2021 BC Parks Camping Reservations

BC Parks reservations for frontcountry and backcountry campsites for the 2021 season will begin on Monday, March 8th starting at 7am PT and continue on a 2-month rolling window.

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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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