Archive of posts tagged "maple ridge"

604 Corners: 12 Striking Photos of Maple Ridge

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Continuing my photo series featuring scenic corners of the 604, Maple Ridge is up next. This beautiful area is bordered by the Fraser River to the south, and the Golden Ears and Coast mountains to the north. Pair that with places like Kanaka Creek, Alouette Lake, and Whonnock Lake and you’ve got one picturesque region. […]

Coldest Night of the Year Walk

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The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walking fundraiser that raises money for the hungry, homeless and hurting in over 80 communities across Canada on Saturday, February 21st, 2015. In BC alone, there are 19 registered walks, each supporting organizations and services in their own communities. Coldest Night of the Year Walk Scheduled […]

A Day in Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge

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Disclosure: Review — This is not a paid post. Views are my own. Activities were compliments of Vancouver Coast and Mountains Tourism. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

The 100 mile diet is a popular lifestyle choice for those who like to shop and eat local. Here in Vancouver, it’s actually fairly easy to adhere to a 25 mile diet as we have so many great producers right in our own backyard as you head up the Fraser River, starting with Maple Ridge […]

BC Youth Week 2014

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Celebrate youth in our community during BC Youth Week, taking place May 1st through May 7th, 2014. Youth Week is an international celebration recognizing the value, diversity and positive contributions youth make in their communities. Be sure to catch one of many events including everything from sporting events and art shows to award ceremonies and […]

West Coast Express Santa Train Toy and Food Drive

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Take the train to Vancouver and back for holiday festivities and shopping over the next two Saturdays. The West Coast Express Santa Train is back on track, providing same day return trips in exchange for your donations to local causes. West Coast Express Santa Train Toy Drive Photo credit: Pocoken on Flickr On Saturday, December […]

World Rivers Day 2013 Around Metro Vancouver

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The 33rd annual BC Rivers Day celebration of World Rivers Day will take place in a number of communities between Friday, September 27th and Monday, September 30th, 2013. Free, family-friendly events will be hosted featuring everything from shoreline cleanups to live music, barbecues and boat tours. World Rivers Day Gala Event: Burnaby Where: Burnaby Village […]