Located just 45 minutes East of Vancouver, Maple Ridge is set on the banks of th Fraser river and against the spectacular Coastal Mountains. For the outdoor enthusiast,we are a mecca of adventure offering lush parks, lakes, streams and forests. We are a progressive community well-known for our breathtaking countryside, spectacular scenery and rural charm.
Arts and recreation facilities abound, creating a culturally vibrant and active life for healthy living. Yearly festivals include the Jazz and Blues Festival, Caribbean Festival, Maple Ridge Fair, Home Show and the Santa Claus Parade. Our town centre is the focus of community life with a state-of-the-art leisure/youth centre complex, library and performing arts centre.
Two new bridges, the Golden Ears Bridge crossing the Fraser River and the Pitt River Bridge, have helped to promote investment and speed of transport for both people and goods to and from our area.
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