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Address: Off Woodgreen Drive, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7G 1L3, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 604-926-6007
07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No

Just minutes from downtown Vancouver, this mountainous park offers a...

Just minutes from downtown Vancouver, this mountainous park offers a variety of forested hiking trails as well as panoramic views over Vancouver.

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Free lookout=Great views!

If you're looking for great views of the city of Vancouver and Burrard Inlet, then head to Cypress Provincial Park, just a short drive from the Lions Gate Bridge. Was hoping to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 July 2016
London, Canada

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

If you're looking for great views of the city of Vancouver and Burrard Inlet, then head to Cypress Provincial Park, just a short drive from the Lions Gate Bridge. Was hoping to see some wildlife but the panoramic view more than made up for it:)!! Be sure to bring your camera!

Thank KaChHa
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Cypress Falls is a great place to go for a hike! It was our first time and even with a few misturns (trail not really marked) we made it up and down in less than an hour. Some steep spots but made for a great climb. We were lucky to meet a couple and their dog who live in the... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I meet nice people and few animals bears, cougars and a nice dog Rupar which kept me company for 4 months

Thank Gica F
Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

An easy drive from downtown Vancouver, it's free, and gorgeous. What's not to love! And - we even saw a young black bear here. Took about 15 minutes to drive here from Stanley Park, and it's a gorgeous view once you're up there. Really wonderful, and - unlike Grouse Mountain - completely free! Go!

Thank Noelle B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Super hike! Beautiful scenery all the way to the top! At the top view is absolutely amazing!!!! Couple lakes on the way ! Hike is moderate! Take your camera!!!!

Thank OlaIzabella
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

This is a great place if you have a car to spin up and catch a great view. We just went las tweek(last week in April). The ski season is over but there is a spot about halfway up the mountain to catch a panaramic view of downtown. Best of all - it's free.

Thank loudawg1994
Martinsville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

Wait for a clear day and take short the ride on Highway 1 out of West Vancouver up toward Cypress Provincial Park and you get spectacular views of Vancouver and Burrard Inlet. Cypress Bowl Road has a turnout just a few miles off of Highway 1 where you can see for miles and miles and kilometers and kilometers.

Thank PapaJerryW
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Great place for hiking in the summer - views over the city and the wilderness/mountain ranges to the north. Access point to the wild.

Thank Craig B
West Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Always a favouriteof ours over the years as the kids grew up in Lynn Valley North Vancouver, nice sunset viewing, great to watch the English Bay fireworks, with out travelling across the Lions gate, and trying to get a parking spot in English Bay which is impossible.

Thank paullacny
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Cypress Provincial Park is one of the things that I love the most about Canada, more specifically, Vancouver. You can get unparalleled views of Mother Nature, just a short drive away from the city. Never been here in Summer but in winter it is great. Despite the crowds of people, it was extremely peaceful and picturesque. We took a hike... More 

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