As summer begins in earnest,BC Hydrohas announced the introduction of a new free parking pass system on Lake Buntzen.
From Monday, visitors will need to book a parking lot on theutility website. This is a small village.
"On busy days, heavy traffic blocks the main access road, Sunnyside Drive for residents and emergency vehicles," BC Hydro said on its website. increase.
"We are testing a new parking pass to ease congestion and ensure that everyone has safe access to our recreation area."
Reservations are It can be done at 12:00 am one day before the scheduled visit and is not transferable.
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Lake Buntzen is a reservoir north of Port Moody, British Columbia. .. It is 4.8 kilometers long, covers an area of 182 hectares, and has more than 12 hiking and mountain biking trails.
Visitors can book a parking pass in the morning, afternoon or all day and have at least 30 parking spaces Must arrive. Minutes before the end of the time slot to get in and out of the parking lot on time.
Morning Pass Is valid from 8 am to 2 pm and the afternoon pass is valid from 2 pm. The full-day pass will always work until the park closes.
According to BC Hydro's website, staff will check your parking pass on site. The pass must be printed or saved on your mobile phone in advance.
Drop-offs and pickups instead of reservations are not allowed, the utility adds. They create a lineup and prevent emergency access to the park.
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