Matsqui (Abbotsford, BC)
By Katie Van Nes, Local Real Estate eXpert | eXp Realty
(Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Langley, & Fraser Valley)
"A beautiful community in Abbotsford, part of what truly makes Abbotsford the City in the Country." Matsqui stretches north to the Fraser River and includes the fertile area known as the Matsqui Flats. Its name is a First Nations (Halkomelem) word, meaning “stretch of higher ground”, and refers to the fact that the area is a good place to portage a canoe from one body of water to another – a very important geographical feature for early European settlers. In 1995, Matsqui merged with Abbotsford, creating the city as it is known today. There are many trails in among the wetlands, ideal for taking the kids or the family dog for a brisk walk. The trails are home to many species of birds so bring your binoculars! "Matsqui is the largest single community in Abbotsford. "   More information a...
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