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.


Winter: open 7 am to 6 pm

Spring: open 7 am to 7 pm

Summer: open 7 am to 9 pm

Fall: open 7 am to 7 pm


WEEKDAYS: 10 am to 5 pm

WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS: June to Sept - 10 am to 5 pm October to May - Noon to 4 pm


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

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Good Friday and Easter Monday: Closed

Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21: Open Noon to 4 pm

Growing a Garden for Pollinators

Sunday, April 28, 1 pm to 2:30 pm

Cost: Sliding scale between $10 and $20

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It's time to get buzzy in your garden! British Columbia's best pollinators are our 400 species of native bees. Discover pollinator friendly gardening strategies that will attract native bees and make an enormous difference to our local pollinator populations.

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.

Lynn Canyon Park Gate Hours - SPRING

Lynn Canyon Park is on spring hours. The gates are open from 7 am to 7 pm.

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.

Lynn Canyon Cafe Information

The Lynn Canyon Cafe is closed for the winter. For questions and inquiries contact The Butler Did It Catering at 604-739-3663.