Regional District of Nanaimo | Parks Services


RDN Parks and Trails - Safety Notices and Temporary Closures

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The RDN is fortunate to have a comprehensive Regional and Community Parks and Trails System. With 12 Regional Parks encompassing 2,072 hectares of land, 78 kilometres of developed Regional Trails, and over 200 Community Parks in the seven Electoral Areas, there is plenty of opportunity for residents and guests to enjoy the benefits of having nature close at hand.

Our Parks System ranges from oceanfront, lakefront & riverside properties and all the way up to alpine terrain on mountain tops. The RDN’s Regional Trails include front county and back country experiences and has numerous pedestrian bridges that span the many rivers and creeks that are situated on the east coast of Vancouver Island.

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The RDN also has volunteer opportunities and parks planning initiatives to guide the future of RDN parks.

So come on out and explore our outdoors!

Parks Highlights