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 8 pm

Summer: open 7 am to 8 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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What's Happening Next at the Ecology Centre?

Discovery Days

Enjoy magical Lynn Canyon Park in the fall. This series of family walks, games, stories, and crafts is for children ages 3 to 8 with an adult.

Fantastic Fungi - Understanding Mushrooms

Discover the mycelial wonders under your feet! Join Willoughby Arevelo at the Ecology Centre on Saturday, September 28, at 1 pm to learn about the kingdom of fungi.

Registration is required. REGISTER HERE.

If you don't want to register online please phone us at 604-990-3755.

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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

Lynn Canyon Park access hours are 7 am - 7 pm. Effective Aug. 20 to Sept. 13, 2019.

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.