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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...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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7120 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2T3, Canada
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+1 604-926-9127
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All reviews low tide horseshoe bay rocky beach small island bowen island scuba diving howe sound snack bar stunning location sea to sky highway mature trees children's playground amazing views watch the ferries a popular place bc ferries summer weekends
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

This is a lovely park close to the city with accessible trails. At low tide you can walk to a small rock island. Bring a picnic to the beach and enjoy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank snoopy126
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful place not just for the park itself but also for the beach. However, one has to climb down to get to the beach. There are steps. Parking may be difficult so either go early or go late, especially on weekends. This...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CrystalVancouver
Reviewed September 21, 2018

A lovely place to take short hikes and relax. Enjoy the views and be close to the water. Well worth the visit if you're by yourself or with a group. Pet friendly too!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Nas S
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We stopped in for a visit to the park in between rain showers. The view from the lookout is very nice. The park is not huge but very nice and well laid out. Plenty of things for all interests to see explore or just take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JimboCanucks
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

The are two roads reaching there , one is via highway the other is through a beautiful cliff road with ocean view.the park is not vast but unique in its own way. It has a beach and a great white cliff with seals and star...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nooshinf2016
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We took the bus from Vancouver to horseshoe bay and walked 30 mins to the park. Easily the cheapest day out we had in BC as we brought a picnic and the bus is only $2.95 each way. We saw several harbour seals (one swam...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ahsha O
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

With views of Howe Sound, an undersea park, a children's playground, and more, Whytecliffe Park offers much for a wide variety of people. Washrooms, covered picnic tables, and the children's playground are on the west side of the park (the opposite side to where you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DayTrip317665
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We've been here at 5-7pm when there was low tide. kids had fun on beach looking for small crabs, walking toward huge rock island, climbing... It's a small beach but worth going to. Also, there're benches along the hill beside the ocean and it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Hak Woo L
Reviewed August 10, 2018

great place for all to take in the views, watch the boat traffic in howe sound, watch the ferries go by or take a walk on the beach out to Whyte Island, something for everyone

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Terry P
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We had an amazing time here and had to force our kids to leave. There's fantastic swimming, cliff jumping, rock climbing and general discovery for the whole family. Our 3 teenage boys had an absolute blast here.

Date of experience: August 2018
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