Enjoying Spring on Scenic Route 7

Published On: April 19, 2024Categories: Spring

Spring is a season of renewal and rejuvenation, and what better way to celebrate it than by embarking on a scenic trip? Whether you’re a nature lover or simply looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, spring is the perfect time to hit the road and explore the beauty of the great outdoors. From blooming flowers and lush greenery to picturesque landscapes and breathtaking vistas, there’s no shortage of awe-inspiring sights to marvel at. So, pack your bags, hit the gas, and get ready to experience the magic of spring along Scenic Route 7.


1299 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam

This festival signifies the arrival of spring, and the end of winter and features music and dance performances, a Colour Zone, multicultural food trucks and free art activities for kids and more.

700 Gatensbury Street, Coquitlam

A free event for kids with prize giveaways for a variety of catches, from the largest and smallest fish to the strangest catch of the day, topped off with a yummy pancake breakfast.

Maple Ridge

224th Street and McIntosh Avenue

This eco-inspired, family event features hands-on art & activities, interactive displays, and performers celebrating community & the environment plus a special edition of the Haney’s Farmers Market.

Planet Ice – 23588 105 Avenue, Maple Ridge

Get tips and tools to get your home and garden ready for Spring. Plus, you can take in a delicious Food Truck Festival, play at the Carnival and Midway and more!

Photo credit: @janis_smith_photography


31650 Silverdale Avenue, Mission

Discover this peaceful and accessible trail perfect for observing various wildlife, including ducks, birds, and magnificent eagles!

36421 Ridgeview Road, Deroche

Go on a short & sweet family-friendly hike to a picturesque waterfall with the sound of rushing water growing louder and more enchanting with every step.

Harrison Hot Springs

5039 Lougheed Highway

Immerse yourself in an abundance of colour at the largest tulip farm festival experience in BC, which boasts 10 million bulbs and 77 spring flower varieties over 35 acres!

14282 Morris Valley Road, Harrison Mills & 3891 Hot Springs Rd, Agassiz

Step into spring with an exhilarating round of golf at one, or even both, of Harrison’s panoramic and well-manicured courses.

Agassiz & Kent

215 Kilby Road, Harrison Mills

Go camping at this beautiful family-oriented park featuring a 41-site campground, day-use area, sandy beaches, nature trails and a boat launch, all within steps of the Kilby Historic Site.

7011-7167 Pioneer Avenue, Agassiz

This beautiful park will be the perfect place for you to start exploring Agassiz’s downtown. Enjoy the vibrant cherry blossoms as you set out to explore cozy shops, eateries, and the Agassiz Harrison Museum nearby.


919 Water Avenue, Hope

Stop in at the visitor centre to pick up your self-guided walking tour map and then try to discover the over 80 elaborate and intricate carvings displayed throughout the town.

43111 Trans-Canada Highway, Boston Bar

Check out this impressive river gorge for yourself, exchanging mountain ranges as you cross over a thundering 200 million gallons of water per minute aboard one of the few aerial trams in North America (Opens April 22nd).

With so many stunning destinations and fun activities to explore, embarking on a scenic trip during the spring season is truly an experience that you won’t want to miss! Don’t forget to tag us while you explore! @BCRoute7

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