Bounded by Burrard Inlet
and the north arm of the Fraser River
, and lying 10 miles east of Vancouver
, is Burnaby. Here, you can take the SkyTrain
to Metrotown, British Columbia's largest shopping and entertainment centre, boasting a hotel complex and over 450 shops. From here, back on the Sky Train, you can travel to Central Park for walking, biking and swimming. Nature lovers should visit Burnaby Lake Regional Park for bird-watching (over 200 species nest here) and viewing other wildlife, such as eagles and muskrats. You can rent a canoe or paddleboat at Deer Lake Park and fish, swim or hike. In Burnaby, also visit the Arts Centre and Art Gallery.
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12/15 Coming to The Burnaby area
Berry Dairy Days Burlington WA June13-16 Fresh local strawberry shortcake, spectacular fireworks show, fabulous parades, Kiwanis Salmon BBQ, entertainment stage with live music, nostalgic Berry Cool Car Show.
Chief Seattle Days Suquamish WA August16-19 The Coastal Jam, a Pow Wow with competition dancing and drumming, a parade, Fun Runs, craft and food vendor booths, and the Chief Seatle Days Youth Royalty Pageant.