Parks & Trails

Trail Closure Notice

The Baden Powell Trail at Millstream Road will be temporarily closed to facilitate wildfire fuel management as part of the Community Wildfire Protection Plan. Learn more about this project at the link below.

During the project, there will be minor traffic delays and construction activity near the junction of Millstream Road and Brothers Creek Trailhead. For your safety, please follow posted trail closures and directions from traffic control personnel.

For information about the project, expected timelines, and to sign up for updates, visit:

West Vancouver Wildfire Fuel Management

View trail closure map (PDF)

Parks are shared community spaces. Please be considerate of others.

Please remember to be community-minded while enjoying our parks.

  • Keep your dog on a leash where indicated.
  • Please take your waste home and keep the park clean.
  • Fires and wood-burning ovens are not permitted at beaches or parks.
  • Alcohol consumption is now allowed in certain areas. See locations.
  • Please follow parking regulations and guidance from traffic control personnel.

To report a bylaw infraction, call: 604-925-7152

Picnic Guidelines

Before you pack your picnic, be sure to read the guidelines and check for current swimming and barbecue restrictions as they may change.

Trail safety tips from North Shore Rescue

If you're heading into the mountains, remember that this is a wilderness area. Weather can change rapidly in the backcountry so be prepared for all conditions.

Explore donation opportunities

The Parks Department manages and maintains over 140 parks, including natural areas, sport amenities, playgrounds, the Seawalk, over 100 kilometres of urban and wilderness trails, Ambleside Par 3 and Gleneagles golf courses, a cemetery and public beaches.

Weddings in parks

West Vancouver's parks are desirable locations for weddings. There are two types of permits to choose from to hold a wedding in a park.

Parks Lost & Found

Leave something behind on a recent park visiting?