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Deas Island Regional ParkDeas Island Regional Park294184607http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Deas-Island_photo2.gif

 

 

Inverholme Schoolhousehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo2_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2963&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosInverholme SchoolhouseInverholme Schoolhouse on Deas Island is a popular facility for weddings and other gatherings.
Chickadee at nesthttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo8_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3858&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosChickadee at nestA black-capped chickadee perches outside her nest.
Burrvilla at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-Photo10_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2959&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBurrvilla at Deas Island Regional ParkBurrvilla, built in 1905-06, is a summer nursery for hundreds of bats.
Tinmakers Walk at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-Photo11_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2961&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosTinmakers Walk at Deas Island Regional ParkTinmakers Walk is a lovely trail through the shade of cottonwood forest along the banks of the Fraser River.
Great blue heron at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo15_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3837&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosGreat blue heron at Deas Island Regional ParkA great blue heron rests on the shore of Deas Island Regional Park.
Large-leaved lupines at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo16_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3838&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosLarge-leaved lupines at Deas Island Regional ParkLarge leaved lupines are among the wildflower species that fill the sandy meadow next to Sloughview Trail on Deas Island Regional Park.
View from tower at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo17_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3839&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosView from tower at Deas Island Regional ParkLooking east from the viewing tower at Deas Island Regional Park, one can see the broad reach of the south arm of the Fraser River as well as distant mountains of the Coast Range.
Deas Island Regional Park floating dockhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-Photo23_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2965&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosDeas Island Regional Park floating dockThe floating dock at Deas Island Regional Park can be used to launch canoes, kayaks, rowboats or other non-motorized craft.

 

 

 

 

Deas Island Regional ParkDeas Island Regional Park-123.04976846149.1272393435http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.12723934350,,+-123.04976846100&sll=49.387545,,-123.354687&sspn=0.010532,,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16, http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.12723934350,+-123.04976846100&sll=49.387545,-123.354687&sspn=0.010532,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/DeasIslandParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/DeasIslandRP.png, Deas Islandhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/DEA_RP_Trail_Brochure.pdf, Brochure

 

 

 

 

Deas IslandDeas Island2020-09-24T07:00:00ZLOW<div class="ExternalClassEBEC3ACCB43743E78930C578338CCA7E"><p>​Due to EXTREME fire risk, (a portion of the) (regional park/greenway) from (area/section of trail/etc.) has been temporarily closed. For your safety, please comply with all posted signs & stay out. We will be monitoring & assessing the situation. Thank you. </p><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass8FACA9481FE84360BC48E97A91D03F4F"><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 & group camps. 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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass5F1D6567E76E4DD893FDAFA48F06923F"><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.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass1657B51FF0244FE8B82922927BC709DC"><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 & group camps. 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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350</p></div><div class="ExternalClassD2D5A2A4BBA94CD9A34C22CCD7EE1383"><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 & group camps. 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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClassAACCF8D31FEB4A0DAA1D3C45D64801E3"><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 & group camps. 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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass0A805BB76494488EABCE8CA702B54ADA"><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 & group camps. 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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div>

 

 

Inverholme 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>True

 

 

 

 

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Pacific Parklands Foundation is a registered charity dedicated to the conservation and enhancement of Metro Vancouver’s regional parks.