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Address: 3735 Capilano Rd, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J1, Canada
Phone Number: +1 604-432-6350
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Beautiful views of the mountains and Capilano Canyon

If you want a marvelous view of The Lions mountains, go to Cleveland Dam. There is a walkway across the top of the dam that can provide a view of the water tumbling, or roaring... read more

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North Vancouver, Canada

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North Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you want a marvelous view of The Lions mountains, go to Cleveland Dam. There is a walkway across the top of the dam that can provide a view of the water tumbling, or roaring, over the dam from the water reservoir into the Capilano Canyon. There are trails on the west side of the park, in fact, it is... More 

Thank GLizabeth
North Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place and there are often film crews at work here. There's a parking lot if you're driving, and a huge grassland where you can sit and chat and rest. You can walk a bit to see the dam and the Capilano reservoir. There's a hiking trail that connects to the Capilano Salmon Hatchery if you're willing... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful view of Capilano Lake, dam and local mountains. Trail walk down to the fish hatchery and back, enjoynthe large trees, tranquility and nature. Good for all ages. Althouh not a must see, it is mice to see.

Thank Tim G
St. Catharines, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a recent day trip from Vancouver to Whistler, we stopped at Cleveland Dam. It was a nice stop, even though the dam is being refurbished. There was scaffolding on the dam, but it really didn’t really detract from our visit. It’s a nice picnic stop, with greenery and gardens all around. The views are amazing on a clear day.

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We took a nice and short walk to Cleveland Dam from the parking lot. It is currently being refurbished. The Cleveland Dam is a concrete dam at the head of the Capilano River and is part of Capilano River Regional Park. Both the park and the dam are free to visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The Cleveland Dam is one of the best sights in North Vancouver and it is 100% FREE. Unlike the suspension bridge and Grouse Mountain which can get pricey just to visit, the Cleveland Dam has free parking right near the paths which lead to the park. No fee to see the sights, the same, if not better views of the... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

The dam is between Capilano and Grouse Mountain, spectacular view. Beautiful gardens and picnic area and easy to park. Can't believe we were up Grouse Mountain yesterday when I looked up at it from this area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

The Cleveland Dam is between the Capilano Suspension bridge and Grouse Mountain. It's a quick and easy stop to park, check out flowers, the water, and to look up at Grouse Mountain. There is a little park that is built in front of the scenic view and the locals were using it to sit and picnic. The park is not... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

After our visit to the Capilano Suspension Bridge we drove up here . Pack a lunch and bring a blanket. Real nice great place to take some pictures and have some lunch with a beautiful view. Look for the green house ! You cant miss it . Have fun here Hope this helps From Chef Paul

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We happened upon this by chance....quite a scenic little spot. There are many picnic tables available so we went back another day and enjoyed a picnic lunch. You can escape the crowds of the capilano suspension bridge here as it is relatively quiet.

Thank bonnie c

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