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Lighthouse Park

Beacon Lane, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 1K5, Canada
+1 604-925-7275
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Named for the Point Atkinson Lighthouse located on its grounds, this coastal and rugged park is popular for day hikes. A beautiful old growth temperate rainforest along Burrard Inlet offers several easy walking trails with beautiful panoramic views.
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Beacon Lane, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 1K5, Canada
+1 604-925-7275

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Really nice park to visit mid week when it is a bit more quiet. Nice because you can get there by bus, one goes along marine drive right to the top of the road. Lots of nice little trails so you can make your walk...More

Thank amy m
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Once you step just a few metres into the park, you will forget that you are in the middle of town. Because of the large redwood and cedar trees, all sounds of the city stop and all you can hear are the sounds of nature....More

Thank Sheila T
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

First time first to this trail on a beautiful day and very impressed . Nice hike and spectacular views of the lighthouse and Ocean. A must see and healthy family activity

Thank Manjait D
Reviewed 8 May 2016

If you are in West Vancouver, I recommend venturing into this park. The hike itself is easy, and the stunning view of Vancouver is well worth it.

Thank melissarose90
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Just over half an hour's drive along scenic Marine Drive takes you to Lighthouse park. At the parking lot there's a large trail map posted and also pamphlet with the trail map. The trails are well marked and it's quite easy to explore the whole...More

1  Thank 5FrugalTravellers
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This park in West Van has basic amenities like toilets and water taps. Good parking, the trails offer a walk through the forest to the Lighthouse.

1  Thank irisho_10
Reviewed 9 April 2016

it's a park located in west vancouver, a little bit far but you can get there easily by bus. Its a nice place to hike and enjoy the nature!

Thank Igor A
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

This was a very nice place for a hike. The hike was quite easy but is very rough terrain. There is a lot to see and many trails. You must do this trail

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 21 March 2016

If you like to walk in beautiful surroundings of a lush forest with 1,000 year old sky-high trees, then you should not miss the park on your trip to Vancouver. And it is only a short drive away from Stanley Park across the Lion's Gate...More

Thank Roman S
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Ok, not secret, but so few people were here it might as well be. With traffic, about 45 minutes from downtown Vancouver but a fun drive winding through Stanley Park, over the Lion's Gate bridge and out through West Vancouver (for speed, take the highway,...More

Thank sofia r
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Cherlene M | Reviewed this property |
There isn't any overflow parking but there are a number of residential side streets that are 5-10 min from the park entrance. When we were there, we actually parked 3 streets down and asked one of the city bylaw officers who... More
18 August 2016|
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Response from Vern B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's safe but you do have to practice responsible parenting as the park is a wilderness area and has cliffs and slippery rocks near water. Stay on marked trails and hold children's hands when near the water you will be... More