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Address: Capilano Drive, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J1, Canada
Phone Number: 1 604 432 6350
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This is another must do for any visit to North Van. Best in winter months when the high rainfall make the water levels higher. One of my favourite places anywhere. Free and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
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Qualicum Beach, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

This is another must do for any visit to North Van. Best in winter months when the high rainfall make the water levels higher. One of my favourite places anywhere. Free and lots of free parking.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We just did the 9 km walk from the entrance off Keith road. This hike is not too difficult but not easy either. The view from the top U.S. Amazing and to see the dam is worth the hike.

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Napier, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

A nice stroll with friends, who shared the history of the area as she remembered it being built in 1953

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A short walk from the parking lot to the dam. There wasn't much water in the dam and it wasn't flowing lots, but still interesting. The views of the mountains were absolutely fantastic though!!

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Overall there is not a huge amount of diversity of things to see and do but there is magnificence if you want to see a dam up close and the reservoir. The scenery is picturesque.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

It's beautiful - I love it there. We carried a little picnic, a large group of friends, and lot's of fun. Feel in touch with Nature.

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Seattle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Though the dam would have been more impressive if the water levels were higher - more of a trickle than a dam - the views from everywhere were spectacular! The mountain range backdrop is really amazing. It's totally free to park, hike the miles of trails and visit the salmon hatchery. Stunning old growth forest, beautiful viewpoints, and well maintained... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Interesting spot .. nice area to have picnic .. connected to hiking trails on the North Shore. Free parking is nice

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toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

The view is amazing - the mountains, the park, the dam which you can walk across and take pictures from the middle. Park is well-maintained and clean.

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Burnaby, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Amazing view from Cleveland Dam. And most of all ... it is free! As you walk up from the parking area, you get mesmerized immediately by the natural beauty of British Columbia! Reminds me of the Sound of Music. Go visit and you will understand what I mean. Enjoy the view!

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