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 from June to September.

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

Closed: February 9, April 3 and 6, May 18, October 12 and November 11.

Closed: December 24, 2015 to noon on January 2, 2016.

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 at the Ecology Centre!


Sunday, October 4. 1 pm to 2:30 pm. Phone 604-990-3755 to register. Take a fabulously fungal foray into Lynn Canyon Park with Lisa Ferris.


Three Saturdays: October 3 and 17, and November 7. 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. For children ages 5 to 12. $65 for the three sessions. Phone 604-990-3755 to register. Join mushroom enthusiast and fun guy, Chris Henley and learn about the mysterious world of the mushroom kingdom.

TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - Explore the Outdoors - Friday, Oct. 23. 9 am to 12:30 pm. $8.25 plus tax. Register at 604-990-3755

The Ecology Centre

Visit our natural history museum and the temperate rainforest! Since our doors opened in 1971, our programs and interactive exhibits have helped over 80,000 people each year learn more about coastal temperate rainforests and about local and global environmental concerns.

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.