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Lynn Headwaters Regional ParkLynn Headwaters Regional Park266596102http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/LynnHeadwaters-photo9.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=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

 

 

 

 

Lynn HeadwatersLynn Headwaters<div class="ExternalClassBB11B06977704664AC7B1A9A17654BAE"><div class="ExternalClass3DBC5EF6672C4CC2B0054888BB760880"><div class="ExternalClass0484C732C2CF4FFF83B219F24D56B653"><span aria-hidden="true"></span><span aria-hidden="true"></span> </div> </div> </div>2020-09-24T07:00:00ZLOW<div class="ExternalClassB611C350E728494D91CCF65B3A9F40FA"><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="ExternalClass70B07D3E5F7F4F4E9D3CDE1B20238DE5"><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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass37AB663FA5AA486F8651A15D656CC1AC"><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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClassF5B5BA6D4EEB4C619FC2DE4C72B2C112"><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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClassEE2F25765A464D99B8B2619D788D0067"><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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass63F183571F9C4FEE89ED4870906E5778"><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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass4F6C2A93D7CC4DA1AD9D137909A24C48"><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><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div>

 

 

Trail conditions<div class="ExternalClass023759F78BB54EBDA43E68D49C10B692"><p>16 Sep 2020 -- Sunset is at 7:00pm</p><p>The Lynn Headwaters backcountry routes are open for the summer.   This includes the Crown Mtn., Goat Mtn., Goat Ridge, Hanes Valley, Lynn Lake and Coliseum Mtn. routes.    Water sources are drying up at higher elevations.    Carry extra water on longer backcountry hikes.</p></div>True
Bear alert: Aggressive bear in area<div class="ExternalClassDA94F436309C44EDADC0F15056E373D9"><p>​A bear showing aggressive behaviour has been seen at Lynn Headwaters Regional Park. Be bear aware at <span style="text-decoration:underline;">all</span> times.<br>Hike with friends.<br>Keep dogs leashed.<br></p><p>If you do encounter a bear:<br></p><ul><li>Do not run</li><li>Face the bear and back away slowly<br></li></ul><div>If the bear approaches you:<br></div><div><ul><li>Stay calm<br></li><li>Do not run</li><li>Make sure the bear has a clear exit</li><li>Speak in a loud but calm voice<br></li></ul><div>For more information about bears and bear safety, click <a href="https://wildsafebc.com/species/black-bear/" target="_blank">here</a>.<br></div></div><p><br></p></div>True
Hiker registration<div class="ExternalClass30BC805AA60948C1A02EDCDF26BB5DAF"><p>​It's important to let someone know where you're going hiking and let them know: your destination, your route and your return time.<br>How you do it is up to you (phone call, email, text, DM or use the Adventure Smart trip planning app at <a href="https://plan.adventuresmart.ca/">plan.adventuresmart.ca</a> )<br></p></div>True
Drinking fountain shut down<div class="ExternalClass8040E8CC6332419D951542CAC688F7FD"><div>The drinking fountain and tap in the picnic area has been shut down for COVID19 safety.     </div></div>True

 

 

 

 

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