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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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  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Beacon Lane, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 1K5, Canada
+1 604-925-7275

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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 18 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 8 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 1 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 8 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
Reviewed 20 February 2016

If you are looking for a good hike, head up, not down. But Lighthouse is a nice place for a little walk and a visit to the ocean.

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Gorgeous park with walking trails through beautiful forest with many trails leading down to the water's edge overlooking Vancouver and Vancouver Island in the distance. It is very dog friendly. Baby strollers are a bit tricky as there is only one main road down to...More

2  Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 2 February 2016

One of the best things about Vancouver is that you can quickly leave the city and enjoy the beauty of the Pacific Northwest's forests and mountains. Lighthouse Park is a relatively short drive West from Lions Gate Bridge. Free parking is available at the trail...More

1  Thank copyvet
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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