Admission by donation: Suggested donation $2

The Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre is located in Lynn Canyon Park at the end of Peters Road in North Vancouver.

Ecology Centre Hours

Open: 10 am to 5 pm on weekdays and noon to 4 pm on weekends from October to May.

Open: 10 am to 5 pm from June to September.

Closed: December 25, 2017. Reopening January 2, 2018.

Lynn Canyon Park Hours

Open Summer: 7 am to 9 pm

Open Spring and Fall: 7 am to 7 pm

Open Winter: 7 am to 6 pm

Link to District of North Vancouver home

The Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre is a District of North Vancouver Parks Department facility.

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What's Happening Next at the Ecology Centre?

Spring Break - Wildlife Weeks Special Events

Join everyone at the Ecology Centre for our Wildlife Weeks Events! Learn how local organizations are making Vancouver a better place for wildlife to thrive. Get inspired - YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE TOO!

BC's Incredible Wildlife

Friday, March 24. 10:30 am

Plan to arrive early as space is limited and on a first come basis

Suggested donation $2 per person or $5 per family

Wrap up your spring break activities by joining North West Wildlife to learn about British Columbia's incredible wildlife. From bats to bears, this hands-on presentation includes amazing biofacts like skulls, antlers, animal mounts and animal vocalizations.

The Ecology Centre

The Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre is the premiere place to begin your exploration of Lynn Valley's temperate rainforest. Learn about local natural history and environmental concerns through interactive nature exhibits and workshops and get park information and maps before heading out to enjoy Lynn Creek and our beautiful hiking trails.

Shopping for Unique Gifts?

What better way to get your shopping done? Enjoy a relaxing walk in the rainforest, feel the thrill as you cross the suspension bridge 60 metres over Lynn Creek, and finish up with a look around the Ecology Centre and our gift shop. You'll be able to find unique gifts for everyone and avoid the crowds downtown or at the malls.

Bus Parking Fees

Buses require permits in Lynn Canyon Park. Bus drivers can purchase their parking permits at the Ecology Centre. The 2017 bus fees are:

Bus parking fees are a flat rate. No tax will be added at the till.

* Bus parking fees are waived for groups registered in Ecology Centre programs. Bus drivers must come into the Ecology Centre and pick up the free parking permit to display in the bus window.

Lynn Canyon Cafe Information

Lynn Canyon Cafe is open weekends 10 am to 4 pm. For questions and enquiries contact The Butler Did It Catering at 604-739-3663.