We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Lighthouse Park

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Beacon Lane, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 1K5, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 604-925-7275
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No

Named for the Point Atkinson Lighthouse located on its grounds, this...

Named for the Point Atkinson Lighthouse located on its grounds, this coastal and rugged park is popular for day hikes. A beautiful old growth temperate rainforest along Burrard Inlet offers several easy walking trails with beautiful panoramic views.

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Vancouver Coastal Canyon Tour
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 297 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 175
  • 91
    Very good
  • 6
  • 1
  • 0
Exceptional Park

Great trails of various levels of difficulty. Easy to just walk down the road to the lighthouse. There are fantastic views at various points.The park is kept in excellent... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Vancouver, Canada

Similar Things to Do in West Vancouver

Add Photo Write a Review

297 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 273: English reviews
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Great trails of various levels of difficulty. Easy to just walk down the road to the lighthouse. There are fantastic views at various points.The park is kept in excellent condition and has good signposts and information signs. Dogs may be "off-leash"

Thank leightayl0r
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Local favourite - many different trails for all abilities and experiences. Fabulous lookouts to experience the super natural best of BC from many vantage points. Looking for a great week-end hike - will not disappoint!!

Thank JadeinCan
Level Contributor
40 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

A nice place for a hike. Lots of short trails to explore. Great way to see downtown Vancouver from a different perspective.

Thank ajdmacc
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The road into the park is a bit hidden. The "hiking" trail is short and mostly flat although you can branch out a bit with side trails. Nice secluded area with good views of the ocean and downtown Vancouver. Recommend driving along Marine Drive there to catch more panoramic views of the area.

Thank Tim R
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
41 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had a little mosey up here the other day. Have always wanted to check out Lighthouse Park and was told how beautiful it was. The rumours were true but within some restrictions. The park itself winds along the coastline and offers some stunning views of British Columbia. After some exploring, finally came upon the "Lighthouse" in question. Yes, it is... More 

Thank MCHood
Level Contributor
107 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We've been coming here for years and it's always beautiful. Thank goodness this land has been protected and maintained for hiking. Lighthouse Park is a gem. It's no surprise that Bono hitchhiked out here to take it in, Enjoy!

Thank thirty-something72
Level Contributor
131 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Wanted to get in a little nature walk while not having to drive too far out of town. The trails beyond the main path are great. Well marked and easy to follow, but still allows a person to feel they are in the deep outdoors! Also easily accessible through public transport for tourists or locals that don't have their own... More 

Thank PolepoleGirl
Level Contributor
16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely walking through the woods ending up with a lovely view of the lighthouse and a steep walk down to the shore and beautiful view from the rocks looking across to downtown and Stanley park

Thank alexjcturner
West Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
54 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This Park has many trails to explore. There is also the main road (no vehicles allowed) that takes you right down to the Lighthouse for those that don't want to go off on their own on trails. Lots of people walk their dogs here. Parking can be very difficult on weekends, especially holiday weekends, but thins out after 6 pm... More 

Thank Mowser
Whistler, Canada
Level Contributor
431 reviews
119 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Stunning to be in or around this park. Take a boat around to see it with Vancouver as a backdrop. Wonderful place for a nature walk. Lots of trails down to the beaches and many picnic sites

Thank Preston S

Travellers who viewed Lighthouse Park also viewed

West Vancouver, British Columbia
West Vancouver, British Columbia
North Vancouver, British Columbia
North Vancouver, British Columbia

Been to Lighthouse Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Lighthouse Park and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Lighthouse Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?