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Colony Farm Regional ParkColony Farm Regional Park218315574http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/ColonyFarmgarden_photo1.gif

 

 

Colony Farm photo1http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo1_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2927&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColony Farm photo1The labryinth is one of the attractions featured at Mid-summer Fete, held annually at Colony Farm Regional Park
Colony Farm photo2http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo2_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2930&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColony Farm photo2Colourful flowers abound in the summer gardens at Colony Farm Regional Park
Colony Farm photo3http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo3_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2932&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColony Farm photo3Colony Farm Regional Park offers wonderful trails for biking and walking
Colony Farm photo4http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo4_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2934&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColony Farm photo4Fall harvest in the community gardens at Colony Farm
Colony Farm photo5http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo5_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2936&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColony Farm photo5Midsummer Fete is an annual festival celebrating art, music and food
ColonyFarm-photo10http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo10_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2929&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColonyFarm-photo10Midsummer Fete builds awareness of the importance of food and farming. Honeybees are important pollinators and contribute to regional biodiversity.
ColonyFarm-photo6http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo6_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2933&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColonyFarm-photo6Colony Farm is the site of Midsummer Fete, an annual summer fair held in collaboration with Public Dreams Society
ColonyFarm-photo7http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/ColonyFarm-photo7_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2935&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosColonyFarm-photo7Midsummer Fete draws out the creative side of community gardening.

 

 

 

 

Colony Farm Regional ParkColony Farm Regional Park-122.80108049.241568http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.23961423590,,+-122.81347403800&sll=49.346836,,-123.112766&sspn=0.01054,,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16, http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.23961423590,+-122.81347403800&sll=49.346836,-123.112766&sspn=0.01054,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16<div class="ExternalClass227EB53B06484E24BC8FFF7893DA0902"><em>From Hwy 1,</em> take Exit 44 and follow signs to Lougheed Hwy east. Continue travelling east on Lougheed Hwy (Hwy 7) to the traffic light at Colony Farm Rd. Turn right and continue 1 km to the main parking lot.                                               </div><div class="ExternalClass227EB53B06484E24BC8FFF7893DA0902"> </div><div class="ExternalClass227EB53B06484E24BC8FFF7893DA0902"><em>From Lougheed Hwy (Hwy 7) westbound in Coquitlam</em>, travel past the lights at Pitt River Rd and Riverview Hospital. Turn left at the traffic light at Colony Farm Rd and travel 1 km to the main parking lot.</div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/ColonyFarmParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/ColonyFarmRP.png, Colony Farm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sheep Paddocks Trail Construction UNDERWAY<div class="ExternalClass1117F33EBF46473584DD59708F3A6CF9"><p>Phase 1 work has begun in the northern portion of the park near Pitt River Road. It will be conducted intermittently to allow trail subsurface material to settle and is expected to be completed in early 2018. Inside the park, visitors will not be affected as the original trail has been closed for several years. Outside the park, some traffic delays may occur along Pitt River Road to allow construction equipment and vehicles access to the site. Please follow trail closure signs and traffic safety signs and crews.</p></div>True
New Water Main Construction 2015 - 2017<div class="ExternalClass4EBB3B4EC5A64A7FB27F032AAC9B581D"><div>A portion of Port Mann Main No. 2 will be built along the park’s western boundary. Clearing and survey work has been completed and construction is underway. The project will take about two years and include some park trail improvements.<a href="/services/water/construction-maintenance/construction-projects/port-mann-water-supply-tunnel/"> More about the Port Mann Main No. 2 Project.</a></div><div> </div><div>Visitors may occasionally encounter construction equipment and vehicles near the park entrance (at the junction of Colony Farm Road and Lougheed Hwy).  Please follow posted safety signs. </div></div>True

 

 

Birding for BeginnersBirding for Beginners<div class="ExternalClass10732FE3C356450CB1D5F63F4A67A5F1"><div>Join us to learn bird-watching basics and strategies for identifying birds. Enjoy an outdoor walk to get to know the birds at the park.</div><div>Presented by Colony Farm Park Association<br></div><div><br></div><p><br></p></div>GP0|#6aa7e3db-a1ac-40ab-82b9-a4e2ede17021;L0|#06aa7e3db-a1ac-40ab-82b9-a4e2ede17021|Coquitlam;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d39652018-04-08T16:00:00Z
International Migratory Bird Day:Partners in the ParkInternational Migratory Bird Day:Partners in the Park<div class="ExternalClassF3901804936F42B0B780BD980E198819"><div>Learn about the importance of the park to migratory birds. Join us for displays, children’s activities, a history tour at 1 pm and introductory birding walks at 2:30 pm.<br></div><p><br></p></div>GP0|#6aa7e3db-a1ac-40ab-82b9-a4e2ede17021;L0|#06aa7e3db-a1ac-40ab-82b9-a4e2ede17021|Coquitlam;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d39672018-05-12T20:00:00Z
Lazuli Bunting WalkLazuli Bunting Walk<div class="ExternalClassA687F7F315D14FD4ADC6127FE4595007"><div><div>Search for migratory birds including spectacular Lazuli Buntings on a guided birding walk. Bring binoculars.</div></div><p><br></p></div>GP0|#6aa7e3db-a1ac-40ab-82b9-a4e2ede17021;L0|#06aa7e3db-a1ac-40ab-82b9-a4e2ede17021|Coquitlam;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d39682018-06-02T16:00:00Z

 

 

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