Directions to Get to Lynn Canyon Park
Traveling by Bus
Note: There Has Been Recent Bus Service Changes
Increased summer transit service to Lynn Canyon Park on weekends and holidays, from July 1 until September 5 2016.
This one-way extra service departs Lynn Valley Centre every 30 minutes, travelling to Lynn Canyon Park and then back again via Ross Road.
Increased service begins at 12:10 p.m. with the last bus leaving at 7:10 p.m. from Lynn Valley Centre.
Lynn Canyon Park is located East of North Vancouver in Lynn Valley. The park is easy to find and accessible by bus.
If you are traveling by bus there are various routes to take depending on your location. From Downtown Vancouver take the sea bus across to the Lonsdale Quay bus loop and take either bus #228, or #229.
Bus #228 will take you to Lynn Valley Center, which is about a 15 minute walk from Lynn Canyon Park’s main entrance. Bus #229 will also take you to Lynn Valley Centre. You then have to transfer to Bus #227 to be taken directly to Lynn Canyon Park’s main entrance.
It is suggested to walk the 15 minutes to the park entrance as Bus #227 is a smaller community shuttle.
If you are traveling from East Vancouver, Burnaby, or Metro Town area take any bus to Phibbs Exchange. The most common busses are #130 via Metro Town, #28 via Joyce Station, #210 via Downtown Vancouver.
From Phibbs Exchange take bus #227 which will take you to Lynn Canyon Park’s main entrance.
For more information on public transit visit translink.ca or ask your bus driver.
Traveling by Car
If you are driving, take upper levels Trans Canada Highway 1 until you reach exit 19. Follow Lynn Valley Road North East past the Mountain Highway intersection, and then continue to Lynn Valley Road.
Watch for Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre sign on the right hand side of the road. Turn right onto Peters Road, and you will find the main entrance at the end.
Lynn Canyon GPS Coordinates
Enter the following coordinates, depending on your system.
Latitude: N 49 20 37 Longitude: W 123 01 04. GPS data: 49 20.617’N 123 01.067’WWGS84 data: 49.343611, -123.017778.
Parking at Lynn Canyon Park
There is lots of parking at the entrance to Lynn Canyon Park however in the summer months it fills up extremely fast! Arrive early to ensure yourself a parking spot.
Tour Bus Parking at Lynn Canyon Park
Busses require permits in Lynn Canyon Park. Bus drivers can purchase their parking permits at the Ecology Centre.