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Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkLynn Headwaters Regional Park266596102http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/HanesValleyJune2017.jpg

 

 

BC Mills House at Lynn Headwaters Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/LynnHeadwaters-photo3_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3289&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosBC Mills House at Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkHistoric BC Mills House, in Lynn Headwaters Regional Park
Douglas squirrel at Lynn Headwaters Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/LynnHeadwaters-photo5_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3844&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosDouglas squirrel at Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkA curious Douglas squirrel clambers out on a lichen covered branch to see what's going on in its neighbourhood.
Forest sentinel at Lynn Headwaters Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/LynnHeadwaters-photo6_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3843&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosForest sentinel at Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkA massive stump is all that remains of one of the giant trees that grew in the old growth forests of what is now Lynn Headwaters Regional Park.
Lynn Creek in summerhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/LynnHeadwaters-photo7_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3845&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosLynn Creek in summerThe creek, forest, mountains and sky combine in mesmerizing shades of blue and green on a summer's day at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park.
Norvan Falls at Lynn Headwaters Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/LynnHeadwaters-photo8_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3846&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosNorvan Falls at Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkA five hour return trip for fit hikers, Norvan Falls is a scenic destination.
Subalpine backcountry at Lynn Headwatershttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/LynnHeadwaters-photo9_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3847&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosSubalpine backcountry at Lynn HeadwatersThe subalpine backcountry at Lynn Headwaters is spectacular, but you need to be prepared when you hike here. This is wilderness -- with all its inherent risks.

 

 

 

 

Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkLynn Headwaters Regional Park-123.02465925849.3547356023http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.35473560230,,+-123.02465925800&sll=49.199962,,-122.579082&sspn=0.021144,,0.055661&ie=UTF8&z=16, http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.35473560230,+-123.02465925800&sll=49.199962,-122.579082&sspn=0.021144,0.055661&ie=UTF8&z=16<div class="ExternalClassEEB8EE5B81624B40A93AD7E9952DD2A2">From Highway 1, take the Lynn Valley Road exit in North Vancouver. Follow Lynn Valley Road north to its end. All three parking areas provide access to all trails in the park. </div><div class="ExternalClassEEB8EE5B81624B40A93AD7E9952DD2A2"> </div> <div class="ExternalClassEEB8EE5B81624B40A93AD7E9952DD2A2"><span lang="EN-US">Please remember: you are entering </span>a wilderness area; all visitors should bring a daypack with basic supplies and notify someone where they are going and when they expect to return.<strong><font color="#4466ae"><br></font></strong></div> <div class="ExternalClassEEB8EE5B81624B40A93AD7E9952DD2A2"> </div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/LynnHeadwatersParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/LynnHeadwatersRP.png, Lynn Headwaters

 

 

 

 

Lynn HeadwatersLynn Headwaters<div class="ExternalClassBB11B06977704664AC7B1A9A17654BAE"><div class="ExternalClass3DBC5EF6672C4CC2B0054888BB760880"><span aria-hidden="true"></span><span aria-hidden="true"></span>Continued dry weather has resulted in conditions that are tinder dry & extremely sensitive to sparks & fire.<br><br>Please comply with posted signs & fire danger guidelines:                                                                     <br></div><ul><li><span style="color:#ff0000;">Campfires, including portable campfire appartuses are prohibited everywhere.</span></li><li><span style="color:#ff0000;">All barbecues/cooking stoves including briquette, propane & gas-powered are prohibited everywhere, as directed by the local fire authority.</span></li><li>No smoking.</li><li><div class="ExternalClass3DBC5EF6672C4CC2B0054888BB760880">Stay on trails at all times.</div></li><li><div class="ExternalClass3DBC5EF6672C4CC2B0054888BB760880">Be aware of all spark sources.</div></li><li><div class="ExternalClass3DBC5EF6672C4CC2B0054888BB760880">Report all wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.<br><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.<span aria-hidden="true"></span></div></li></ul></div>2018-08-17T07:00:00ZEXTREME

 

 

Cougar sightings<div class="ExternalClass7CF2C2583E5E459AB8816B64E3B37D7F"><p>​A cougar has been seen a number of times in the park this summer.   For safety, remember to walk/hike with a friend, keep pets leashed and keep children close. If you see a cougar, here are some safety tips:</p><ul><li>Do not approach</li><li>Do not run. <br><em>Face the cougar and back away slowly.</em></li><li>Stay calm. <br><em>Talk to the cougar in a confident voice.</em></li><li>Pick children up immediately<em>.</em><span class="Apple-converted-space"> <br></span><em>Children frighten easily and their movements may provoke an attack.</em></li><li>Do all you can to make yourself look bigger<em>.</em><span class="Apple-converted-space"> <br></span><em>Don't crouch or try to hide. Pick up sticks or branches and wave them about.</em></li></ul><p><em>For more information about cougars and cougar safety, click <a href="https://wildsafebc.com/cougar/" target="_blank">here</a>.</em></p><p><br></p></div>True
Trail Conditions <div class="ExternalClass183ECD7AB86E404DBF183A8205E201FC"><div> <div><span style="color:#444444;"><p><span style="color:#444444;">8 Aug - Sunset is at 8:30 PM<br></span>Backcountry routes are now open.     Water sources at higher elevation are drying up.    Ensure that you bring extra water and electrolyte on challenging hikes. <br></p></span></div></div></div>True

 

 

Nature Trek up Lynn HeadwatersNature Trek up Lynn Headwaters<div class="ExternalClass1E5C5AF7F7AD40668293D36054999F21"><p>​Learn more about teh forest and forest inhabitants of this park as you hike the 13.8 km return trip to Norvan Falls. <br>Ages 19+<br>Registration required, barcode 7391; 604-432-6359<br>$8 per adult<br></p></div>GP0|#2e918e0f-de6a-4c1d-985a-1253e09ab135;L0|#02e918e0f-de6a-4c1d-985a-1253e09ab135|North Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d310742018-09-05T17:00:00Z

 

 

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