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<div class="ExternalClassF1E0C7104E9545BCACB16BC3891FAE01"><p><strong style="color:#ffa500;"></strong> <strong style="color:#ffa500;">LYNN HEADWATERS REGIONAL PARK BACKCOUNTRY CLOSURE IN EFFECT</strong></p><p>Unpredictable and rapidly changing hazardous mountain weather conditions may include:</p><ul style="list-style-type:disc;"><li>Snow and slippery conditions in steep terrain</li><li>Heavy rainfall</li><li>Rock and ice fall</li><li>Lack of visibility caused by fog and/or snow</li><li>No trail markers<br></li></ul></div>

 

 

Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkLynn Headwaters Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/LYN_snow_backcountry.jpg<div class="ExternalClass21521B696B4E44568D1DC6851421C39E"><p>​A true wilderness park, Lynn Headwaters Regional Park features both rugged backcountry routes that require the right experience, equipment and level of fitness, and frontcountry trails that offer options for those looking for shorter day-hikes. Steep slopes, dense forests and fast-running creeks abound. Remember to hike smart.​</p></div>

 

 

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
A Douglas' squirrel at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park scolds a passing hiker.http://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/ParksPhotosA Douglas' squirrel at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park scolds a passing hiker.A curious Douglas squirrel clambers out on a lichen covered branch to see what's going on in its neighbourhood.
Forest sentinel on Headwaters Trail 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 on Headwaters Trail 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 can be seen from the lower Lynn Loop Trail in Lynn Headwaters Regional Parkhttp://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 can be seen from the lower Lynn Loop Trail in Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkThe 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 is the destination for hikers of Headwaters Trail in 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 is the destination for hikers of Headwaters Trail in Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkA five hour return trip for fit hikers, Norvan Falls is a scenic destination.
Dam Mountain, Goat Mountain and Crown Mountain are some of the destinations for hikers in the alpine backcountry at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park.http://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/ParksPhotosDam Mountain, Goat Mountain and Crown Mountain are some of the destinations for hikers in the alpine backcountry at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park.The 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.
LYN_snow_backcountryhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/LYN_snow_backcountry_web_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4285&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosLYN_snow_backcountry
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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=16http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/LynnHeadwatersParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/LynnHeadwatersRP.png, Lynn Headwatershttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/LYN_RP_Trail_Brochure.pdf, Brochure

 

 

<div class="ExternalClass3DD0884A74014ED4995193A49B0DB3C8"><div class="panel"><h4>Seasonal Pay Parking </h4><p>The first season of <a href="/services/parks/seasonal-pay-parking/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank">pay parking</a> for Lynn Headwaters Regional Park has ended. The program is being reviewed to determine if adjustments will be made for 2022. <br></p></div></div>

 

 

 

 

Bridge CLOSED on Headwaters Trail<div class="ExternalClassB086E282B36B4882B914491B516EEEA6"><p>​A bridge on Headwaters Trail is CLOSED due to damage. The creek is NOT safe to pass during or after times of heavy rain. (When there is no rain, the creek is passable.) Click <a href="/services/parks/ParksPublications/LYN_bridge_closed_reduced.jpg" target="_blank">here</a> to see the location of the bridge.<br></p></div>True
Icy conditions<div class="ExternalClassBDB33D10E15F4615A4AD488D86975F25"><p>​With recent cold temperatures, expect icy conditions throughout the park, including stairs, bridges and trails. Footwear with good treads is essential; microspikes or other traction devices are recommended. <br></p></div>True
Drinking fountain shut down for the winter<div class="ExternalClass8040E8CC6332419D951542CAC688F7FD"><div>The drinking fountain and tap in the picnic area have been shut down for the winter, effective Dec. 15. They will be available again on Mar. 1, 2022, weather conditions permitting. Apologies for any inconvenience.   <br></div></div>True
Backcountry routes CLOSED<div class="ExternalClassFD8F2C5F91FF493CBD0F4D0ABB7AAAF5"><p>Effective Thursday, Oct. 21, the backcountry at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park is CLOSED. This applies to routes beyond Norvan Falls (Hanes Valley, Coliseum Mountain and Lynn Lake) as well as routes in the Grouse subalpine north of Dam Mountain and Thunderbird Ridge (e.g. Crown Mountain, Goat Mountain, Little Goat & Goat Ridge).<br></p></div>True

 

 

 

 

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