Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

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Description:

Originally in-built 1889, Capilano suspension bridge stretches 450 feet (137m) across and 230 feet (70m) on top of Capilano river. Since then much has been added to the twenty-seven acre park. CLIFFWALK is that the park’s newest attraction – a cantilevered paseo clinging to the granite geological formation high on top of Capilano canon. Treetops journey, seven suspension bridges through the evergreens taking you up to a hundred feet (30m) on top of the forest floor, offers a novel squirrel’s eye perspective of the forest. Guided nature tours, the Kids’ timber explorer program and the Living Forest exhibit enhance this unique rainforest encounter. Get pleasure from seasonal musical diversion and 1st Nations culture. Take photos at the Totem Park and with the Capilano Tramps. High it off with a visit to the gift shop full of quality merchandise from everywhere Canada and nice homemade fudge! Its beat a day’s fun at Capilano suspension bridge Park.

 

Appreciate nature from 3 breathtaking perspectives - Capilano suspension bridge, Treetops journey and therefore the exciting new Cliff walk.

 

The 450 foot (137m) long, 230 foot (70m) high Capilano span has excited guests since 1889. Whereas the wobbly bridge and beautiful location could be a Vancouver landmark, Capilano span Park offers an all-inclusive BC expertise. History, culture and nature are presented in distinctive and thrilling ways in which with knowledgeable employees and instructive collection providing as much, or as little, information as guests want.

 

The new Cliff walk follows a granite precipice on Capilano stream on a labyrinth-like series of narrow cantilevered bridges, stairs and platforms through timber vegetation. With sixteen anchor points within the cliff supporting the structure and 2 glass platforms, Cliff walk isn't for the faint of heart! Interactive exhibits demonstrate the necessity for water conservation.

 

Treetops journey takes guests a hundred feet into the mid-story of a coastal rainforest on seven suspension bridges hooked up to old-growth trees. It’s accessible to guests age two to ninety two. Nature guides offer hourly tours, explaining the importance of a West Coast temperate timber to the system.

 

1890's clothed employees provides diversion, conducts radio-controlled tours through the Story Centre and eco-tours within the rainforest. Guests move with 1st nations employees either at the large House or within the rainforest. Capilano suspension bridge Park has the world's largest non-public assortment of totem poles, together with early 1900's native Coast Salish within the Totem Park and Haida, Tsimsian and Tlingit poles that are lapidarian on-the-spot over the past twenty years in Kia'palano. The a hundred year-old trading post, which retains its early decade mercantile flavour, sells Canadian gifts and pull in reminiscences. Seasonal events like Raptors Ridge birds of prey June to October and canyon Lights in December enhance the various experiences at this year-round destination.

 


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