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!

IMAGINE AND EXPLORE - Where Do They Go? Saturday, January 31 at 1 pm and Forest Detectives, Saturday, February 28 at 1 pm

Can you imagine getting outside and exploring the lush green forest with your children? If it sounds like a great idea, you're in luck! There are still some spaces left. Phone us at 604-990-3755 to register. These programs are for children ages 3 to 6 with an adult. $8.25 per child and adults are free.


Welcome to the Lynn Canyon 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.