Golden Ears Provincial Park

A man was long-lined out of Golden Ears Provincial Park on Saturday, July 3. (Ridge Meadows Search and Rescue/Facebook)

Two hikers rescued in Golden Ears Provincial Park over the weekend

Helicopter required for a man who broke his leg along a trail in the Maple Ridge park

 

Be prepared for Mother Nature, she’s more powerful than you may expect, as one letter writer discovered this week when venturing out into the Alouette River. (News files)

LETTER: Thanks to my river heroes

Woman expresses gratitude for team who plucked her from the raging waters of Alouette River

  • Jul 3, 2021

 

Golden Ears Provincial Park is expected to be packed for Canada Day. (The News/files)

Operations manager for Golden Ears park expecting a busy weekend

Stu Burgess is also warning visitors about the campfire ban in place June 30

Golden Ears Provincial Park is expected to be packed for Canada Day. (The News/files)
Maple Ridge’s Alicia Young shared this picture taken recently on the Boulder Trail to Snow Cave on Golden Ears Mountain. “I enjoy taking my god-daughter Lily Cameron, who I foster, on local hiking trails. We see our community as a place to be shared and explored at all-ages and stages,” Young said. (Special to The News)

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  • Jun 28, 2021
Maple Ridge’s Alicia Young shared this picture taken recently on the Boulder Trail to Snow Cave on Golden Ears Mountain. “I enjoy taking my god-daughter Lily Cameron, who I foster, on local hiking trails. We see our community as a place to be shared and explored at all-ages and stages,” Young said. (Special to The News)
Police still searching for suspects in stabbing at Golden Ears Provincial Park. (The News files)
Police still searching for suspects in stabbing at Golden Ears Provincial Park. (The News files)
First responders rushed to a stabbing in Golden Ears Provincial Park Wednesday, June 9. (The News files)

Stabbing in Golden Ears Provincial Park

Man stabbed twice in the abdomen

First responders rushed to a stabbing in Golden Ears Provincial Park Wednesday, June 9. (The News files)
Langley's Arlene Van Roon shared the view of Alouette River from the saddle, and through the ears, of her now eight-year-old Kiger mustang, Wildfire. (Special to The News)

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  • Jun 7, 2021
Langley's Arlene Van Roon shared the view of Alouette River from the saddle, and through the ears, of her now eight-year-old Kiger mustang, Wildfire. (Special to The News)
Consummate outdoorsman Ron Paley spent six hours recently paddling about 20 km around Alouette Lake, sharing a few images from his journey. The Maple Ridge man typically hikes, bikes, or paddles on a daily basis, a hobby the 67-year-old has amped up since life-saving quintuple open heart surgery a few years ago. (Special to The News)

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  • Jun 6, 2021
Consummate outdoorsman Ron Paley spent six hours recently paddling about 20 km around Alouette Lake, sharing a few images from his journey. The Maple Ridge man typically hikes, bikes, or paddles on a daily basis, a hobby the 67-year-old has amped up since life-saving quintuple open heart surgery a few years ago. (Special to The News)
Attendance low Sunday and Monday of the Victoria Day long weekend at Golden Ears and Rolley Lake Provincial Parks. (The News files)

No record breaking numbers at Golden Ears park over the Victoria Day long-weekend

Line up Saturday for the Maple Ridge park, few park goers the rest of the May holiday

Attendance low Sunday and Monday of the Victoria Day long weekend at Golden Ears and Rolley Lake Provincial Parks. (The News files)
Ron Paley recently scaled Alouette Mountain, in Golden Ears Provincial Park, to the Canning Memorial Lookout. It’s an area named after a Maple Ridge climber killed at age 22, while descending from Canada’s highest mountain – Mount Logan in Kluane National Park of the Yukon. A map shelter and picnic table at the site were built with donation made in memory of Stephen Murray Canning. (Special to The News)

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  • May 24, 2021
Ron Paley recently scaled Alouette Mountain, in Golden Ears Provincial Park, to the Canning Memorial Lookout. It’s an area named after a Maple Ridge climber killed at age 22, while descending from Canada’s highest mountain – Mount Logan in Kluane National Park of the Yukon. A map shelter and picnic table at the site were built with donation made in memory of Stephen Murray Canning. (Special to The News)
Janine Johnson of Maple Ridge recently visited her daughter and grandsons, who were camping in Golden Ears Provincial Park. “This photo was taken overlooking the Campers Beach,” Johnson said. “Absolutely beautiful.” (Special to The News)

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  • May 24, 2021
Janine Johnson of Maple Ridge recently visited her daughter and grandsons, who were camping in Golden Ears Provincial Park. “This photo was taken overlooking the Campers Beach,” Johnson said. “Absolutely beautiful.” (Special to The News)
Golden Ears Provincial Park is expected to be busy this Victoria Day long weekend. (The News file)
Golden Ears Provincial Park is expected to be busy this Victoria Day long weekend. (The News file)
Ken Nunes is one of hundreds who venture out onto Alouette Lake in Golden Ears Provincial Park when the sun comes out. “Here’s how I see Maple Ridge,” he said. (Special to The News)

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  • May 9, 2021
Ken Nunes is one of hundreds who venture out onto Alouette Lake in Golden Ears Provincial Park when the sun comes out. “Here’s how I see Maple Ridge,” he said. (Special to The News)
Maple Ridge’s Sherry Brosnan captured this picture of Gold Creek in Golden Ears Provincial Park, as a light fog rolls over the water. (Special to The News)

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  • May 8, 2021
Maple Ridge’s Sherry Brosnan captured this picture of Gold Creek in Golden Ears Provincial Park, as a light fog rolls over the water. (Special to The News)
Rex, an elderly golden Labrador retriever, is surrounded by his rescuers in Golden Ears Provincial Park. (Special to The News)

VIDEO: Dog survives plunge over Gold Creek Lower Falls in Maple Ridge

Fire chief asks for visitors to be more cautious in Golden Ears Provincial Park

Rex, an elderly golden Labrador retriever, is surrounded by his rescuers in Golden Ears Provincial Park. (Special to The News)
Maple Ridge Fire and Rescue were conducting training operations at Gold Creek Falls when a firefighter broke their leg on April 14. (Eileen Robinson photo - Special to The News)

Person stranded on sandbar after going over falls in Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge fire and B.C. Ambulance attend water rescue in Golden Ears park

Maple Ridge Fire and Rescue were conducting training operations at Gold Creek Falls when a firefighter broke their leg on April 14. (Eileen Robinson photo - Special to The News)
Stu Burgess is operations manager for Golden Ears and Rolley Lake Provincial Parks. (The News files)

Golden Ears park camping to be limited to those in local health region

Fraser Health Authority and Vancouver Coastal Health now considered one region

Stu Burgess is operations manager for Golden Ears and Rolley Lake Provincial Parks. (The News files)
Maple Ridge’s Rob Chilton snapped this scenic from the a bridge in Golden Ears Provincial Park. The completion of a bridge over Gold Creek in late-2015 connected the East Canyon and West Canyon Trails and it’s now possible for hikers to do a loop through this area of the park. (Special to The News)

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  • Apr 19, 2021
Maple Ridge’s Rob Chilton snapped this scenic from the a bridge in Golden Ears Provincial Park. The completion of a bridge over Gold Creek in late-2015 connected the East Canyon and West Canyon Trails and it’s now possible for hikers to do a loop through this area of the park. (Special to The News)
Jim Jensen recently took a leisurely and peaceful paddle on Alouette Lake, in Maple Ridge’s Golden Ears Provincial Park, and marvelled at the beauty of nature. (Special to The News)

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  • Apr 18, 2021
Jim Jensen recently took a leisurely and peaceful paddle on Alouette Lake, in Maple Ridge’s Golden Ears Provincial Park, and marvelled at the beauty of nature. (Special to The News)