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Pacific Spirit Regional Park

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Address: 4915 W. 16th Ave., Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2C9, Canada
Phone Number: 604-224-5739
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Beautiful forest laced with well-marked trails for hiking and running.

Beautiful forest laced with well-marked trails for hiking and running.

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Very good and quiet park in Vancouver!

My husband and I went for a walk at the Pacific Spirit yesterday afternoon and we were agreeably surprised. It was very quiet and it was like walking through a forest. Very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Eliselev
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Paris, France
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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went for a walk at the Pacific Spirit yesterday afternoon and we were agreeably surprised. It was very quiet and it was like walking through a forest. Very peaceful, not a lot of people (contrary to the Stanley park)... Go spend a few hours in this Park and you will not regret it! Highly recommended Park!!!

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Toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For people who enjoy the outdoors and discovery this place is for you. Know when the tide goes out and explore the many tide pools loaded with life,...if you look hard enough. Wear shoes or hiking boots for stability the rocks can be slippery.

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Thank Kimberly S
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is just another example of the many outdoor nature options available for locals and tourists alike. It's situated on the West Side of Vancouver just between UBC and the city. It's a great alternative to Stanley park which tends to be very busy with tourists. This place is less polished but a great way to get out of... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Pak is a wonderful "free" thing to do in Vancouver. It doesn't have the tourist items like Stanley Park. It's located near University of British Columbia campus. It's beautiful with the huge trees. Hike and bike trails run through it, but I saw none of the crowds that you may see in other parks around town. I just loved... More 

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Thank David T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pacific Spirit Park covers a wide area right next to the urban area of Vancouver. There are many Trails crisscrossing the park. Some allow bicycles and some are designated off-leash for dogs. The trails near Spanish Banks Beach are steeper while the trails off 16th Avenue are quite flat.

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Thank Robert L
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now here you can run, hike or just walk. I would go with someone, not alone. Its fresh, good paths and far away into the land although its not far from UBC and you will need a car to get there unless you bike there. A great long bike ride.

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Thank ahha2014
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This very large and diver Regional Park between various parts of the west side of Vancouver and UBC is incredible. A huge, much more quiet and chill version of Stanley Park, minus all the ocean view. A real wildlife area with an Ecological Reserve inside. Walking, running, horse riding, biking, bird watching; it has it all. Be careful with sundown... More 

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Thank Tsetska
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went for a walk through pacific spirit park. The trails are linked together so that one can take a walk or hike around the park, without hitting a road, or cars, for as much as 10km. There are 32 different interconnecting trails, and in many of the trail junctions there is a color map showing where one is as... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

We were fortunate enough to stay a few minutes away from this beautiful forest park right next to the Univeristy of British Columbia, it was a glorious place to go for long bike rides, so many great trails across the park, through shady forest. Beautifully maintained trails, for both hiking and biking.

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Thank Julia M
Edinburgh, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

What a wonderful place to get away from it all. Go by bicycle or walk though this piece of Forrest with well laid trails well signposted throughout. It's part of the city but once in it you forget all that.

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Staying in West Point Grey

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West Point Grey
West Point Grey is one of the city’s oldest neighbourhoods, especially known for its easygoing and admired beachfronts. Locals crowd the Spanish Banks and Jericho Beach, especially in the summer, where a sprawling view of the English Bay awaits. The central village is an oasis of sovereign shops, many of them in local operation for years. The neighbourhood has a more personal feeling to it, and can be a wonderful and much-needed break from the bustle of big-city life, being a little haven of peace and quiet with an almost village temperament in the heart of Vancouver.