MARION LAKE: Marion Lake will be closed Wednesdays and Fridays during July and August. Thank you for your consideration.


Environmental Minister Visits MKRF

George Heyman, the provincial Minster of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, visited the Malcolm Knapp Research Forest on December 11, 2023. He and Maple Ridge- Mission MLA Bob D’Eith got a chance to see the SD42 Environmental School in action, and learn more about the research forest and its conservation, biodiversity research and community connection […]

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Kantelberg Research Project

THE KANTELBERG TRIALS: EXPLORING NEW FRONTIERS IN FORESTRY February 8, 2024 | Author: UBC Forestry Malcolm Knapp Research Forest In response to the urgent need for sustainable forest management practices, the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Forestry is embarking on a series of field-based experiments to explore the benefits of variable retention and cutting-edge equipment. […]

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Forest History Sign Tour

Experience the new self-guided Malcolm Knapp Research Forest History Sign Tour! Signs explaining what you see around you today in the context of the forest’s rich history, have been installed throughout the forest, allowing forest users to visit places they might not otherwise visit, all while learning along the way. Download the interactive map that […]

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Loon Lake Lodge & Retreat Centre

A Nature based destination for corporate retreats, wellness weekends and youth school groups.

Wild & Immersive

Outdoor learning programs rooted in nature for youth and adults.

Trail Maps

View our trail maps. Copies can also be picked up at the research forest office during office hours.