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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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Trail conditions<div class="ExternalClassD3741B5369FF40FDB01DBADACC3C02A3"><p>01 Mar 2021<br>Sunset is at 6 pm<br>Be sure to leave enough time to finish your walk/hike/ride before dark, and remember, in the forest, it gets dark earlier than sunset.<br></p></div>True
Crews replacing stairs on Trail 6<div class="ExternalClassD395AF5E6D4546E8BEBFA361A972E50A"><p>​Crews will be replacing stairs on Trail 6 starting Feb. 23 and continuing until end of March. Access will be maintained, but please give crews the room they need to do the work and comply with any requests.<br></p></div>True
Portion of Foreshore Trail impassable due to slide<div class="ExternalClassC9D0A9917BA741268827C524823E00E0"><p>Due to debris from a recent slide, Foreshore Trail between Trail 4 and Trail 6 is only passable during low tide. Use caution when in the area. Tide information is available <a href="https://www.tides.gc.ca/eng/station?sid=7735" target="_blank">here</a>.<br></p></div>True

 

 

If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1738/If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)<div class="ExternalClass62B980ECD0634B3186FF9190C43DB67B"><p>If trees could speak, what would they say? The ancient ones might tell you about the historic events they have seen in the past 500 years, while the young trees might tell you about the many services they provide to a wide variety of species (including people!). </p><p>This temporary self-guided trail explores the many ways trees are important.</p><div>Drop by any time during park hours and explore at your leisure. <br></div><div> </div><div>Start at Cleveland Trail on the south side of 16th Ave., opposite the parking lot at the Park Centre, 400 m west of Blanca St. (1.9 km loop trail)</div><div> </div><div>All ages</div><div>Free</div></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317382021-03-18T14:00:00Z2021-03-19T03:00:00Z0
Wild Like Me: Raccoon Ramble http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1717/Wild Like Me: Raccoon RambleWild Like Me: Raccoon Ramble <div class="ExternalClass4FAE108991794D7EBEEC337E01649519"><p>Raccoons are smart, clever and know how to survive in both the city and the forest. Imagine you are a raccoon and try a series of “wild” challenges. </p><p> </p><p>Use your animal senses to look, listen and smell your way along a forest trail. Try your hand at activities raccoons do every day and uncover a few surprises.</p><p>Registration required<br> Sign up for one of the 30-minute time slots between 1 and 4 pm. </p><p>$10 per household or core bubble (of up to 6 people)</p><p>Aimed at ages 6-10; children must be accompanied by an adult. <br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317172021-03-18T20:00:00Z2021-03-18T23:00:00Z1
If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1718/If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) <div class="ExternalClass25FB5078095240D490AD9BED06E45A63"><p>​If trees could speak, what would they say? The ancient ones might tell you about the historic events they have seen in the past 500 years, while the young trees might tell you about the many services they provide to a wide variety of species (including people!). </p><p>This temporary self-guided trail explores the many ways trees are important.</p><div>Drop by any time during park hours and explore at your leisure. <br></div><div><br>Start at Cleveland Trail on the south side of 16th Ave., opposite the parking lot at the Park Centre, 400 m west of Blanca St. (1.9 km loop trail)</div><div> </div><div>All ages</div><div>Free</div></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317182021-03-19T14:00:00Z2021-03-20T03:00:00Z0
Wild Like Me: Raccoon Ramblehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1719/Wild Like Me: Raccoon RambleWild Like Me: Raccoon Ramble<div class="ExternalClass075183F922104CE9B6615440CE7D1ED3"><p>​Raccoons are smart, clever and know how to survive in both the city and the forest. Imagine you are a raccoon and try a series of “wild” challenges. </p><p> </p><p>Use your animal senses to look, listen and smell your way along a forest trail. Try your hand at activities raccoons do every day and uncover a few surprises.</p><p>Registration required<br> Sign up for one of the 30-minute time slots between 1 and 4 pm. </p><p>$10 per household or core bubble (of up to 6 people)</p><p>Aimed at ages 6-10; children must be accompanied by an adult. <br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317192021-03-19T20:00:00Z2021-03-19T23:00:00Z1
If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1721/If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) <div class="ExternalClassC8BA7863085E42B6AD5A44511913B3AF"><p>If trees could speak, what would they say? The ancient ones might tell you about the historic events they have seen in the past 500 years, while the young trees might tell you about the many services they provide to a wide variety of species (including people!). </p><p>This temporary self-guided trail explores the many ways trees are important.</p><div>Drop by any time during park hours and explore at your leisure. <br></div><div><br>Start at Cleveland Trail on the south side of 16th Ave., opposite the parking lot at the Park Centre, 400 m west of Blanca St. (1.9 km loop trail)</div><div> </div><div>All ages</div><div>Free</div></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317212021-03-20T14:00:00Z2021-03-21T03:00:00Z0
Wild Like Me: Raccoon Ramblehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1722/Wild Like Me: Raccoon RambleWild Like Me: Raccoon Ramble<div class="ExternalClass061D28508A714EA8B9DCDCA031A1E860"><p>Raccoons are smart, clever and know how to survive in both the city and the forest. Imagine you are a raccoon and try a series of “wild” challenges. </p><p> </p><p>Use your animal senses to look, listen and smell your way along a forest trail. Try your hand at activities raccoons do every day and uncover a few surprises.</p><p>Registration required<br> Sign up for one of the 30-minute time slots between 1 and 4 pm. </p><p>$10 per household or core bubble (of up to 6 people)</p><p>Aimed at ages 6-10; children must be accompanied by an adult. <br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317222021-03-20T20:00:00Z2021-03-20T23:00:00Z1
If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1723/If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) If Trees Could Speak (self-guided) <div class="ExternalClass1AFF4C1253E249C4BCF1C7B1C62539C5"><p>​If trees could speak, what would they say? The ancient ones might tell you about the historic events they have seen in the past 500 years, while the young trees might tell you about the many services they provide to a wide variety of species (including people!). </p><p>This temporary self-guided trail explores the many ways trees are important.</p><div>Drop by any time during park hours and explore at your leisure. <br></div><div> </div><div>Start at Cleveland Trail on the south side of 16th Ave., opposite the parking lot at the Park Centre, 400 m west of Blanca St. (1.9 km loop trail)</div><div> </div><div>All ages</div><div>Free</div></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317232021-03-21T14:00:00Z2021-03-22T03:00:00Z0
If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1760/If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)<div class="ExternalClassA499FEDFB7A44F4C9E435006A4BD8D0C"><p>​If trees could speak, what would they say? The ancient ones might tell you about historic events they have seen in the past 500 years while the young trees while might tell you about the many services they provide to a wide variety of species (including people!).<br></p><p>This temporary self-guided trail explores the many ways trees are important.<br></p><p>Drop by any time during park hours and explore at your leisure.</p><p>Start at Cleveland Trail on the south side of 16th Ave.. opposite the parking lot at the Park Centre, 400 m west of Blanca St. (1.9 km loop trail)<br></p><p>All ages<br>Free<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317602021-03-22T14:00:00Z2021-03-23T03:00:00Z0
If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1761/If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)<div class="ExternalClassF965D763724B414892FE8C48590FA0A3"><p>​If trees could speak, what would they say? The ancient ones might tell you about historic events they have seen in the past 500 years while the young trees while might tell you about the many services they provide to a wide variety of species (including people!).</p><p>This temporary self-guided trail explores the many ways trees are important.<br></p><p>Drop by any time during park hours and explore at your leisure.</p><p>Start at Cleveland Trail on the south side of 16th Ave.. opposite the parking lot at the Park Centre, 400 m west of Blanca St. (1.9 km loop trail)<br></p><p>All ages<br>Free<br></p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317612021-03-23T14:00:00Z2021-03-24T03:00:00Z0
If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1762/If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)If Trees Could Speak (self-guided)<div class="ExternalClass5C6E8239558E4B86ABFBE8F763F4DB90"><p>​If trees could speak, what would they say? The ancient ones might tell you about historic events they have seen in the past 500 years while the young trees while might tell you about the many services they provide to a wide variety of species (including people!).</p><div><br></div><div>This temporary self-guided trail explores the many ways trees are important.</div><div><br></div><div>Drop by any time during park hours and explore at your leisure.</div><div><br></div><div>Start at Cleveland Trail on the south side of 16th Ave.. opposite the parking lot at the Park Centre, 400 m west of Blanca St. (1.9 km loop trail)</div><div><br></div><div>All ages</div><div>Free<br></div></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d317622021-03-24T14:00:00Z2021-03-25T03:00:00Z0

 

 

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