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Address: Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: +1 604-466-8325
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Vancouver Biking and Hiking Tour including Lunch
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Private Helicopter Tour, Paddle Boarding, and Picnic Experience

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great beaches, great views, lots of parking and close to the city. Nice trails to hike or walk the dog

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Philip W
Maple Ridge BC
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Maple Ridge BC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

great beaches, great views, lots of parking and close to the city. Nice trails to hike or walk the dog

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Maple Ridge, British Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Golden Ears is full of kilometre after kilometre of hiking, biking and horseback riding trails. Trail heads are marked as horse, hike/bike or multi-purpose use. This said, be prepared for anything on the trails. Also, don't stray from the trails as you could easily get disoriented. If you want adventure far into the trail system go with someone who has... More 

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Maple Ridge BC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This year 2016 I visited Golden Ears park a few times. Cars can go right down to the beach area We had our own canoe but rentals are available at the beach. Along with an ice cream stand. The beach area has been much improved and is wheelchair accessible. The swimming area is roped off and signs are up to... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

I climbed the golden ears in my youth. We were clueless in those days and clearly had little mountain climbing skills or background, but we did it. What gorgeous mountains on a spring or summer day, when the clouds are not around. You can see for miles and the trails are usually wet but after storms, difficult to maneuver.

Thank Golf I
Maple Ridge, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Golden Ears Park is a 15 minute drive from Maple Ridge and it is very scenic with dense forest on either side of the road. The camp site was large and your neighbour was a distance away. The facilities are clean and spacious with lots of hot water for a shower. The walk to the lake is about 10 minutes... More 

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

I called this tamed nature because although it is a genuine forest and landscape...we walk on beautifully groomed trails. We love to walk the Spirea trail, Lower Falls and Gold Creek to the confluence, we have in the past enjoyed the Look-out Trail, however now it may be a bit too taxing. The beach and lake is always a beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

This place is the best for water activities, as well as having a nice lunch afterwards on the picnic tables.

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Fort Langley, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

One of the nice things about the park is how close it is to the cities in the Metro Vancouver area. It is very easy to access on easy to drive roads right into the park. There is no charge to get into the park or for parking. I can see how in the summer the parking could fill up.... More 

1 Thank Canadoc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

many hiking and trails, camping, beaches and boating, fishing. If you are boating there are many beaches to access. Very busy during summer. If you want to camp, reserve or deal with the consequences. I have had to go on wed. to get a first come site as they are gone by thurs. eve. excellent trails and beaches for all... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Stayed 4 nights at Golden Ears Provincial Park while being a "tourist" for the first time in Vancouver. The campground is very nice, with large sites and adequate washroom facilities. However, we used this as our place to sleep while touring various places in the city. We found the traffic (and therefore travel time) to Vancouver Aquarium, Grouse Mountain and... More 

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