Admission by donation: Suggested donation $2

The Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre is located in Lynn Canyon Park at the end of Peters Road in North Vancouver.

Ecology Centre Hours

The Ecology Centre is open 10 am to 5 pm from June to September. The Ecology Centre is open 10 am to 5 pm on weekdays and noon to 4 pm on weekends from October to May. The Ecology Centre is closed at noon on December 24, 2014 and reopens at noon on January 3, 2015. The Ecology Centre is also closed February 10, April 18 and 21, and November 11.

Lynn Canyon Park Hours

The Lynn Canyon Park Gates are open; Summer: 7 am to 9 pm, Spring and Fall: 7 am to 7 pm, Winter: 7 am to 6 pm.

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The Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre is a District of North Vancouver Parks Department facility.

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What's Happening at the Ecology Centre!

A WALK IN THE RAINFOREST - Elfin Saddles and Witches

Can you tell a bracket fungus from an inky cap? Join Kelsey Corbett on Saturday, October 25 at 1 pm, and discover the eclectic world of forest fungi on a walk through Lynn Canyon Park's damp trails.This program is for adults and teens ages 15 and up. $8.25 plus tax. Pre-registration is required. Please phone the Ecology Centre at 604-990-3755.


TEACHER PRO-D - Explore The Outdoors

Would you like to feel more comfortable teaching outside the classroom? Join our experienced naturalists for a fun morning of professional development. $9.25 plus tax. Pre-registration is required. Phone the Ecology Centre at 604-990-3755.

Welcome to the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre

Visit our natural history museum and the temperate rainforest! Since our doors opened in 1971, our programs and interactive exhibits have helped over 100,000 people each year learn more about coastal temperate rainforests and about local and global environmental concerns.

Shopping for Unique Gifts?

What better way to get your shopping done? Enjoy a relaxing walk in the rainforest, feel the thrill as you cross the suspension bridge 60 metres over Lynn Creek, and finish up with a look around the Ecology Centre and our gift shop. You'll be able to find unique gifts for everyone and avoid the crowds downtown or at the malls.