8B84588455FA1A59B95D73A93E6"><p>​Due to damage to a culvert, Southwest Marine Trail is temporarily closed to horses between the Camosun St. entrance and Clinton Trail. Equestrians can detour using the St. George's Trail entrance on Camosun St. <br></p></div>TrueGP0|#670e3741-2119-4381-8827-5ecf8b651c71;L0|#0670e3741-2119-4381-8827-5ecf8b651c71|Pacific Spirit Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
AdvisoryAdvisory<div class="ExternalClassEFEB76BCD7354966A703AC0C2C764BEE"><p><strong>Caution - Expect muddy, uneven surfaces and vehicles on the dyke trail<br></strong>Industrial trucks hauling soil over the dyke trail to fill private riverfront have caused muddy uneven surfaces on dyke.<br>Use extra care and keep back from vehicles, equipment and crews.<br><a href="/services/parks/PublishingImages/PittRiverAdvisory-January2018.jpg" target="_blank">Route affected</a> - 700 meter section of dyke, from the airport to 176 St (<em>red line on map</em>)</p></div>TrueGP0|#50642258-a371-4068-a85a-a8ba38cd57c8;L0|#050642258-a371-4068-a85a-a8ba38cd57c8|Pitt River Regional Greenway;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a
​Picnic Area Washrooms Temporarily Closed​Picnic Area Washrooms Temporarily Closed<div class="ExternalClassCD901F13A4A44279AD0B02F4079B4D5C"><p>Washrooms at the Picnic Area are temporarily closed for repairs. Portable toilets will be available. Sorry for any inconvenience.</p></div>TrueGP0|#66885332-dab0-4a55-9d4d-17832f70a58a;L0|#066885332-dab0-4a55-9d4d-17832f70a58a|təmtəmíxʷtən/Belcarra Regional Park;GTSet|#ef6bfa32-7824-496c-b2c2-24278fe7b36a

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