Temporary Stanley Park closure
Stanley park is closed to non-essential access overnight from 7pm until 9am due to aggressive coyote behaviour. The temporary closure will be in effect seven days a week beginning Friday, September 3 and will extend until the risk of encountering an aggressive coyote has been significantly reduced.
All trails in Stanley Park are closed until further notice.
Businesses within Stanley Park remain open; people are asked to go directly to their intended location (such as restaurants) and then leave the park immediately following.
Traffic pattern changes effective July 30
- One lane of Stanley Park Drive is open to vehicle traffic and one lane is dedicated to cycling traffic
- Northbound traffic only on Park Drive between South Lagoon Drive and North Lagoon Drive. Park traffic to exit via North Lagoon Drive to Georgia St
- Southbound traffic only on Park Drive between South Lagoon Drive and Park Lane. Northbound access from the West End to Second Beach via South Lagoon Drive
- Access to the causeway will remain open
All parking lots in Stanley Park are open including access to Prospect Point, Teahouse, Third Beach, and Second Beach Pool.
Welcome to Stanley Park, Vancouver's first, largest, and most beloved urban park!
Stanley Park is a magnificent green oasis in the midst of the urban landscape of Vancouver.
Explore the 400-hectare natural West Coast rainforest and enjoy scenic views of water, mountains, sky, and majestic trees along Stanley Park's famous Seawall. Discover kilometres of trails, beautiful beaches, local wildlife, great eats, natural, cultural and historical landmarks, along with many other adventures. The park offers a wide range of unforgettable experiences for all ages and interests, including Canada’s largest aquarium.
Vancouver parks are open from 6am to 10pm unless otherwise posted, and access to washrooms is available from dusk until dawn.
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Stanley Park Ecology Society
The Stanley Park Ecology Society connects thousands of people with nature each year through school and public programs.
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