Archive of posts tagged "capilano"

Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge

Comments 196 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Up in the crisp North Shore mountain air, with the aroma of evergreens and a rushing river below, the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park will light up with thousands upon thousands of twinkling lights for the 9th year of Canyon Lights. Featuring the world’s tallest living Christmas tree, a 250 year old Douglas-fir standing at 46.4m […]

Celebrate Your Birthday with Capilano Suspension Bridge

Comments 81 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Capilano Suspension Bridge, almost as old as the City of Vancouver itself, is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year. To mark the occasion, and spread the joy, everyone with a birthday between August 1st and November 29th is invited up to Capilano Suspension Bridge to enjoy free admission on their own birthday. Just show […]

Coquitlam, Capilano, Lower Seymour Watershed Tours

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s no secret that we have the very best tap water around, fed from pristine sources and delivered to our homes straight from reservoirs nestled within our scenic mountains. To showcase these resources, Metro Vancouver is offering a range of watershed tours this summer. Coquitlam tours run Thursdays and Saturdays while Capilano tours run Fridays […]

Capilano Suspension Bridge 125th Anniversary

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Today’s collection of photographs from the City of Vancouver Archives is in honour of the quasquicentennial of one of our region’s most recognizable and popular tourist attractions. The Capilano Suspension Bridge, almost as old as the City of Vancouver itself, is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year. 1905: Archives# Br P59.1 & 1920s: Archives# CVA […]

Canyon Lights Capilano Suspension Bridge Giveaway

Comments 255 by Rebecca Bollwitt

How do you top the lush, natural beauty of Capilano Suspension Bridge Park? By adding in tens of thousands of twinkling lights, the world’s tallest living Christmas tree, and a benefit to local charities — that’s how! Capilano Suspension Bridge presents their annual Canyon Lights festivities from November 30, 2013 until January 4, 2014 (excluding […]