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Outdoor Recreation

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Explore the Outdoors

Breathe in the fresh air while you explore the beautiful outdoors. Programs offered throughout the year include kayaking, canoeing hiking and snowshoeing. Come and enjoy the picture-perfect scenic views of nature and wildlife, learn new skills and meet new people. Most of all, get out there and be active!

Try It!  

Canoeing 

Crazy about Canoeing | 6-8 yrs | 9am-3pm | Deer Lake

Crazy about Canoeing | 9-12 yrs | 9am-3pm | Deer Lake

Youth Canoeing | 13-16 yrs | Jun 17 | 1-3pm | Deer Lake

Canoeing at Deer Lake | 16 yrs + | 9:30am-12:30pm

Evening Canoeing | 16 yrs + | Deer Lake

Hiking

Hiking Day Trip | 19 yrs + | 10am-3pm

  • May 7 | Lighthouse Park | 431810
  • Jun 11 | Jug Island | 431809 
  • Kayaking

    Keen for Kayaks | 8-12 yrs | 9am-3pm | Deer Lake

    Youth Kayaking | 13-16 yrs | Jun 4 | 1-3:30pm | Barnet Marine Park 

    Mother's Day Kayak | 10 yrs + | May 14 | 12noon-2:30pm | Barnet Marine Park | 431827

    Kayaking Wet Exits | 16 yrs + | 9:30-11:30am | Eileen Dailly

    Father's Day Kayak | 10 yrs + | Jun 18 | 10am-12:30pm | Barnet Marine Park | 432299

    Introduction to Ocean Kayaking | 19 yrs + | Eileen Dailly and Barnet Marine Park

    Morning Kayak | 16 yrs + | 10am-12:30pm | Barnet Marine Park

    NEW! Full Moon Kayak | 16 yrs + | 7-9:30pm | Barnet Marine Park

    Evening Sunset Kayak | 16 yrs + | Barnet Marine Park

    Burrard Inlet Kayak | 19 yrs + | 10am-2:30pm | Barnet Marine Park

    • Jul 22 | 432314
    • Aug 27 | 432317


    • For more information on canoeing, hiking and kayaking programs, check out the Outdoor Programs brochure.

      Important information for program participants

      Thank you for registering in one of our outdoor programs. Please open and review the map and informational package for your program. Also be sure to open, review, print and sign the appropriate waiver for all participants. If you are unable or do not have access to a printer, your instructor will have extra waivers on hand for you to sign at the beginning of the program. Keep in mind that those under the age of 19 years need their parent/guardian to sign the waiver. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to call the Outdoor Recreation Coordinator at 604-294-7224. 

      Note: All DAY hiking trips leave from Burnaby City Hall. Meet our City of Burnaby Bus in the bus loop. The Farmer's Market is running May to October on Saturday's at City Hall - please allow extra time to find parking or take transit.

      More Information

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