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VanDusen Botanical Garden - Hiking

Vancouver Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at VanDusen Botanical Garden ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at VanDusen Botanical Garden?

The VanDusen Botanical Garden is a 55-acre (22 ha) botanical garden in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is open to the public year-round, and features over 7,500 different plants from around the world. The garden also includes a number of gardens, including a rose garden, a Japanese garden, and a children's garden. There is also a greenhouse, which is home to a variety of tropical plants.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule
Monday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Coordinates
-123.1287215
49.23855640000001

What are the coordinates and address of VanDusen Botanical Garden?

VanDusen Botanical Garden
(604) 257-8463
5251 Oak St, Vancouver, BC V6M 4H1, Canada

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Starting Point

The easiest way to get to the start of the trails at the VanDusen Botanical Garden is to drive there.

Why visit VanDusen Botanical Garden

The VanDusen Botanical Garden is a 55-acre oasis in the heart of Vancouver. It is home to more than 7,500 plants from around the world, including Canada’s largest collection of rhododendrons. The garden has something for everyone, with winding paths, tranquil ponds, and beautiful gardens. There is also a children’s garden, nature playground, and restaurant. The garden is open year-round, and admission is free for members.

Is VanDusen Botanical Garden in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

VanDusen Botanical Garden is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities and things to see for people of all ages.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near VanDusen Botanical Garden in British Columbia are hiking and biking the nearby trails, visiting the nearby attractions like Stanley Park and Granville Island, and going for a walk in the garden itself.

The VanDusen Botanical Garden is a beautiful place to spend an afternoon. There are a number of different gardens to explore, as well as a greenhouse and a nature area. The garden is also home to a number of events, including concerts and movie nights.

Where to eat?

1. The Keg Mansion - 6889 Oak Street, Vancouver

2. Cactus Club Cafe - 1085 Burrard Street, Vancouver

3. Hawksworth Restaurant - 801 West Georgia Street, Vancouver

4. Yaletown Brewing Company - 1111 Mainland Street, Vancouver

5. Blue Water Cafe - 1095 Hamilton Street, Vancouver

6. Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie - 163 Keefer Street, Vancouver

7. L'Abattoir Restaurant - 217 Carrall Street, Vancouver

8. Campagnolo Roma - 1020 Mainland Street, Vancouver

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What are the opening hours ?

Monday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

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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