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Whytecliff Park

7120 Marine Dr., West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2T3, Canada
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Type: Parks, Outdoors
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: This is a tiny cliffside park with access to the beach and scuba diving sites. Beautiful panoramic views of Howe Sound and Bowen Island can be found here, as well as grassy areas and picnic sites. It's a beautiful quick photo op for those visiting Horseshoe Bay.

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Vancouver, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This park has lots of little hidden seating areas on the cliffs overlooking the ocean. Picnic tables and large play areas make this a perfect spot for families. In season there is a small restaurant stand that makes great burgers. There is also a small hill to climb that juts out into the bay but mind the tide or you... More

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Calgary, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Wish there was more parking. Wanted to go for a picnic but couldn't because there was nowhere to park. If I go back again will go earlier in the morning. There were lots of scuba divers there but I was told the visibility was poor

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Very disappointed that the water is currently so polluted here right now that it has been deemed unfit for swimming. You would think that the municipality of West Vancouver or Horseshoe Bay would look into this problem.

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Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Dogs allowed which is great. Lovely trails winding up and down to the sea. The causeway at low tide is spectacular. The concession serves a great ice cream.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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319 reviews 319 reviews
142 attraction reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This was our first stop on the way north to Whistler. This park is about 5 minutes off the Sea to Sky Highway. Very pretty park, gorgeous views, great place to walk the dog. Several viewpoints --- there is a large picnic table at the top point of the park, and there are a bunch of short walking trails on... More

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BC
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7 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Nice family oriented park with lots of park benches and tables. Great view out to the west toward Bowen Island. We could see scuba divers coming and going all day. Concession stand onsite. Great location for a wedding or photo shoot (as we saw while we were there). The only negative was that the parking lot gets quiet crowded and... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
19 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I love swimming at Whytecliff Park because the water is usually crystal clear. It is quite cold but refreshing on a hot day. There are lots of people with scuba gear there too. Bring your snorkel and a picnic.

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West Vancouver, Canada
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9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

A beautiful park where you can watch the ocean and ferries sail by . There is also a concession stand, covered picnic area and children's play area. You can walk down to the water's edge where at low tide you can walk to asmall island?rockformation. Great place for beachcombing, picknicking or relaxing.

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West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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166 reviews 166 reviews
41 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

This is a lovely beach setting and at low tide you can walk to an island. Picturesque. A must visit if you are needing to relax, grab a log and sit back and enjoy the view.

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

This is a unique park with great views, serious value for scuba divers and fun for anyone. All within a short drive from the big city! Great place.

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