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3735 Capilano Rd, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J1, Canada
+1 604-432-6350
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Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

It’s a small park compare to British Columbia province park size - but very calm and beautiful. The park itself is very clean and has magnificent views of Grouse Mountainand Capilano lake

Thank Nooshin F
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We stopped Cleveland Dam after visiting Lynn Canyon Park mid after which was only 10-15 minutes away. There were plenty of parking and it's free! You can see Grouse Mountain from the Cleveland Dam. We stopped by the salmon hatchery after. It's definitely worthing seeing!

Thank brenda n
Reviewed July 21, 2018

just a short bus ride from capilano bridge but worth a look while in the area very scenic and good ares for the kids

Thank lloydspepi129
Reviewed July 10, 2018

If in North Van you must stop at Cleveland Dam. Finished in 1954 it contains the waters of the Capilano River creating Capilano lake, one of the lower mainlands drinking water reservoirs. It offers a great view of the reservoir and a spectacular view down...More

Thank Vic m
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Lovely place to visit on our way back from the gondola. Great views and the waterfall from the dam was awsome.many spots to sit and have lunch

Thank sharon070Bairnsdale
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We stopped here after the suspension bridge park and hiking Grouse Mountain, it's a beautiful little park where many people were enjoying the WARM summer day. We didn't know what to expect, so we were so pleased to see the beautiful lake and roaring water...More

Thank Katy A
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We have spent many a happy day with family, picnicing at this lovely park.. Lions are RIGHT THERE, you can almost touch them. Great place to visit, and enjoy the beauty of nature. Walking across the damn is great for kids to experience the rath...More

Thank marguerite j
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Another nice place to stroll on the North Shore of Vancouver. Lots of walking paths and magnificent water fall from the dam and further down naturally.

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Reviewed May 17, 2018

I've visited the Cleveland Dam before but at the wrong time of the year to see the water flowing out! I, therefore, jumped at the opportunity to see it this spring while I was passing through Vancouver. Only a short drive from Downtown Vancouver you...More

Thank NotoriousBJ
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We we were in area, and decided to check this Dam. I never visit any before. Very nice park, well maintained like most of BC parks. Parking was free.

Thank Kenan T
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November 17, 2016|
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
There is no construction on the dam, nor the park beside it. . . There might be some road work on the road that goes up to it, but it will allow traffic thru because it goes to major tourist attractions . . . well worth any... More
August 10, 2016|
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Response from cmbtraveller | Reviewed this property |
Use the public transit website tripplanning translink ca This site allows you to enter your starting point and destination (public transit does go to the dam) and then tells you what bus to take, when it arrives, how long... More
August 10, 2016|
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Response from Patty T | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are some bus stops but I too had a rental car, it's literally 4 minutes from the bridge, but what a sight. I think a taxi can take you there, it's truly on the same road 4-5 minutes