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Barnet Marine Park

8059 Texaco Dr, Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 3G8, Canada
+1 604-294-7944
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Always some shade

I love this beach because you can always find some natural shade here, since it faces north. There... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
Rillian
Great place for seashells

Took the grandkids here for a little beach time. The two oldest live in Northern BC and never get... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Darline W
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Maple Ridge, Canada
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“family bbq” (2 reviews)
“goose poop” (2 reviews)
“sandy beaches” (2 reviews)
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8059 Texaco Dr, Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 3G8, Canada
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

I love this beach because you can always find some natural shade here, since it faces north. There is a section with sand, but it is mostly rocky, which can come handy in the colder months because skipping rocks can be as entertaining as sun...More

Thank Rillian
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Took the grandkids here for a little beach time. The two oldest live in Northern BC and never get to the ocean but go to lakes so the salt water was new to them. They weren't swimming, just exploring and at first my grandson said...More

Thank Darline W
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Not the greatest sandy beach, but a great spot to explore, turn over rocks, count the starfish, etc. The remnants of the old sawmill are really cool. Good kayaking spot, but be wary of the insane boat drivers whipping through here with no regard for...More

Thank MargaritaSeniorita
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Barnet Marine Park is one of the most beautiful park in Metro Vancouver. Its great for an early morning walk, an afternoon picnic with the family or to watch the sunset, you’ll be rewarded by spectacular views of Burrard Inlet.

Thank Kei E
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a beautiful beach area (including sandy beaches) excellent BBQ area clean public washrooms, huge grass areas to relax on. Lots of people willing to take part in beach sports Volleyball, frisbee etcetera. The only thing missing is a boat launch and a marina...More

Thank denist628
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Nice walk along the water. Good view of the inlet, as well as the Indian Arm. On a nice say, you can see snowy peaks up the Indian Arm inlet.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Went here for a few hours after watching our daughter figure skate at a competition in Burnaby. Very relaxing, lots of parking, and picnic areas. Watched the jellyfish from the shore. Wasn't crowded at all.

Thank Derek M
Reviewed 19 December 2016

When you go to Barnett, it feels as though you have left the city. Just a short drive away and free parking to enjoy a beautiful walk. This is my dogs favourite place for a swim and a good social setting for pet owners. Though...More

Thank Helene L
Reviewed 19 December 2016

What a gorgeous place for a stress relieving walk, good for soul, all the fresh air and ocean walk. Washrooms at each end, off leash dog area where you see dogs jumping into the ocean in any season. Summer is dicey for parking as the...More

Thank K4893IUpatriciaw
Reviewed 15 December 2016

On a whim we stopped by one evening in August hoping to see the sunset . The parking area is on the south side of the train tracks and it's a short walk in to the park . There is a road you can use...More

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MargaritaSeniorita
4 April 2017|
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Response from K4893IUpatriciaw | Reviewed this property |
It is a great spot! There are dragon boats and rowing teams that go out all the time. You can cross the Inlet and go over to Belcarra area which also has nice beaches to pull up on. The lower area has parking for... More
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Susan D
6 September 2016|
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Response from MShapko | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can providing you have the proper fishing licences.
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Cindy L
17 July 2015|
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Response from Von D |
Yes, Cindy, you are right. In the middle, closer to pier, there are sandy areas. To the sides it's mostly rocky/muddy. You could find remains of old saw mill, but with some imagination it could be an old castle... More
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