10 Ways to Get Outdoors in Downtown Vancouver

Cyclists on the Stanley Park Seawall in Vancouver

Cyclists on the Stanley Park Seawall. Photo: Destination BC/Heath Moffatt

You don’t have to go far in Vancouver to experience nature. In fact, you can hike, bike, run, paddle, watch for wildlife, and more without leaving the downtown core.

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10 Ways to Get Outdoors in Downtown Vancouver

10 Tips for Safe Winter Hiking in Vancouver

Two people snowshoeing at Grouse Mountain in Vancouver

Snowshoeing at Grouse Mountain. Photo: Destination Vancouver/Kindred & Scout

With snow in the mountains, winter is a magical time to hike in Vancouver. But cold weather and short days mean you need to take some precautions. Follow these tips for safe winter hiking.

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10 Tips for Safe Winter Hiking in Vancouver

10 Tips for Safe Fall Hiking in Vancouver

Looking down at a hiker's boots standing in a pile of colourful fall leaves

Photo: Ethan Unzicker/Unsplash

Fall is a great time of year to hike in Vancouver: the leaves are changing, the air is crisp, and rainy weather makes the forest green and the waterfalls gush. But you will be hiking in some serious wilderness, so follow these tips for safe fall hiking.

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10 Tips for Safe Fall Hiking in Vancouver

9 Best Vancouver Hikes for Hot Days

Swimmers in Garibaldi Lake

Swimmers in Garibaldi Lake. Photo: Taryn Eyton/HappiestOutdoors.ca

Beat the heat with a hike that will keep you cool. These Vancouver area trails have shaded forests, rushing creeks, and refreshing lakes – perfect for a hot day.

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9 Best Vancouver Hikes for Hot Days

10 Tips for Safe Summer Hiking in Vancouver

Hiking above Grouse Mountain in Vancouver

A hiker explore Grouse Mountain in Vancouver. Photo: Destination Vancouver/Kindred & Scout

Summer is the best time of year to hike in Vancouver: the weather is great, the days are long, and the mountains are mostly snow-free. But you will be hiking in some serious wilderness, so follow these tips for safe summer hiking.

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10 Tips for Safe Summer Hiking in Vancouver

Your Vancouver Summer Outdoors Bucket List for 2022

Paddleboarder at Spanish Banks Beach in Vancouver

Paddleboarder at Spanish Banks Beach. Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Hubert Kang

Summer in Vancouver is a special time, full of sunshine and warm temperatures. Locals love to head outdoors to celebrate the season at the beaches, parks, and hiking trails. Add these outdoor activities to your Vancouver summer bucket list.

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Your Vancouver Summer Outdoors Bucket List for 2022

10 Outdoorsy Things to Do Around Vancouver This Labour Day Weekend

Vancouver's Sunset Beach

Photo: Tourism Vancouver/Nelson Mouellic

As summer winds down, Labour Day weekend is a great time to get outdoors and enjoy the good weather. There are tons of adventure options to choose from. Use our list of the best outdoorsy things to do around Vancouver to make your long weekend plans.

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10 Outdoorsy Things to Do Around Vancouver This Labour Day Weekend

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