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Pacific Spirit Regional ParkPacific Spirit Regional Park219992694

 

 

Trees and shadow leaveshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo10_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3854&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosTrees and shadow leavesA walk among the forest in Pacific Spirit Regional Park always produces unexpected surprises.
Forest sentinel at Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo11_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3855&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosForest sentinel at Pacific Spirit Regional ParkThese massive stumps are reminders of the big trees that once grew here. Today, they seem like sentinels, guarding the forest and the creatures that live here.
Sword Fern Trail at Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo12_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3856&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosSword Fern Trail at Pacific Spirit Regional ParkA walk along Pacific Spirit's forested trails can make the city and all its worries seem very far away.
Forest light at Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo13_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3857&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosForest light at Pacific Spirit Regional ParkSunlight sneaks in to the forest understorey at Pacific Spirit Regional Park.
Acadia Beach sunrisehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo3_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3848&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosAcadia Beach sunriseEven on a cold winter's day, there is beauty to be found on the shores of Pacific Spirit Regional Park.
Acadia Creek in winterhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo4_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3849&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosAcadia Creek in winterIn summer, it can be a tiny trickle, but with the rains of winter, Acadia Creek is a beautiful waterway.
Tower Beach on a windy fall dayhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo6_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3850&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosTower Beach on a windy fall dayOn a windy fall day, Tower Beach can feel like it's on the west coast of Vancouver Island.
Admiralty Trailhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo7_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3851&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosAdmiralty TrailIn summer, the leaves of bigleaf maples and red alders allow dappled sunlight to fall on Admiralty Trail as it winds its way along the clifftops above Spanish Bank beaches.
Salish Trail in Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo8_JPG.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3852&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosSalish Trail in Pacific Spirit Regional ParkTall trees tower over hikers on Salish Trail in Pacific Spirit Regional Park.
Rainforest florahttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/PacificSpirit-photo9_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3853&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosRainforest floraVine maple, western red cedar and spiny wood fern are just some of the native species found in the temperate rainforest in Pacific Spirit Regional Park.
PAC_Spanish_Trail_detourhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Google-Earth-Spanish-Trail_gif.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4060&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosPAC_Spanish_Trail_detour

 

 

 

 

Pacific Spirit Regional ParkPacific Spirit Regional Park-123.22186361549.2585643536http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.25856435360,,+-123.22186361500&sll=49.293054,,-122.700283&sspn=0.010552,,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16, http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.25856435360,+-123.22186361500&sll=49.293054,-122.700283&sspn=0.010552,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/PacificSpiritParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/PacificSpiritRP.png, Pacific Spirithttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/PAC_RP_Trail_Brochure.pdf, Brochure

 

 

 

 

Pacific SpiritPacific Spirit<div class="ExternalClass0484C732C2CF4FFF83B219F24D56B653"><div class="ExternalClass0484C732C2CF4FFF83B219F24D56B653"><span aria-hidden="true"></span><span aria-hidden="true"></span> </div> </div>2020-09-14T07:00:00ZMODERATE - Air Quality Advisory In Effect<div class="ExternalClassAB11179F34604173877FA9D01E4A57BF"><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="ExternalClass245997E0A10E4447841939B9A63D7BA8"><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="ExternalClass3029EA613E20448D8E9408E58F95A884"><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="ExternalClass31DC237D23BE438996E6AD9663158CA4"><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="ExternalClass07542017E86043A9B87454FEDE4E9F15"><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="ExternalClass5A817F301E6D47339A6560347C8FBE26"><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="ExternalClassC878068D635E4B0CA1CBBBC19DD50FEC"><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 4 temporary closure: Sept. 9 to Oct. 8<div class="ExternalClass82D2DB245FB54F4EBC9C8D40BBB2DC4F"><p>​Critical work needs to be done on Trail 4 to keep it safe and keep it open on a long-term basis. Because of the degree of work involved, the steepness of terrain and other factors, Trail 4 needs to be closed while the work is underway.<br>Please use Trail 3 or Trail 6 during this time.<br>Apologies for any inconvenience. <br></p></div>True

 

 

Forest Bathinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1638/Forest BathingForest Bathing<div class="ExternalClassAD3616EAF5B746B98F8575E522AD070D"><p>​Step into nature, take a deep breath of fresh forest air and let your body relax. Awaken your senses and experience the Japanese practice of forest bathing in this urban park oasis.</p><p>Ages 19+</p><p>$8.50 per adult, $4.50 per adult 65+</p><p>Registration required.<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d316382020-09-30T16:30:00Z2020-09-30T19:00:00Z0
Connecting Children to Naturehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1642/Connecting Children to NatureConnecting Children to Nature<div class="ExternalClassE968C44DB3FB44E5BAE6A9E1860EDFC5"><p>​Pick up some tips and tricks to help children explore, learn and have fun outdoors. Try out some sensory activities, learn some natural history and find out how to keep kids engaged on a nature walk.</p><p>Ages 19+</p><p>$8.50 per adult, $4.50 per adult 65+</p><p>Registration required<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d316422020-10-16T16:00:00Z2020-10-16T19:00:00Z0
Connecting Children to Naturehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1643/Connecting Children to NatureConnecting Children to Nature<div class="ExternalClass56F6F5E02F3748B0A8719703F53E1671"><p>​Pick up some tips and tricks to help children explore, learn and have fun outdoors. Try out some sensory activities, learn some natural history and find out how to keep kids engaged on a nature walk.</p><p>Ages 19+</p><p>$8.50 per adult, $4.50 per adult 65+</p><p>Registration required<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d316432020-10-16T20:00:00Z2020-10-16T23:00:00Z0

 

 

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