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Cleveland Dam

Capilano Drive, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J1, Canada
1 604 432 6350
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bodies of Water, Dams
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North Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Great place to go hiking. Not too difficult. Beautiful nature, mountains and water. The waterfall and our drinking water dam is worth checking out for sure, especially for North Van residents.

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Western Shore, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

It is a most moving and beautiful venue and it is FREE You can see the dam in action The water res The mountains The Capilano Provincial Park Get setting

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North Vancouver, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

It is a nice walk across the Cleveland Dam to easy walks or runs on the nature paths. Very close to where you park is a nice picnic area.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a great couple of hours of nature loving and its only 20 minutes from the city. We were heading to the Capilano bridge but made the mistake of driving there only to discover that all the parking lots were full. So we just drove on and happened upon this oasis of tranquility just 5 minutes up the road... More

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Ajax, Canada
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5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Worth stopping and walking the trails is that is what you like. Map at the beginning of the trail gives you a few option for the distance you prefer. When you look down from the large bridge you can get a great look at how high up the dam is.

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Kailua, Hawaii
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6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Nice easy walk. Beautiful scenery. Picnic area. Went on Sunday and parking was free. Great photo area.

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Los Angeles, California
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88 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Did I mention Free Free Free!?!? I was blown away -- after having had to pay for everything, and parking galore, to find a free parking lot next to a massive park and recreational area, with hiking trails and a Salmon Farm. Trail maps in the parking lot were free of charge, and after starting at the Dam (which was... More

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Courtenay, Vancouver Island, BC
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Great spot to walk around, look at the pristine watershed and the knee-shaking height of the dam (from above). Really nice trails - well maintained and wide. Free parking. It's a great regional district (Metro Vancouver) park, and the area's watershed, and well worth the trip up Capilano Road in North Van to get to it.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The vantage point near the spillway on the dam wall provided great reflective views of the lake & the gardens would prove to be a popular picnic spot.

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Surrey, Canada
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8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Cool to see the dam and the view down from the top, but not a lot of information about the inner workings and the construction of it.

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