Coal Harbour Via Stanley Park Trail is a 17.6 mile out and back trail located near Vancouver, BC that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
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A trail through Vancouver's natural, and urban highlights. This trail guide gives the user a taste of some of the natural gems that so excite local lovers of the great outdoors. The city is built around a spectacular harbor that is itself surrounded by forested and often snow-clad mountains. A few minutes walk from its 'downtown' centre is North America's largest urban park, which caters for all with paved cycling paths and rougher wilderness tracks. This trail is designed so that you can do it in either direction and end up somewhere with a water view. Along the way, the trail will delve inland to see the park's natural and man-made wonders before finishing at picturesque Coal Harbour where you can watch float planes take off towards the mountains.