Due to extremely dry conditions and the high fire risk, the following bans are now in effect until further notice:
No barbecues at Burnaby parks and beaches
The use of barbecues (charcoal/briquette/wood) at City of Burnaby parks and beaches is now prohibited. Propane barbecues are permitted.
No smoking in Burnaby parks, trails and green spaces
The City of Burnaby advises all park users that there is no smoking permitted in Burnaby parks, trails and green spaces. "No Smoking" signs are posted throughout the City.
Knotweed herbicide treatment is scheduled for Monday, September 20, 2021 (weather permitting) at Warner Loat Park and Malvern Park. The parks are safe to visit during and after, as work will occur within the area temporarily fenced off for treatment only. Please remain outside the temporary fenced areas at all times. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
Find the best spots in Burnaby to exercise your dog off-leash
Please take a moment to read the rules for letting your pet play safely in Burnaby's parks.
Off-leash in Burnaby
Dogs on-leash are welcome in Burnaby’s parks and green spaces (with some exceptions). But if you want to give your dog more freedom, we have several sites where you can exercise and train your pet off-leash too.
Off-leash sites & times
Unless otherwise noted, all dog-off leash areas are open from dawn 'til dusk.
Trail and open area for off-leash with seasonal time restrictions.
May 1-September 30
Weekdays: dawn-10 am and 6 pm-dusk
Weekends & Holidays: dawn-10 am
October 1-April 30
No time restrictions, dawn-dusk
8181 Barnet Rd