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Some of the best bird watching in Canada! Home of the Surrey Sailing Club, Crescent Beach Swim Club, Dunsmuir Community Garden’s, a 5 k nature trail walk, Crescent Beach off leash Dog Park (and swim area) and amazing views up the Nicomekl River, Mud Bay and the North Shore Mountains! Bonus! You…
Blackie Spit offers a great walking path along the dikes that has a nice little loop that take 20 to 45min depending on how fast you are going. The full beach and dike loop is about 3km and a perfect jog run route.
Right on the ocean. Home to one of the best birdlife watching areas in Canada with views of Mud Bay and the North Shore Mountains During the summer moths live music concerts and theatre productions are held here.
6.5 km for longer walk, or just take scenic photographs; keep an eye out for bald eagles, hawks & herons
"Blackie Spit is one of the best bird watching areas in Canada with almost 200 species of birds recorded in a calendar year.† The park is managed as a wildlife conservation area and habitat enhancement activities are ongoing throughout the park.
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