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Vancouver Lake Park

6801 N.W. Lower River Road, Vancouver, WA 98660
360-619-1111
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Ranked #12 of 23 Attractions in Vancouver
Type: Parks, Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Type: Parks, Bodies of Water, Outdoors

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Portland, Oregon
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94 reviews 94 reviews
20 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Super space, had both the Heron shelters. There were 2 large BBQ grills (charcoal), 2 sinks, huge counters, picnic tables, and lots of electric plugs. All covered! Well the BBQ grills weren't covered (* Lots of open grass area around the shelters to play games. Everyone really enjoyed the space.

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Lewisville, Texas
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85 reviews 85 reviews
9 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

My sister and I came by for a look see and then returned a few days later with our spouses for a picnic under the big shade trees. There is lots of grass for the kids to run and play and a sandy beach by the lake. I hope to bring the grandkids later this summer.

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New York City, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It has free parking, bathrooms, barbecue, shades, grass, sandy beach, stroller&bike path,swim area. Sometimes has some water quality issues.... ( E Coli)

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Eugene, Oregon
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123 reviews 123 reviews
34 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I had a dog but could not take it to the developed area. Fortunately, I found shaded parking. The lake is perfect for the regatta

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Vancouver, Washington
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I often bike the highway that leads out of downtown Vancouver to this park. This is a good place to kayak or just lay in the sun in a beach environment. There are bbq pits and picnic benches. There is grass up to the lake front so it is a good place to lay out a blanket and relax. Most... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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205 reviews 205 reviews
108 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We took our Chinese exchange students for their first rides in canoe's. The park is huge and there is plenty of room to run. The facilities are 1st class and plenty of barbecues are spread around the park.

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Vancouver, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Perfect place to take kids learning to ride a bike - long, paved, flat bike path away from cars. The bike path connects Vancouver Lake Park and Frenchman's Bay Park. Vancouver Lake is a great place to walk, picnic, fly kites, clean playgrounds and bathrooms.

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Vancouver, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Big calm lake perfect for beginning kayaking and canoeing. Large sandy beach perfect for kids, lots of shade and grass too. Perfect for family picnics, or "just a day a the beach". Water gets warmer quicker then nearby rivers. And there is lots of parking.

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Vancouver, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Great place for a romantic stroll , Hiking, biking, swimming, picknicking. It has it all for a wonderful day. I recently attended a wedding reception there and it was a beautiful day.

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fargo, north dakota
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

This lovely little park is a perfect place to sit alone and relax by the water. There is a large sand beach where kids were playing and then the green park to sit in the sun on the grass or under the large trees when share is required. Perfect for a picnic, family gathering or alone time. I watched the... More 

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