Enjoy spectacular views and year-round outdoor recreation for all abilities in North Vancouver—just a short drive or SeaBus from downtown Vancouver. With many breathtaking sightseeing attractions, there’s always something to do.
Top things to do
Credit: Capilano Suspension Bridge
Test your fear of heights when you visit the Capilano Suspension Bridge over the Capilano River or Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge in Lynn Canyon Park to enjoy unobstructed views over the canyons.
Take the Skyride or hike the Grouse Grind to the top of Grouse Mountain for spectacular 360° year-round views of Metro Vancouver. Plus you can ski, snowboard, skate or snowshoe in the winter, and hike, bike, zipline and more in the summer.
Rent a kayak, canoe, stand-up paddleboard or power boat to enjoy an exhilarating day on the water in Deep Cove. You can also take in the sights on foot or bike, or simply relax with a coffee and enjoy the sweeping views.
Visit the vibrant city of Vancouver. The urban metropolis of restaurants, pubs, museums, galleries and shopping is surrounded by the Coast Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, with plenty of activities to keep you busy. Plus, discover why the craft brewing scene is gaining widespread interest on a tour of the Vancouver Ale Trail.
Stay just outside of Vancouver in the city of Burnaby to experience all the attractions of both cities. Enjoy the beautiful parks, world-class shopping at BC’s largest mall, historical sites and art galleries in Burnaby.
Just 25 minutes from Tsawwassen terminal, and only 20 minutes south of downtown Vancouver, and home to Vancouver International Airport, Richmond provides an ideal place to relax that’s still close to all the attractions of Vancouver.