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Pacific Spirit Regional ParkPacific Spirit Regional Park219992694<div class="ExternalClass30DDBE21B24047ED8988A21D91CE6FE5"><p>The forests, creeks, beaches, cliffs and bog of this regional park provide habitat to a wide variety of plants and animals in the heart of Canada’s third largest urban area. The park’s trails are also a great place for Metro Vancouver residents to get out and connect with that amazing nature.​<br></p></div>

 

 

Kilometres and kilometres of forested trails await hikers at Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://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/ParksPhotosKilometres and kilometres of forested trails await hikers at Pacific Spirit Regional ParkA walk among the forest in Pacific Spirit Regional Park always produces unexpected surprises.
Forest sentinel along Hemlock Trail in 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 along Hemlock Trail in 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 next to Imperial Trail 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 next to Imperial Trail at Pacific Spirit Regional ParkSunlight sneaks in to the forest understorey at Pacific Spirit Regional Park.
Sunrise at Acadia Beach in Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://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/ParksPhotosSunrise at Acadia Beach in Pacific Spirit Regional ParkEven on a cold winter's day, there is beauty to be found on the shores of Pacific Spirit Regional Park.
Water tumbles down a creek in Pacific Spirit Regional Park 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/ParksPhotosWater tumbles down a creek in Pacific Spirit Regional Park in winterIn summer, it can be a tiny trickle, but with the rains of winter, Acadia Creek is a beautiful waterway.
Tower Beach in Pacific Spirit Regional Park 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 in Pacific Spirit Regional Park on a windy fall dayOn a windy fall day, Tower Beach can feel like it's on the west coast of Vancouver Island.
Admiralty Trail in the northern part of Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://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 Trail in the northern part of Pacific Spirit Regional ParkIn 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.
Vine maple is a welcome sight along the trails of Pacific Spirit Regional Parkhttp://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/ParksPhotosVine maple is a welcome sight along the trails of Pacific Spirit Regional ParkVine 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.

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acadia Beach parking lot CLOSED effective Mon. Mar. 28<div class="ExternalClassF17C5417AFDB487AAF0AE0FAA439057B"><p>​Due to a storm sewer and outfall project in the area, the parking lot at Acadia Beach will be CLOSED effective Mon, Mar. 28 for about five weeks. <br></p><p>There will also be NO pedestrian access to the beach area from Admiralty Trail, Salish Trail or the Spanish Banks area. Pedestrian access from the west will be maintained.<br></p><div>For information on NW Marine Drive traffic closures, go to <a href="https://www.drivebc.ca/#mapView&z=12&ll=49.277485%2c-123.174585&xtg=South%20Coast%20Region" target="_blank">DriveBC</a>. For information on the project, contact <a href="mailto:uel@gov.bc.ca">University Endowment Lands</a>.<br></div></div>True
NO HORSES on Southwest Marine Trail between Camosun St. and Clinton Trail<div class="ExternalClassDBF8F8B84588455FA1A59B95D73A93E6"><p>​Due to damage to a culvert, Southwest Marine Trail is temporarily closed to horses between the Camosun St. entrance and Clinton Trail. Equestrians can detour using the St. George's Trail entrance on Camosun St. <br></p></div>True

 

 

The Secret Life of Treeshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1972/The Secret Life of TreesThe Secret Life of Trees<div class="ExternalClassD252B0CC4D174FBC85D1B8B4CA119CE1"><p>​Are trees able to smell? Do trees talk to each other? Come on this guided hike to uncover some of the mysteries and surprising facts about these forest giants. <br></p><p>Ages 19+<br>Registration required<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d319722022-06-15T16:30:00Z2022-06-15T19:00:00Z0
The Secret Life of Treeshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1993/The Secret Life of TreesThe Secret Life of Trees<div class="ExternalClass4E9F9A28C9594F2DBA17B97492C44376"><p>​Are trees able to smell? Do trees talk to each other? Come on this guided hike to uncover some of the mysteries and surprising facts about these forest giants. </p><p>Ages 19+<br>Registration required<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d319932022-06-15T20:00:00Z2022-06-15T22:30:00Z0
Forest Bathinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1967/Forest BathingForest Bathing<div class="ExternalClassCCED454919DA4108BEBB5E461E1DAA26"><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. <br></p><p>Ages 19+<br>Registration required<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d319672022-06-23T16:30:00Z2022-06-23T19:00:00Z0
Forest Bathinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/2002/Forest BathingForest Bathing<div class="ExternalClass8FD3FED24F54485282601A1CF309419F"><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. <br></p><p>Ages 19+<br>Registration required<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d320022022-06-23T20:00:00Z2022-06-23T22:30:00Z0

 

 

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