Kanaka Creek Regional Park - Maple Ridge
Activity:East of the town of Haney, this 400 hectare park features the Bell-Irving fish hatchery, rushing waters through sandstone sculptured canyons, walking trails, fishing, canoeing, and picnic facilities with a view of the two waterfalls.
Did you know that the word "Kanaka" is Hawaiian? Kanaka refers to the Hawaiian labourers who settled in this area in the late 1800s.
Details:Located just east of Haney town, at approximately 232nd street and the Lougheed Highway. For more information call (604) 432-6350. Web site: www.metrovancouver.org, mapleridge-pittmeadows.com.
Watching the spawning salmon at the Kanaka Creek fish fence