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Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre

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Address: 3663 Park Rd., North Vancouver, British Columbia V7J 3G3, Canada
Phone Number: 604-981-3103
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Description: Located in Lynn Canyon Park, this center has exhibits on local flora and...
Located in Lynn Canyon Park, this center has exhibits on local flora and fauna.
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Small but very informative

Although not a large center it offers loads of information about the ecology of the area. It made our visit to the park all that more interesting. A small gift section was well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Kleinmond South Africa

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Kleinmond South Africa
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Although not a large center it offers loads of information about the ecology of the area. It made our visit to the park all that more interesting. A small gift section was well stocked.

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

This is a nice place to spend an hour during a visit to the park and suspension bridge. Especially interesting for families with younger children.

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Sao Paulo, Sp
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Good place to walk including a nice and bridge. The best part is that is free, looks like Capilano Bridge but free. I strong recommend.

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North Vancouver
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38 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is such a well run and interesting place. Also has a great little gift shop with books on North Vancouver history and little things for little people that are not junk. Buy your child a "bug box" and he/she will be kept busy for hours.

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Vancouver
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

If you have time, and certainly if you have kids with you, you should drop by. I haven't been in there yet this year, but the staff has always been good, and, although it's not very big, it's worth going in to find out about the flora and fauna in the Canyon.

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Calgary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Nice place to visit and learn about ecology and the local environment. Beautiful setting with trails to hike nearby and several waterfalls and areas to enjoy

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Van Anda
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Very interesting, if not a bit light on what to see, what there is, is very good. This is a must if viewing the suspension bridge and a welcome retreat in wet cold weather

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We liked it. It's free, need just few minutes to visit and you can have some informations. Staff is very kind. Is good for kids. My personal advice for other reviewers: be short and avoid personal business ;-)

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canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a great spot to learn of the Lynn Valley area and ecology. Great static displays, interactive ones and workshop sessions. Check out their website to see whats on at the Centre now.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This was a neat little center with displays about the various animals, birds, fish etc in the area. There are also dioramas showing how humans have changed their surroundings. Very educational but smaller than we thought it would be.

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