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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>2021-09-13T07:00:00ZLOW<div class="ExternalClass9EDB7D818B764E21B9D69CEB9DD58F9E"><p>Briquette barbecues/cooking stoves are prohibited.<br>•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.<br>•Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</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.<br></li></ul><p>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.<br></li></ul><p>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.<br></li></ul><p>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.<br></li></ul><p>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.<br></li></ul><p>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.<br></li></ul><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div>

 

 

Salish Trail bridge over Cutthroat Creek closed to horses<div class="ExternalClass0B7F1E7741464D608682058B663F4F2E"><div><p>Due to damage to the decking, the bridge on Salish Trail that crosses Cutthroat Creek is closed to horses. (The temporary fix cannot sustain the weight of horses.) Pedestrians and cyclists are good to go. (A full deck replacement is slated for Sept. 20 to 23; during this time the bridge will be closed to all traffic.)<br></p></div></div>True
Bridge closure on Salish Trail Sept. 20 to 23<div class="ExternalClassCD177B142F364CDDA8026EC37640A702"><p>​Crews will be replacing damaged decking on the bridge on Salish Trail that crosses Cutthroat Creek. During this time, the bridge must be closed to all traffic. Please use nearby trails to detour. Apologies for any inconvenience.<br></p></div>True
Portion of Powerline Trail CLOSED Sep. 20 to 22<div class="ExternalClassA88E4C326A644BBFA029155E87EDE78F"><p>​A new pit toilet is being installed at the intersection of Powerline and Aims Trails. During this time, Powerline will be CLOSED. Please use Sword Fern or Iron Knee (cyclists) to detour. Apologies for any inconvenience.<br></p></div>True
Portion of Sword Fern Trail CLOSED on Sep. 24<div class="ExternalClass0E3E6FBFD5FF4753827844FE473F73EB"><p>​A section of Sword Fern Trail north of University Blvd. will be closed on Sep. 24 while crews undertake a restoration project and trail work. Please use Salish Trail 250 m east as a detour. Apologies for any inconvenience.<br></p></div>True

 

 

Forest Bathinghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/vancouver/1906/Forest BathingForest Bathing<div class="ExternalClass086C83D27CBF4DDC8D81C8AC8BB1D0CA"><p>​Step into nature, take a deep breath of fresh forest air and let your body relax. A park interpreter will show you ways to waken your senses and experience the Japanese practice of forest bathing in this urban park oasis.<br><br>Registration required<br>Ages 19+</p></div>GP0|#944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5;L0|#0944b8296-5db4-4771-bc5b-f66bf48cd3c5|Vancouver;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d319062021-10-15T16:30:00Z2021-10-15T19:00:00Z0

 

 

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