5 Things to Do at Lighthouse Park

Lighthouse Park

Photo: WestVancouver.ca

West Vancouver’s Lighthouse Park is a nature oasis close to the city. With a forested interior, rocky shoreline, and lots of viewpoints, there is beauty around every corner. To help you plan your trip, here are our picks for the best things to do at Lighthouse Park.

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5 Things to Do at Lighthouse Park

It’s Whale Watching Season in Vancouver – Everything You Need to Know

Killer whale with its head out of the water near Vancouver

Photo: Eagle Wing Tours/Valerie Shore

Vancouver is one of the best locations in the world for whale watching. Thousands of whales migrate through the nearby waters and several pods of orcas live here year-round. As the 2021 whale watching season gets underway, here’s everything you need to know about whale watching in Vancouver.

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It’s Whale Watching Season in Vancouver – Everything You Need to Know

Refreshing Activities to Celebrate Spring in Vancouver

Cherry blossoms near Vancouver Island

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Vision Photography

“Spring is here, the sky is blue.” It’s time to come out of hibernation and refresh the Vanvouverite spirit with some spring activities in the city and out in nature. Check out these refreshing local excursions to enjoy this season.

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Refreshing Activities to Celebrate Spring in Vancouver

10 Instagrammable Spring Locations Around Vancouver

VanDusen Garden in spring in Vancouver

VanDusen Botanical Garden Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Sombilon Studios

Vancouver is a colourful place in the spring. Flowers bloom in gardens and parks all over the city. If you want to capture the dreamy landscapes, head to one of these Instagrammable spring locations around Vancouver.

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10 Instagrammable Spring Locations Around Vancouver

March’s Vancouver Hike of the Month: Cypress Falls

Cypress Falls in West Vancouver

Photo: West Vancouver Parks and Recreation

West Vancouver’s Cypress Falls Park features a beautiful canyon and two spectacular waterfalls. Spring is the perfect time to hike here, as the melting snow turns the waterfalls into torrents. It’s a short and easy hike, perfect for hikers of all ages.

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March’s Vancouver Hike of the Month: Cypress Falls

9 Kid-Friendly Outdoor Things to Do in Vancouver This Spring

People admiring cherry blossoms in Vancouver

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Kazutoshi Yoshimura

Head outside with your family this spring. Choose from fun outdoor activities like hiking, biking, boating, and more to keep your kids entertained. Here are our picks for the best kid-friendly things to do in Vancouver this spring.

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9 Kid-Friendly Outdoor Things to Do in Vancouver This Spring

8 Ways to Celebrate UN World Wildlife Day in Vancouver

Seals in front of a wildlife watching zodiac

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Coast Mountain Photography

United Nations World Wildlife Day occurs each year on March 3rd to raise awareness of the importance of the world’s wild animals and plants. This year the UN is organizing a virtual event that you can livestream. But there are lots of ways to celebrate World Wildlife Day in Vancouver.

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8 Ways to Celebrate UN World Wildlife Day in Vancouver