Household Day Lengthy Weekend Walks and Hikes

Household Day Lengthy Weekend Walks and Hikes

Household Day Lengthy Weekend Walks and Hikes

This weekend is the BC Household Day lengthy weekend and planning an outing generally is a enjoyable, pleasurable expertise for all the household.

The climate for the beginning of 2024 has definitely been eventful, from freezing temperatures and snow to unseasonably heat temperatures over the previous month. There are lots of mountaineering trails which are snow free at low and mid degree elevation ranges which may usually have snow on them this time of 12 months.

We’ll follow simpler trails and locations to probe for households on this article. Listed here are a number of suggestions.

Rice Lake

Positioned within the Decrease Seymour Conservation Reserve in North Vancouver, the path round Rice Lake is a straightforward 3km stroll. There are a number of viewpoints of the lake, together with a floating dock to stroll out on the place there are sometimes folks fishing. A word that canine should not allowed on the paths round Rice Lake.

Brae Island

Visiting Brae Island Regional Park may be mixed with exploring the Fort Langley space. The very best path for a leisurely, scenic stroll is the Tavistock Path. This path is a 4.2km that begins close to the Fort Tenting RV Park and passes alongside the forested path, providing views of Bedford Channel and the Fraser River. A terrific place to cease is close to the top of the path the place there’s a seashore space (relying on how excessive the water ranges are) alongside the river.

Boundary Bay

Boundary Bay Regional Park is a good place to go to as a household. There are a number of trails alongside the seashore space to discover, plus the inland Raptor Path the place a number of species of birds may be noticed. There are additionally picnic areas, a playground, and the seashore may be enjoyable to stroll alongside at low tide.

Kanaka Creek

Positioned in Maple Ridge, Kanaka Creek Regional Park options a lot of pretty simple trails that loop via the park, following alongside each side of the creek. Benefit from the view of Kanaka Creek Falls earlier than exploring the park.

Lighthouse Park

Lighthouse Park is positioned alongside the shoreline in West Vancouver and is a gorgeous park with scenic coastal views. There’s a community of trails all through the park, so plan your journey earlier than visiting. One of many highlights is to go west of the lighthouse buildings and search for a path that branches off, down in direction of the water to the Lighthouse West View. This scenic viewpoint affords unimaginable panoramic views of the waters round Level Atkinson and that is the perfect view of the lighthouse.