Family Walks and Hikes of Vancouver’s North Shore

ISBN 9781771604291
Softcover | Publication Date: April 28, 2020
Book Dimensions: 5.5 in x 8.5 in
176 Pages
$20.00 CAD

About the Book

Family Walks and Hikes is an exciting new series of books written specifically for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and abilities. These accurate, attractive guides feature expertly curated routes, informative maps, and colour photographs.

The first book in the Family Walks and Hikes series, to guide families on some of the most enjoyable and accessible adventures in North Vancouver, brings together an inspired collection of comfortable strolls and spectacular hikes for visitors and locals looking for unique, guided wanderings in a number of diverse locations, including:

  • Keats Island Lookout
  • Lighthouse Park
  • Cypress Falls
  • West Van Seawall
  • Yew Lake
  • Capilano Canyon
  • Grouse Mountain
  • Big Cedar and Kennedy Falls
  • Norvan Falls
  • Mystery Lake
  • Dog Mountain

Ranging from charmingly easy to moderately challenging, all of these hikes are accessible from reliable roads and popular staging areas. In addition, each hike is accompanied by a clear, colourful map, step by step directions, and full-colour photographs. Each route includes:

  • detailed directions to trailheads
  • colour maps and photographs
  • seasonal information
  • round-trip distances
  • trail commentary
  • difficulty ratings

About the Author(s)

Harry Crerar has won the Harry Quaich for baggers younger than 16 in the Bagger Challenge every year of its existence. He has climbed most of the North Shore peaks. He loves travel and adventures, whether hiking, on skis or in a kayak or canoe. He, along with David Crerar and Bill Maurer, is a co-author of the bestselling guidebook The Glorious Mountains of Vancouver’s North Shore: A Peakbagger’s Guide. He lives in North Vancouver.