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Deep Cove

Gallant Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7G 1L2, Canada
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 NEW

It's hard to describe the beauty of this place. Kayaking in the cove has always brought back fond memories and the picturesque shops offer many hidden treasures. Definitely a nice place to be in the outdoors. The place has also gotten a lot busier due to the new trails that have opened up.

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Hamilton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

There is this one breakfast/coffee/pastry place, that serves an awesome breakfast, for an okay price. It was a bit on the pricey side, but it was delicious at the same time. The bathrooms located in the park were surprisingly clean, and had some funny signs located around the park (see below pictures). We didn't stay for long but the time... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

The place is very busy, so book your kayaks a day in advance by calling. Once you got your reservation, it is very easy. We had two double kayaks as a family and we paddled leisurely for two hours around the nearby island. If we do it again when the children are older - for sure paddle boarding as well... More

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Marburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Easily accessible by bus inabout an hour. Loved the Quarry Rock Hike which takes between 1.5 to 2 hours round trip, depending on your fitness level. It was a rather hot day but the trail is mostly shady under the trees with many stairs. Great for a picknick at the top with gorgeous views over Deep Cove. The hike is... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I think we're reviewing Deep Cove in general here ---- First we had a very nice lunch at Arms Reach Bistro in town overlooking the lake. Then we did the hike to Quarry Rock -- moderately strenuous. Some sections have staircases. Pretty consistent uphill for most of it. Great views at the top. Our (US) dog is used to be... More

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

If you want to kayak, paddle board or hike, this is the place to be. Only 10 minutes from the Iron Workers bridge (#1 hwy), yet feels like you're in the country. Ocean an Mountain playground...and right in the heart of Mountain Biking famous "North Shore".

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Deep Cove has a little something for everyone. There is a row of quaint little restaurants for the foodies; kayaking, paddle-boarding and swimming for water sport junkies ( or even beginners!). For visitors that prefer to just chill, you can just spread out a picnic blanket, sit back and marvel at the great scenery. I have just started to dabble... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We walked along the roadway looking at all the lovely homes either close to the beach or up on the hill. Absolutely beautiful! Even though it was an overcast day, kids were in the water and it was lovely and warm. We had lunch at one of the many restaurants on the main road. Nice way to spend an afternoon.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

A wonderful scenic stop - the view in the Cove over looking the Inlet are stunning! Worth a visit - lovely little shops and places to eat. Swimming, sailing, kayaking are all safe or just sit and people watch.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

While not quite the end of the road, if you are visiting the north shore, Deep Cove is the farthest east you can go. A scenic little village centered around a beautiful cove, Deep Cove is a favourite for couples, kayakers, boaters and anyone looking to sit by the water, but still be within 5 minutes of good food and... More

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