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Burnaby Lake-photo1 Lake-photo1Canoeing is one of the best ways to explore Burnaby Lake Regional Park.
Burnaby Lake-photo2 Lake-photo2View from Cariboo Dam, looking west to Burnaby Lake
Burnaby Lake-photo3 Lake-photo3Piper Spit is a popular place for a gentle walk and to view wildlife around Burnaby Lake
Burnaby Lake-photo4 Lake-photo4Burnaby Lake is home to thousands of waterfowl, and birds nesting in marsh
Burnaby Lake-photo5 Lake-photo5A rebuilt Burnaby Lake viewing tower was officially opened in 2009, and is now one of the best places on the lake for wildlife viewing
BurnabyLake-photo6 Lake Nature House is a base for learning more about the park environment.
BurnabyLake-photo7 elderberry are a favourite of birds but you should not eat them as they will make you sick.
BurnabyLake-photo8 of the salmonberry - Rubus spectablis
BurnabyLake-photo9 Mill Trail is accessible for all users, and is located near the Burnaby Lake Nature House at Piper Spit





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<div class="ExternalClass4DFC49B7AE5745BFA41D9BBF28570D6B"><div class="panel"><h4>​Visitor Centre</h4><p> <i class="fa fa-arrow-right"></i> <a href="/services/parks/discover/visitor-centres/burnaby-lake-nature-house/Pages/default.aspx">Burnaby Lake Nature House</a></p> </div></div>





Piper Spit Boardwalk Closure: April 12 - 22 including weekends<div class="ExternalClassA6B9B986F1B6456EB30E45D54AF616F9"><div>To remove an inactive hydrometric station from Burnaby Lake requires closing the boardwalk at Piper Spit starting the week of April 12. The work will take about two weeks and will also occur on weekends.<br></div><div><br></div><div>A small area near the Nature House has also been designated for staging purposes for this work. Visitors should expect to encounter vehicles and equipment related to the project. Please follow posted signs and plan alternate routes. Thanks for your cooperation. </div><div><br></div><div>This work is part of a larger initiative to improve environmental conditions and will be conducted with on-going environmental monitoring. For more information about this project, call the Public Inquiry Centre of Environment and Climate Change Canada at 1-800-668-6767 or email<br></div></div>True
Burnaby Lake Nature House CLOSED<div class="ExternalClass9F3B94511D89407382DE88EAC67DACD8"><p>Due to COVID-19 public health safety concerns, the ​​Burnaby Lake Nature House is now closed.<br></p></div>True
CN Track Work Taking Place near the Park - UPDATE SEPT 2020<div class="ExternalClass5101217AB0CF4652AD95B6F1E514A297"><p>​CN will be constructing a section of new track (beside existing tracks) between Piper Ave and Willingdon Ave. This work is outside the park but may be noticeable from park trails and at the Piper Ave Entrance. Over the next two months, a new bridge will be installed at Piper Ave. Access to the park will be maintained but visitors should expect to encounter large construction equipment and increased noise (eg. pile driving). Please follow posted safety signs and instructions from flagging crew. For information about this work, contact CN at <a href=""></a> or call 1-888-888-5909.<br></p></div>True



City Nature Challenge Online Webinar Nature Challenge Online WebinarCity Nature Challenge Online Webinar<div class="ExternalClassF14201DD81CF44FF815DCE508CC3E57C"><p>In May, cities around the world will be competing to see who can make the most observations of nature. Be part of the fun and make a contribution as a citizen scientist! We’ll show you all you need to know. Take part in this online webinar. Then you’ll be ready to make observations, either on your own – or join us on one of the guided walks.</p><p>Learn about bioblitz-style competitions, the basics of using the iNaturalist app and how to participate in the City Nature Challenge in Metro Vancouver</p><p>To join the webinar, click this link 5-minutes before the start: <a href=""></a> You don’t need a Zoom account to participate.</p></div>GP0|#fe6df210-3407-4fb9-9875-ed9f7a8df78e;L0|#0fe6df210-3407-4fb9-9875-ed9f7a8df78e|Metro Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317962021-04-23T01:30:00Z2021-04-23T02:30:00Z0
Piper Spit Bird Count Spit Bird CountPiper Spit Bird Count<div class="ExternalClass486F64656D6F4AAEBDE1AE269F1B27B2"><p>Whether you’re just getting to know the birds in your backyard or are on the lookout for rarities, grab your binoculars and join a park interpreter to watch the seasonal changes of birds at Burnaby Lake.</p><p>Ages 15+ <br>Free - Registration required</p></div>GP0|#b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf;L0|#0b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf|Burnaby;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317402021-05-11T16:00:00Z2021-05-11T18:00:00Z0
A Visit to the Fairy Forest Visit to the Fairy ForestA Visit to the Fairy Forest<div class="ExternalClass9E0E521D341B4E268848D0CA23205403"><p>​The forest fairies aren’t gathering en masse this year but you might still catch a glimpse in small groups. Listen to a tale about fairies and find a spot to build a home for an enchanted creature.<br>Must be accompanied by an adult</p><p>$10 per household or core bubble (maximum 6 people) - Registration required<br>Ages 3 – 10 - Must be accompanied by an adult</p></div>GP0|#b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf;L0|#0b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf|Burnaby;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317672021-05-24T19:00:00Z2021-05-24T19:00:00Z1
Piper Spit Bird Count Spit Bird CountPiper Spit Bird Count<div class="ExternalClass1DC191ADD8614EA293B2A56D53FD680A"><p>Whether you’re just getting to know the birds in your backyard or are on the lookout for rarities, grab your binoculars and join a park interpreter to watch the seasonal changes of birds at Burnaby Lake.</p><p>Ages 15+ <br>Free - Registration required <br></p></div>GP0|#b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf;L0|#0b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf|Burnaby;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317412021-06-08T16:00:00Z2021-06-08T18:00:00Z0



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