5 February Hikes

Five of the best hiking trails near Vancouver in February during the winter months.

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What to Bring on a Winter Hike or Snowshoe Trip

Taryn of Happiest Outdoors discusses her tips on what to bring on a winter hike or snowshoe trip.

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Search and Rescue: North Shore

The 5-part original series, Search and Rescue: North Shore, follows our very own ...

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2020 Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 Vancouver Trails Photo Contest.

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Best Rainy Day Hikes Near Vancouver

Taryn recommends the best hikes near Vancouver on rainy days.

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15 Ways You Can Become a More Sustainable Hiker

Taryn of Happiest Outdoors discusses 15 Ways You Can Become a More Sustainable Hiker to help ensure future generations can have the same amazing experience in nature as we are having.

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COVID-19 Updates

Current closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic that are affecting hiking trails or other related events and activities in the Vancouver region.

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BC Parks Day Use Pass

BC Parks will require a Day Use Pass for several popular parks.

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How to Go to the Bathroom on a Hike: A Leave No Trace Guide

Taryn of Happiest Outdoors discusses how to go to the bathroom on a hike using Leave No Trace principles.

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The Best Hikes Near Vancouver to See Big Trees

Taryn of Happiest Outdoors discusses the 14 places you can hike to see big trees near Vancouver and experience the mild coastal climate of southwestern BC that is great at growing these huge trees.

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