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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BC Parks Camping

On June 1st, many Provincial Parks campgrounds and back-country camping in BC will re-open. The reservation system has opened as of Monday, May 25th at 7:00am via

Preferential access to camping will be given to BC residents for the 2020 season. Non-BC residents with existing reservations can receive a full refund of their existing reservations before June 15th.

Campsites will have made adjustments to ensure physical distancing such as additional spacing between campsites and will limit the number of guests.

Parks that attract large crowds will remain closed and might open at a later date when it’s deemed to be safe. Backcountry campgrounds in some parks with a high day use will also remain closed.

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Tunnel Bluffs Trail Update

Updated: July 11, 2020

The route to Tunnel Bluffs now starts from the Sunset Trailhead Parking lot in Lions Bay. View the updated Tunnel Bluffs route.

Tunnel Point Update from March 11, 2020:

A 30-minute parking restriction near the trailhead to the popular Tunnel Bluffs trail has been put in place. The Ministry of Transportation (Facebook | Twitter) and Sea To Sky Highway Investments (Facebook | Twitter) put up the 30-minute parking signs at the Tunnel Point parking area on March 9, 2020. They would also like to remind the public that parking along the Sea To Sky Highway is not permitted and crossing the highway is illegal.

Unfortunately, these restrictions make the Tunnel Point route to Tunnel Bluffs inaccessible.

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Sea To Sky Gondola Opens

The Sea To Sky Gondola opens after crews replaced the cable and gondola cars.

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2019 Photo Contest Winners

The winners of the Vancouver 2019 Photo Contest.

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Joffre Lakes Safety and Access

The BC Government plans to implement a number of safety measures to Joffre Lakes Provincial Park.

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Grizzly Bears Close Popular Whistler Trails

Several popular hiking trails in Whistler are closed due to Grizzly Bear activity.

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2018 Vancouver Trails Photo Contest

Submit your hiking photos to win great prizes from the 2018 Vancouver Trails Photo Contest.

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Grouse Grind Opens

The Grouse Grind will open at 6:15am, Wednesday, May 2nd for the start of the 2018 summer season. Hikers should expect some snow near the upper portions of the trail but will be able to hike to the top of Grouse Mountain and take the Skyride Gondola back down. The trail will be open until 6:00pm daily but the closing times will change throughout the summer as day-light hours become longer and again, when the day-light hours shorten.

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