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Lighthouse Park, West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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All reviews easy hike open to the public short hike nice walk howe sound landmark lighthouse park vancouver bay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sailing north out of Vancouver, we passed Point Atkinson Lighthouse in Lighthouse Park in West Vancouver. I made a nice scenic point of reference against English Bay, Howe Sound, and across to Vancouver Island. We learned that Point Atkinson was first established in 1792 by...More

Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go by this landmark every time we go out on the boat. It’s always a great lighthouse to photograph. The currents in front can be quite wicked so be aware of tide changes. We’ve had some very large vessels with experienced captains have green...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Access to this lighthouse is thru the Lighthouse park in West Vancouver. It is a short and easy 45 min walk. A search for the hidden bunker will make your walk even more adventurous.

Thank YaShaK
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Nice attraction in west vancouver. Short hike in the woods to the light house. It's on a private property so be courteous. Only accessible until the gate to the lighthouse. There are several other hikes near by but we didnt try as there was snow...More

Thank Kris K
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Were recommended to go here by a friend. Enjoyable walk but access to the lighthouse is closed so you basically get to the house of the people that maintain the property and that's it

Thank Revyblonde
Reviewed July 17, 2017

This lighthouse on Point Atkinson is a great point of sail and of reference for power boaters and sailors. it is a prominent landmark in the area. beautiful.

Thank JoelK382
Reviewed July 14, 2017

I was visiting from Toronto and I had an evening to kill and was looking for something uncommon to do in Vancouver and stumbled on this recommendation online and decided to explore. It's a shot hike to the lighthouse from the entrance to the park....More

Thank Shilpa D
Reviewed March 24, 2017

The Lighthouse itself is cute. Nice location on the Point. The site was named by Captain George Vancouver when he sailed past the site. The site has historic significance especially during WW2. FYI, there is NO access to this Lighthouse. It is not Peggy's Cove...More

Thank Mellie2013
Reviewed September 15, 2016

Fabulous walk through some "Giants" that ends with stunning, panoramic views of Burrard from the North Shore mountains to Point Grey and beyond. Various spur trails offer different vantage points of the Lighthouse and surrounding landscape. The main trail is accessible, but with some steep...More

Thank John S
Reviewed July 31, 2016

This view from Point Atkinson you access through Lighthouse Park. While the park has a view point from higher up on rocks and very beautiful, this point is actually through private gates of a home yet has public access. There's a sign that if the...More

Thank Marge C
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