Lynn Canyon Park officially opened to the public in 1912 and has been a popular destination among tourists and local residents ever since. Lynn Canyon Park is a great location for a family picnic, a leisurely hike, or a refreshing swim in one of the many popular swimming holes.
Lynn Canyon Park has grown from 12 acres in its early years to 617 acres today. Lynn Canyon Park contains a second-growth forest with most of the trees aged approximately 80 to 100 years old.
Lynn Canyon Park features a suspension bridge that sways 50 meters above the canyon. It was built privately in 1912 when the park opened. Lynn Canyon also offers a selection of walking and hiking trails that connect to other parks in the region such as Lynn Headwaters, Rice Lake, and Inter River Park.
- Turn right out of the hostel and head all the way down to Waterfront Station at the north end of Granville Street.
- Catch the Seabus from Waterfront Station over to Lonsdale Quay in North Vancouver.
- Once at Lonsdale Quay, transfer to bus #228 and get off at Peters Road.
- Turn right and walk down Peters Road and into the park.
Approx ~ 1hr 5 mins each way | Transit - $4.35 weekdays each way, $3.10 weekends each way.