Tag Archives: North Vancouver

Cypress Creek

I was surprised by the amount of water rushing between boulders under sixty metre tall trees, yet Cypress Creek was only considered a creek. The sound of rushing water could be heard from almost everywhere in this North Vancouver park. Continue reading Cypress Creek

Barnett Marine Park

Barnett Marine Park, just off the highway in Burnaby, is a place to hike if you want that open space feeling rather than being enclosed by tall trees as in most of B.C.’s hiking trails. Continue reading Barnett Marine Park

Sea to Sky Highway

If you ever want to just drive for the sake of it, Sea to Sky Highway is the one I’d pick. It winds along a magnificent coastline from North Vancouver to Whistler just the way Australia’s Great Ocean Road does. Continue reading Sea to Sky Highway

Baden Powell Trail

Usually, when I’ve visited North Vancouver’s Lynn Canyon Park, I’ve taken visitors who ventured not far beyond the suspension bridge. This time, I decided to visit alone because I’d be able to hike further along the trails than I had before. Continue reading Baden Powell Trail

Bridges

What is it about bridges? When I see them, there’s an urge to step across. I know I’m not the only one with this crazy notion because while hiking around Lynn Canyon Park, I met someone who had to back track just to have another chance to walk over the suspension bridge. Continue reading Bridges