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Shannon Falls Provincial Park - Shannon Falls Provincial Park

Shannon Falls Provincial Park hiking

Vancouver Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Shannon Falls Provincial Park Statistics

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

5 KM

Estimated Time

4 hours

What are the activities at Shannon Falls Provincial Park ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Shannon Falls Provincial Park?

Shannon Falls Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada. It is located 58 kilometers (36 mi) from Vancouver and 2 kilometers (1.2 mi) south of Squamish along the Sea to Sky Highway. Shannon Falls is the third highest waterfall in British Columbia. The park covers an area of 87 hectares (210 acres). The main point of interest is Shannon Falls, the third highest waterfall in BC, where water falls from a height of 335 meters (1,099 ft). The falls are named after a William Shannon who first settled the property in 1889 and made bricks in the area. The park also protects the surrounding area on the north-east shore of the Howe Sound. Just to the north are Murrin Provincial Park and Stawamus Chief Provincial Park. Located immediately across the highway from Shannon Falls is a privately operated campground and restaurant, plus the entrance to the Darrell Bay ferry terminal for Woodfibre (Darrell Bay was formerly named Shannon Bay). The falls and adjoining woods are commonly used in television and film production.

The Shannon Falls Provincial Park is a beautiful park located in British Columbia. The park is home to the Shannon Falls, which is the third tallest waterfall in British Columbia. The park is also home to a variety of wildlife, including black bears, deer, and cougars. The park is a great place for hiking, camping, and fishing.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-123.1621739
49.66558

What are the coordinates and address of Shannon Falls Provincial Park?

Shannon Falls Provincial Park
(800) 689-9025
BC-97, Squamish-Lillooet D, BC V0N 1T0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Shannon Falls Provincial Park is located in British Columbia, Canada. The easiest way to get to the start of the trails is to drive to Squamish and then take the Shannon Falls shuttle.

Why visit Shannon Falls Provincial Park

The Shannon Falls Provincial Park is a beautiful park located in British Columbia that offers visitors stunning views of the falls and the surrounding area. The park is also home to a variety of wildlife, including black bears, deer, and eagles. Visitors can enjoy hiking and biking trails, as well as picnic areas and a playground. The park is open year-round and is free to visit.

Is Shannon Falls Provincial Park in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

Yes, Shannon Falls Provincial Park is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained, including hiking, swimming, and fishing.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Shannon Falls Provincial Park are hiking, swimming, and sightseeing. A bref description not to be missed is the beautiful waterfalls and stunning views.

The Shannon Falls Provincial Park is a beautiful park that is located near the Shannon Falls. The park is home to some of the most beautiful waterfalls in the area and offers some great hiking trails for visitors to explore.

Where to eat?

1. Shannon Falls Restaurant: This restaurant is located at the Shannon Falls Provincial Park and it offers a wide variety of dishes that will surely satisfy your taste buds.

2. The Gourmet Burger Company: This restaurant is known for its delicious gourmet burgers. It is also a great place to eat if you are looking for something quick and easy.

3. The Boathouse Restaurant: This restaurant is located on the waterfront and it offers a wide variety of seafood dishes. It is definitely a must-try if you are looking for a romantic dinner spot.

4. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar: This steakhouse is a popular choice among locals and visitors alike. It offers a wide variety of steak dishes that will surely satisfy your cravings.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Shannon Falls Provincial Park ?

Easy

How long does it take to reach the summit (estimated)?

4 hours

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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