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Burnaby Lake Regional ParkBurnaby Lake Regional Park234591750http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/BurnabyLake_photo1.gif

 

 

Burnaby Lake-photo1http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo1_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2832&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnaby Lake-photo1Canoeing is one of the best ways to explore Burnaby Lake Regional Park.
Burnaby Lake-photo2http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo2_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2835&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnaby Lake-photo2View from Cariboo Dam, looking west to Burnaby Lake
Burnaby Lake-photo3http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo3_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2837&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnaby Lake-photo3Piper Spit is a popular place for a gentle walk and to view wildlife around Burnaby Lake
Burnaby Lake-photo4http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo4_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2836&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnaby Lake-photo4Burnaby Lake is home to thousands of waterfowl, and birds nesting in marsh
Burnaby Lake-photo5http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo5_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2838&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnaby 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-photo6http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo6_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2839&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnabyLake-photo6Burnaby Lake Nature House is a base for learning more about the park environment.
BurnabyLake-photo7http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo7_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2840&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnabyLake-photo7Red elderberry are a favourite of birds but you should not eat them as they will make you sick.
BurnabyLake-photo8http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo8_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2842&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnabyLake-photo8Flower of the salmonberry - Rubus spectablis
BurnabyLake-photo9http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/BurnabyLake-photo9_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2843&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurnabyLake-photo9Piper Mill Trail is accessible for all users, and is located near the Burnaby Lake Nature House at Piper Spit

 

 

 

 

Burnaby Lake Regional ParkBurnaby Lake Regional Park-122.93538123649.2451502593http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.24515025930,,+-122.93538123600&sll=49.173814,,-122.573991&sspn=0.010577,,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16, http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.24515025930,+-122.93538123600&sll=49.173814,-122.573991&sspn=0.010577,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/BurnabyLakeParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/BurnabyLakeRP.png, Burnaby Lakehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/Burnaby_Lake_Trail_Brochure.pdf, Brochure

 

 

<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>

 

 

BurnabyBurnaby<div class="ExternalClassE664362079B4418499A02BD3EAE46A75"><ul><li>​Briquette barbecues/cooking stoves 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.<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.<br></p></div>2021-09-13T07:00:00ZLOW<div class="ExternalClass2885039860D34D9EA5FC00CDEA0F4FB2"><p>Continued dry weather has resulted in conditions that are tinder dry & extremely sensitive to sparks & fire.</p><ul><li>Briquette barbecues/cooking stoves 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="ExternalClassA2429004171D4A62875C7D7A0EB53954"><p>Continued dry weather has resulted in conditions that are tinder dry & extremely sensitive to sparks & fire.</p><ul><li>All barbecues/cooking stoves are prohibited.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass33CF055EFD2A41318740E066AC5C7496"><ul><li>Briquette barbecues/cooking stoves 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.<br></li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.<br></li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass66C1D9000E4041EDBED9C62F34B89656"><ul><li>​Briquette barbecues/cooking stoves 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="ExternalClass12344FDE1D0C45E1AF54FBF7DE25AF90"><ul><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="ExternalClass473C43D450DD4DA7AE0ED66B17252227"><ul><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>

 

 

Burnaby Lake Nature House CLOSED<div class="ExternalClass9F3B94511D89407382DE88EAC67DACD8"><p>The ​​Burnaby Lake Nature House is closed for the season.<br></p></div>True
Cottonwood Trail re-surfacing, mid-June to Sept 2021<div class="ExternalClass3FEA984EABC445A98F9C9A36BFEB4771"><div>The <a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/bur-cottonwood-tr-work_jun2021_map.pdf">section of Cottonwood Trail</a> between Phillips Point and Piper Spit will be re-surfaced over the next few months. Visitors should expect to encounter construction crews and equipment; and be prepared for minor delays. Please follow posted safety signs and plan alternate routes. For more information, call 604-520-6442.<br></div></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="mailto:atcontact@CN.ca">contact@CN.ca</a> or call 1-888-888-5909.<br></p></div>True

 

 

Piper Spit Bird Counthttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/burnaby/1875/Piper Spit Bird CountPiper Spit Bird Count<div class="ExternalClass1059E7A7385E483788085E6EB5DE1149"><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.<br><br>Free<br>Registration required<br>Ages 15+</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|#b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf;L0|#0b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf|Burnaby;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318752021-10-12T16:00:00Z2021-10-12T18:00:00Z0
The Nature of Crowshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/burnaby/1873/The Nature of CrowsThe Nature of Crows<div class="ExternalClassD1AD7FF8717D4C1DA64CF112D252E8F9"><p>​Watch crows stream to their evening roost and learn about these interesting and intelligent birds.</p><p>Registration required<br>Ages 13+</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|#b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf;L0|#0b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf|Burnaby;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318732021-11-06T22:30:00Z2021-11-07T00:30:00Z0
Piper Spit Bird Counthttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/burnaby/1884/Piper Spit Bird CountPiper Spit Bird Count<div class="ExternalClass1C90F50EE43F4963B706AC0D5495E9BE"><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.<br><br>Free<br>Registration required<br>Ages 15+</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|#b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf;L0|#0b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf|Burnaby;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318842021-11-09T17:00:00Z2021-11-09T19:00:00Z0
Christmas Bird Count for Kidshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/burnaby/1886/Christmas Bird Count for KidsChristmas Bird Count for Kids<div class="ExternalClass352ED5C1716D4C91B6728983F89D8E3A"><p>​Use binoculars and a field guide to identify and report findings during this winter bird count. Learn basic birding skills at this delightful Christmas tradition.<br><br>Presented with Burnaby Lake Park Association<br><br>Free<br>Registration required<br>Ages 8-14<br>Parent participation is optional.</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|#b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf;L0|#0b86b3f4e-9f5a-4940-b79f-e0d707788dcf|Burnaby;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d318862021-12-05T17:00:00Z2021-12-05T20:00:00Z0

 

 

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