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Belcarra Regional ParkBelcarra Regional Park246499760http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Belcarra_photo.gif

 

 

Belcarra photo1http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo1_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2790&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra photo1White Pine Beach is a popular summer destination for area residents
Belcarra photo2http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo2_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2793&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra photo2Trails of Belcarra Regional Park draw hikers and recreationists from around the region
Belcarra wharf at sunsethttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo3_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2797&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra wharf at sunsetBelcarra wharf at sunset
Belcarra picnic sheltershttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo4_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2796&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra picnic sheltersLarge picnic shelters can be used by large groups of up to 75 people at a time. For information and reservations call 640-432-6359
Belcarra Picnic Area shelterhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo6_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2800&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra Picnic Area shelterThe Belcarra picnic shelter can be reserved for large groups
Belcarra-photo10http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo10_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2791&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra-photo10Belcarra offers splendid hiking with gently undulating terrain through western hemlock and red cedar forest
Belcarra-photo11http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo11_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2795&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra-photo11Along the Springboard Trail near Belcarra picnic area
Belcarra-photo12http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo12_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2792&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra-photo12White Pine Beach is situated on Sasamat Lake, and offers excellent swimming and beach activities.
Belcarra-photo13http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Belcarra-photo13_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2794&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBelcarra-photo13Symmetrical holes in the trunk of a western hemlock tree are caused by woodpeckers and sapsuckers looking for insects

 

 

 

 

Belcarra Regional ParkBelcarra Regional Park-122.92308149.306101http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.31138714840,,+-122.89353679600&sll=49.015018,,-122.468719&sspn=0.042445,,0.111322&ie=UTF8&z=15, http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.31138714840,+-122.89353679600&sll=49.015018,-122.468719&sspn=0.042445,0.111322&ie=UTF8&z=15http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/BelcarraParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/BelcarraRP.png, http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/BelcarraRP.pnghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/Belcarra_Trail_Brochure.pdf, Brochure

 

 

<div class="ExternalClassC12C85D3F29D437B8057443E317CC938"><div class="panel"><p>​On February 18, 2020, Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Metro Vancouver signed a co-operation agreement that will protect and enhance Belcarra Regional Park for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations while raising public awareness of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation's cultural history with the area.</p><p> <i class="fa fa-file-pdf-o fa-lg"> </i><a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/BelcarraRegionalParkCulturalPlanningandCo-operationAgreement.pdf" target="_blank">Belcarra Regional Park Cultural Planning and Co-Operation Agreement</a><br></p></div></div><div class="ExternalClass3DD0884A74014ED4995193A49B0DB3C8"><div class="panel"><h4>Seasonal Pay Parking </h4><p> <i class="fa fa-arrow-right"></i> <a href="/services/parks/belcarra-seasonal-pay-parking-/Pages/default.aspx">Seasonal Pay Parking Information</a> for Belcarra Regional Park <br></p></div></div> <br>

 

 

BelcarraBelcarra<div class="ExternalClass173762955321403AA331281CA944F537"><p class="ExternalClassC815A318124847CA98087D0EF78948B7"><span aria-hidden="true"></span> </p><div class="ExternalClassC815A318124847CA98087D0EF78948B7"><ul><li>Campfires & portable campfire apparatus are prohibited</li></ul></div><ul><li>Briquettes, propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables & picnic shelters. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it.<br></li><li>Designated smoking areas remain closed<br></li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff<br></li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350. </p></div>2021-09-13T07:00:00ZLOW<div class="ExternalClass2EE433C501C846058A7238DC28A32835"><p>​Continued dry weather has resulted in conditions that are tinder dry & extremely sensitive to sparks & fire.</p><ul><li>Campfires & use of briquettes are prohibited.</li><li>Propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables & picnic shelters. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass298964BEE1514B88A1C6348B62E0D6B0"><p>​Continued dry weather has resulted in conditions that are tinder dry & extremely sensitive to sparks & fire.</p><ul><li>Campfires including portable campfire apparatuses are prohibited.</li><li>ALL barbecues/cooking stoves are prohibited.<br></li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClassB0FADC4BDB3D4787A850D416415F30BB"><ul><li>​Campfires & use of briquettes are prohibited.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.<br></li><li>Propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables & picnic shelters. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it.<br></li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.<br></li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass160B98D4C5304C518476F471195089A7"><ul><li>​Campfires & use of briquettes are prohibited.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.</li><li>Propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables & picnic shelters. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClassC5271E520B924528B01B85D876E63FAC"><ul><li>Campfires are only allowed in designated fire rings & fire pits, & only as local fire authorities allow.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.</li><li>Briquette & propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables & picnic shelters. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it. If you use briquettes, dispose of them carefully in the designated receptacles.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass0A7FCA608CE944299302283AC60E64F5"><ul><li>​Campfires are prohibited.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.</li><li>Briquette & propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables & picnic shelters. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it. If you use briquettes, dispose of them carefully in the designated receptacles.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div>

 

 

Diez Vistas Trail CLOSED Sept. 23<div class="ExternalClassBB085BDB880346B5841D2B5E7D647C31"><p>​Due to work related to a BC Hydro powerline project, Diez Vistas Trail will be CLOSED on Thursday, September 23. Please comply with all signs and stay out of the area for your safety.<br></p></div>True
Bear Safety Reminder<div class="ExternalClass90163E0C34EC48CA9A147218DF935DFD"><p>Bears are now active and their movements are often dictated by food supplies. Bears are not picky eaters and will rarely pass up a meal even if it means going near humans to get it. Bears that become comfortable near people can be more dangerous to humans or may be destroyed. </p><p>To keep bears wild and visitors safe:</p><ul><li>Never feed a bear; do not leave any garbage or unattended food</li><li>Clean up garbage and food immediately; use bear-proof bins provided</li><li>Never approach a bear</li><li>Change your route or plans to avoid bears</li></ul><p><br>If you <em>see </em>a bear, stay back 100 metres. If you <em>encounter </em>a bear, stay calm and slowly back away.</p><p>Negative bear-human interactions may result in closure of some areas of the park.</p></div>True
​Temporary Trail Closures: Mar - Oct 2021 <div class="ExternalClass51F1F26644DA4541B8831B858DCDD732"><div> <a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/BelcarraRegionalParkTrailClosure.pdf" target="_blank">Bear Claw Trail</a> will be temporarily closed and other trails along Buntzen Ridge may be intermittently closed to facilitate BC Hydro’s work to upgrade nearby power lines. Trail closures are unpredictable and will happen as needed Mon – Sat, 7 am – 6pm.  Visitors should be prepared for delays and noise, and expect to encounter construction crews and equipment. Please follow posted safety signs and plan alternate routes. Work on the Copper Conductor Replacement Project is currently underway and expected to continue until fall 2021. For more information, call 604-623-4472 or email projects@bchydro.com.<br></div></div>True

 

 

At Nature's Speedhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/belcarra/1868/At Nature's SpeedAt Nature's Speed<div class="ExternalClass7CB8B28013A24221A435D998D4F8E1BF"><p>​Tired of the rat race? Try life at a slug’s pace. Slow down and open your senses. Breathe. Learn to look in new ways and enjoy the benefits nature has to offer. A park interpreter will guide you through some forest bathing-inspired activities.<br><br>Registration required<br>Ages 19+</p></div>GP0|#a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425;L0|#0a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425|Belcarra;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318682021-10-02T15:30:00Z2021-10-02T17:30:00Z0
Salamander Searchershttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/belcarra/1871/Salamander SearchersSalamander Searchers<div class="ExternalClass0EA622208B0E4398BF73D403B8BAC740"><p>​They crawl through the woods and hide under logs.<br>They’re long-toed or rough-skinned and related to frogs.<br>Discover these amazing amphibians that make Belcarra Regional Park their home.<br><br>Registration required<br>Ages 6-9<br>Parent participation is optional.</p></div>GP0|#a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425;L0|#0a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425|Belcarra;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318712021-10-09T17:00:00Z2021-10-09T19:00:00Z0
Salamander Searchershttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/belcarra/1872/Salamander SearchersSalamander Searchers<div class="ExternalClass584DCBDFD21A470F955EEA945FA44C1A"><p>​They crawl through the woods and hide under logs.<br>They’re long-toed or rough-skinned and related to frogs.<br>Discover these amazing amphibians that make Belcarra Regional Park their home.<br><br>Registration required<br>Ages 6-9<br>Parent participation is optional.</p></div>GP0|#a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425;L0|#0a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425|Belcarra;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318722021-10-09T20:30:00Z2021-10-09T22:30:00Z0
What the Heck is That?http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/belcarra/1881/What the Heck is That?What the Heck is That?<div class="ExternalClass76E1DA935F3E46E4B6755DD1CFBD29DE"><p>​Ever wonder what that plant or animal is called? There’s an app for that! Explore the forest with a park interpreter and learn to use the iNaturalist app to capture plants and animals for your photo collection and contribute to community science.<br><br>Registration required<br>Ages 11+ - Children must be accompanied by an adult.</p><p>Programs have been adjusted to allow for physical distancing and measures are in place to protect you and your loved ones. </p></div>GP0|#a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425;L0|#0a05f2b1c-5db7-43c2-a43b-d5df8c0ff425|Belcarra;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318812021-10-30T17:00:00Z2021-10-30T20:00:00Z0

 

 

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