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Lafarge Lake - Hiking

Vancouver Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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Why choose a trail at Lafarge Lake?

The Lafarge Lake is a beautiful, man-made lake located in the heart of Coquitlam, British Columbia. The lake was created in the 1970s when Lafarge Canada began construction on their now-defunct cement plant. The plant has long since been demolished, but the lake remains as a popular spot for locals and visitors alike.

The lake is surrounded by a paved walking and biking trail, which makes for a lovely stroll or ride around the entire circumference. There are also several parks and playgrounds located near the lake, as well as a few restaurants and cafes. In the summer, the lake is a popular spot for swimming, boating, and fishing; and in the winter, it's a great place to go skating or skiing.

The Lafarge Lake is a beautiful and convenient spot to spend an afternoon or evening in Coquitlam. Whether you're looking to get some exercise, enjoy nature, or just take a break from the city, the lake has something for everyone.


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Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-122.7889959
49.2862673

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Starting Point

The Lafarge Lake trails in British Columbia can be accessed from the Town Centre Parkade in Coquitlam.

Why visit Lafarge Lake

The Lafarge Lake is a beautiful location in British Columbia that offers visitors stunning views of the surrounding area. The lake is located in the Coquitlam area and is a great spot for hiking, biking, and fishing. The lake is also a popular spot for bird watching, as it is home to a variety of different species. Visitors can enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the many designated areas around the lake, or take a walk or bike ride on the many trails that wind through the park.

Is Lafarge Lake in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each family is looking for in a vacation spot. Lafarge Lake is a beautiful location with plenty of activities to keep visitors busy, but it can be expensive to stay in the area.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Lafarge Lake in British Columbia are hiking, biking, and swimming. A bref description not to be missed near Lafarge Lake in British Columbia is the beautiful scenery and the opportunity to enjoy nature.

There are plenty of activities and things to do near Lafarge Lake in British Columbia. Some of the best include hiking and biking the trails around the lake, swimming, fishing, and kayaking. There are also several parks and playgrounds in the area, as well as a few restaurants and cafes.

Where to eat?

1. The Boathouse Restaurant - This restaurant is located on the shores of Lafarge Lake and offers stunning views of the lake and the surrounding mountains. The menu features a variety of dishes, including seafood, steaks, and salads.

2. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar - This steakhouse is located in Coquitlam Centre and offers a wide variety of steak, chicken, and seafood dishes. The restaurant also has a full bar with a large selection of cocktails, beers, and wines.

3. Cactus Club Cafe - This chain restaurant is located in various locations throughout the Lower Mainland and offers a wide variety of dishes, including salads, pizzas, pastas, and burgers.

4. Milestones Grill + Bar - This grill and bar is located in Coquitlam Centre and offers a wide variety of dishes, including steaks, chicken, ribs, and salmon. The restaurant also has a full bar with a large selection of cocktails, beers, and wines.

5. White Spot - This chain restaurant is located in various locations throughout the Lower Mainland and offers a wide variety of burgers, sandwiches, salads, and desserts.

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Is the place are families friendly?

No

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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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